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Richard Blumenthal is a Democratic member of the United States Senate, representing the State of Connecticut, since 2011. He was attorney general for Connecticut prior to election to Congress, holding that position since 1991.
Positions, record and controversies
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Money in politics
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|Top Contributors to during the 2010 Election Cycle|
|Donor||Amount (US Dollars)|
|Yale University||$ 38,250|
|State of Connecticut||$ 35,300|
|Boies, Schiller & Flexner||$ 35,150|
|Cablevision Systems||$ 31,800|
|General Electric||$ 30,475|
|Belfer Management||$ 28,800|
|Cravath, Swaine & Moore||$ 24,699|
|Early, Ludwick et al||$ 23,449|
|Tudor Investment||$ 21,800|
|Charmer Sunbelt Group||$ 20,700|
|Source: The Center for Responsive Politics' www.OpenSecrets.org site.|
Note: Contributions are not from the organizations themselves, but are rather from
the organization's PAC, employees or owners. Totals include subsidiaries and affiliates.
|Links to more campaign contribution information for Richard Blumenthal
from the Center for Responsive Politics' OpenSecrets.org site.
|Fundraising profile:||2008 election cycle||Career totals|
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- Revolving door profile for Richard Blumenthal from the Center for Responsive Politics' OpenSecrets.org website.
- 2006 privately funded travel profile for Richard Blumenthal from the Center for Responsive Politics' OpenSecrets.org website.
- Personal finance profile for Richard Blumenthal from the Center for Responsive Politics' OpenSecrets.org website.
Committees and affiliations
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