BLUMENTHAL, Richard, a Senator from Connecticut; born in Brooklyn, N.Y., February 13, 1946; graduated Harvard University, B.A., 1967; attended Cambridge University, 1967-1968; graduated Yale University, J.D., 1973; editor-in-chief of the Yale Law Journal; served in the United States Marine Corps Reserves 1970-1976; White House aide 1969-1970; law clerk to United States Supreme Court Justice Harry A. Blackmun 1974-1975; administrative assistant to Senator Abraham Ribicoff 1975-1976; United States Attorney for Connecticut 1977-1981; lawyer; member of the Connecticut state house of representatives 1984-1987; member of the Connecticut state senate 1987-1990; attorney general of Connecticut 1991-2010; elected as a Democrat to the United States Senate in 2010; reelected in 2016 for the term ending January 3, 2023.
|Transportation and Safety||Member||Senate|
|Surface Transportation and Merchant Marine Infrastructure, Safety and Security||Senate|
|Science, Oceans, Fisheries, and Weather||Member||Senate|
|Oversight, Agency Action, Federal Rights and Federal Courts||Ranking||Senate|
|Oceans, Atmosphere, Fisheries, and Coast Guard||Senate|
|Manufacturing, Trade, and Consumer Protection||Ranking||Senate|
|Capitol||706 Hart Senate Office Building Washington DC 20510|