Senator Richard Blumenthal

Senior Senator from Connecticut, Democrat

Top Industries
#IndustryYr AmountCareer Amount
1Lawyers/Law Firms$712,526$712,526
2Securities & Investment$609,297$609,297
3Retired$553,441$553,441
4Real Estate$486,205$486,205
5Health Professionals$262,389$262,389
6TV/Movies/Music$231,241$231,241
7Leadership PACs$210,400$210,400
8Misc Finance$168,600$168,600
9Lobbyists$166,000$166,000
10Education$165,800$165,800
44Telecom Services & Equipment$20,150$20,150
45Telephone Utilities$18,000$18,000
Top Donors 2014
#DonorYr AmountCareer Amount
1Cablevision Systems$61,900$61,900
2State of Connecticut$38,850$38,850
3Yale University$38,500$38,500
4Boies, Schiller & Flexner$35,150$35,150
5General Electric$31,475$31,475
6Belfer Management$28,800$28,800
7DISH Network$25,000$25,000
8Cravath, Swaine & Moore$24,699$24,699
9Early, Ludwick et al$23,449$23,449
10Tudor Investment$21,800$21,800

Bio Information


BLUMENTHAL, Richard, (1946 - ) Senate Years of Service: 2011- Party: Democrat 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 for the term ending January 3, 2017.

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