John Fonfara

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John W. Fonfara
Member of the Connecticut Senate
from the 1st district
Assumed office
January 1997
Preceded by William A. DiBella
Constituency Hartford and Wethersfield
Member of the Connecticut House of Representatives
from the 6th district
In office
January 1987 – January 1997
Succeeded by Art Feltman
Personal details
Born (1955-12-01) December 1, 1955 (age 61)
Hartford, Connecticut
Political party Democratic
Residence Hartford, Connecticut

John W. Fonfara is a Democratic member of the Connecticut Senate, representing the 1st district since 1997 and currently serving as the Deputy Majority Leader. His district includes Hartford and Wethersfield. Previously he served in the Connecticut House of Representatives from 1987 through 1997.

Fonfara was born and raised in Hartford, attended the public schools, graduated with a B.A. in political science from the University of Connecticut, and holds an M.A. in Public Policy from Trinity College. He currently resides in Hartford.

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Connecticut House of Representatives
Preceded by
Felix Karsky
Connecticut state representative for the Fourth District
1987–1993
Succeeded by
Edwin Garcia
Preceded by
Edna Negron
Connecticut state representative for the Sixth District
1993–1997
Succeeded by
Art Feltman
Connecticut Senate
Preceded by
William A. DiBella
Connecticut Senator from the First District
1997–present
Succeeded by
incumbent