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Matt Lesser

Matt
Lesser

Connecticut Senate District 9
Democrat
860.240.0511
  • District Towns
    Cromwell, Middletown, Newington, Rocky Hill, Wethersfield
  • Committees
    Human Services, Insurance and Real Estate, Appropriations, Energy and Technology, Judiciary, Labor and Public Employees
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  • Website
  • Capitol Phone
  • Hometown
    Middletown
  • Other Phone
  • Government Experience
    HOUSE, 2009-18, Assistant Majority Leader (2013); SENATE, 2019-present, Deputy Majority Leader (2019-present)
  • Community Experience
    Member, Middletown Planning and Zoning Commission, 2007; state director, CT Young Elected Officials Network; board member, Oddfellows Children's Playhouse; board member, Middlesex County Substance Abuse Action Council
  • Occupation
    Nonprofit executive
  • Education
    Wesleyan University
  • Birthplace
    Washington, D.C.

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