Senators

State Senator Kevin Kelly

State Senator Kevin Kelly

Senate Republican Leader

2021-2022 Committees: Aging Committee (Ranking Member), Executive & Legislative Nominations Committee, Legislative Management Committee (Ranking Member)

Towns represented: Monroe, Seymour, Shelton, Stratford

Latest news: CT Senate Republicans offer “A Better Way” for struggling middle class families.

State Senator Paul Formica

State Senator Paul Formica

Senate Republican Leader Pro Tempore

2021-2022 Committees: Energy & Technology Committee (Ranking Member), Executive & Legislative Nominations Committee (Ranking Member), Finance, Revenue & Bonding Committee

Towns represented: Bozrah, East Lyme, Montville, New London, Old Lyme, Old Saybrook, Salem, Waterford

Latest news: More affordable health insurance? CT Senate Republicans have a plan.

State Senator Eric Berthel

State Senator Eric Berthel

Deputy Senate Republican Leader

2021-2022 Committees: Banking Committee (Ranking Member), Education Committee (Ranking Member), Human Services Committee (Ranking Member), Veterans’ Affairs Committee

Towns represented: Bethlehem, Bridgewater, Middlebury, Oxford, Roxbury, Seymour, Southbury, Washington, Watertown, Woodbury

Latest news: Sen. Berthel on WATR’s Talk of the Town with host Steve Noxon, 2/25/21

State Senator Dan Champagne

Assistant Senate Republican Leader

2021-2022 Committees: Education Committee, Planning & Development Committee, Judiciary Committee, Public Safety & Security Committee (Ranking Member)

Towns represented: Ashford, Chaplin, Coventry, Eastford, Ellington, Hampton, Pomfret, Stafford, Tolland, Union, Vernon, Willington, Woodstock

Latest news: Connecticut chiefs, legislators seek delay in police use of force policy included in sweeping accountability law passed last summer [Hartford Courant]

State Senator Paul Cicarella

Senate Republican Whip

Committees: Appropriations Committee, Housing Committee (Ranking Member), Public Safety & Security Committee, Veterans' Affairs Committee (Ranking Member)

Towns represented: Durham, East Haven, North Haven, Wallingford

Latest news: (Watch) Sen. Cicarella Update: A Busy Week in the District

State Senator Tony Hwang

State Senator Tony Hwang

Deputy Senate Republican Leader

2021-2022 Committees: Finance, Revenue & Bonding Committee, Insurance & Real Estate Committee (Ranking Member), Planning & Development Committee (Ranking Member), Public Health Committee (Ranking Member)

Towns represented: Easton, Fairfield, Newtown, Weston, Westport

Latest news: More affordable health insurance? CT Senate Republicans have a plan.

State Senator John A. Kissel

State Senator John A. Kissel

Chief Deputy Senate Republican Leader

2021-2022 Committees: General Law Committee, Judiciary Committee (Ranking Member), Regulation Review Committee (Ranking Member), Transportation Committee

Towns represented: East Granby, Enfield, Granby, Somers, Suffield, Windsor, Windsor Locks

Latest news: Kissel Announces $25,000 Grant from James M. Cox Foundation for Enfield Loaves & Fishes

State Senator Henri Martin

State Senator Henri Martin

Deputy Senate Republican Leader

2021-2022 Committees: Committee on Children (Ranking Member), Commerce Committee (Ranking Member), Finance, Revenue & Bonding Committee (Ranking Member), Transportation Committee

Towns represented: Bristol, Harwinton, Plainville, Plymouth, Thomaston

Latest news: Martin, Somers: CT Driving Tax Proposal “Should Be Permanently Parked”

State Senator Craig Miner

State Senator Craig Miner

Chief Deputy Senate Republican Leader

2021-2022 Committees: Appropriations Committee (Ranking Member), Environment Committee (Ranking Member), Regulation Review Committee, Screening Chairman

Towns represented: Brookfield, Canaan, Cornwall, Goshen, Kent, Litchfield, Morris, New Milford, North Canaan, Salisbury, Sharon, Torrington, Warren, Winchester

Latest news: How to View Committee Meetings and Submit Testimony: 2021 Legislative Session

State Senator Rob Sampson

Assistant Senate Republican Leader

2021-2022 Committees: Commerce Committee, Government Administration & Elections Committee (Ranking Member), Judiciary Committee, Labor & Public Employees Committee (Ranking Member)

Towns represented: Cheshire, Prospect, Southington, Wolcott, Waterbury

Latest news: Feb 24 2021 CT House Vote on Data Centers

State Senator Heather Somers

State Senator Heather Somers

Deputy Senate Republican Leader

2021-2022 Committees: Appropriations Committee, Executive & Legislative Nominations Committee, Public Health Committee (Ranking Member), Transportation Committee (Ranking Member)

Towns represented: Griswold, Groton, North Stonington, Plainfield, Preston, Sterling, Stonington, Voluntown

Latest news: Why were more than 1500 people not able to express their opinions in person on the bill to eliminate the religious exemption for children’s vaccinations?

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State Senator Kevin Witkos

Chief Deputy Senate Republican Leader

2021-2022 Committees: Finance, Revenue & Bonding Committee, General Law Committee (Ranking Member), Higher Education & Employment Committee (Ranking Member), Internship Committee (Ranking Member)

Towns represented: Avon, Barkhamsted, Canton, Colebrook, Granby, Hartland, Harwinton, New Hartford, Norfolk, Simsbury, Torrington

Latest news: Senator Witkos Urges Support of Restaurant Industry