Senator Stephen Harding

Senate Republican Leader

2023-2024 Committees: Environment (Ranking Member), Education (Member), Finance (Member), Judiciary (Member)

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

Latest news: Sens. Harding & Sampson: State Taxpayer $$ Intertwined in Bridgeport Ballot “canvassing” Raises New Questions

State Senator Henri Martin

Senator Henri Martin

Senate Republican Leader Pro Tempore

2023-2024 Committees: Commerce (Ranking Member), Finance (Ranking Member), Executive & Legislative Nominations (Member), Transportation (Member)

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

Latest news: Upcoming Railroad Crossing Safety Improvement Project on Route 6 in Bristol

State Senator Eric Berthel

Senator Eric Berthel

Chief Deputy Republican Leader

2023-2024 Committees: Appropriations (Ranking Member), Banks (Ranking Member), Education (Ranking Member), Internship (Chair)

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

Latest news: ‘Farmers One-of-a-Kind Market’ | Waterbury Rep-Am

Senator Paul Cicarella

Caucus Chair for Operations

2023-2024 Committees: General Law (Ranking Member), Public Safety (Ranking Member), Regulation Review (Member), Veterans' Affairs (Member)

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

Latest news: Join Me in North Haven: Pizza & Policy on July 25


Senator Ryan Fazio

Caucus Chair for Policy

2023-2024 Committees: Energy & Technology (Ranking Member), Planning & Development (Ranking Member), Finance (Member), Transportation (Member)

Towns represented: Greenwich, New Canaan, Stamford

Latest news: On WICC, Sen. Fazio Raises Questions About the Lengthy Delays on Metro-North and Why the Breakdown of Communication Demands Answers and Solutions

State Senator Tony Hwang

Senator Tony Hwang

Chief Deputy Republican Leader

2023-2024 Committees: Insurance & Real Estate (Ranking Member), Transportation (Ranking Member), Finance (Member), Planning & Development (Member)

Towns represented: Bethel, Easton, Fairfield, Newtown

Latest news: Senator Hwang Statement on AT&T Data Breach

State Senator Kevin Kelly

Senator Kevin Kelly

Leader Emeritus

2023-2024 Committees: Higher Education (Ranking Member), Legislative Management (Ranking Member), Executive & Legislative Nominations (Member), Regulation Review (Member)

Towns represented: Monroe, Seymour, Shelton, Stratford

Latest news: Celebrating Shelton! At the Plaza Diner, Sen. Kelly Joined Melissa from WICC and Mayor Lauretti to Spotlight Shelton’s Many Successes

State Senator John A. Kissel

Senator John A. Kissel

Chief Deputy Republican Leader

2023-2024 Committees: Judiciary (Ranking Member), Regulation Review (Chair), General Law (Member)

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

Latest news: Senator John A. Kissel and Representative Carol Hall Applaud State Education Funding Enhancement for Enfield

Senator Rob Sampson

Chief Deputy Republican Leader

2023-2024 Committees: Government Administration & Elections (Ranking Member), Housing (Ranking Member), Labor (Ranking Member), Judiciary (Member)

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

Latest news: Sens. Harding & Sampson: State Taxpayer $$ Intertwined in Bridgeport Ballot “canvassing” Raises New Questions

State Senator Heather Somers

Senator Heather Somers

Chief Deputy Republican Leader

2023-2024 Committees: Executive & Legislative Nominations (Ranking Member), Public Health (Ranking Member), Appropriations (Member), Commerce (Member)

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

Latest news: Scheduled Routine Maintenance on Mystic Drawbridge


Senator Jeff Gordon

Deputy Republican Leader

2023-2024 Committees: Veterans' Affairs (Ranking Member), Appropriations (Member), Public Health (Member), Public Safety (Member)

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

Latest news: Sen. Gordon on Trump Assassination Attempt: “Sickening. Violence has no place in political discourse”


Senator Lisa Seminara

Deputy Republican Leader

2023-2024 Committees: Aging (Ranking Member), Children (Ranking Member), Human Services (Ranking Member), Education (Member)

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

Latest news: Sen. Seminara Statement on Attempted Assassination of Former President Trump