Kevin Sullivan (politician)

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Kevin B. Sullivan
86th Lieutenant Governor of Connecticut
In office
July 1, 2004 – January 3, 2007
GovernorJodi Rell
Preceded byJodi Rell
Succeeded byMichael Fedele
President pro tempore of the Connecticut Senate
In office
January 8, 1997 – July 1, 2004
Preceded byM. Adela Eads
Succeeded byDonald E. Williams
Connecticut Senator
In office
January 7, 1987 – July 1, 2004
Succeeded byJonathan Harris
Personal details
Born (1949-08-20) August 20, 1949 (age 70)
Political partyDemocratic
Spouse(s)Dr. Carolyn Thornberry
Alma mater

Kevin B. Sullivan (born August 20, 1949) is a Democrat, was the 86th Lieutenant Governor of Connecticut, from 2004 to 2007. He was elected to the Connecticut State Senate in 1986 and served as Senate President Pro Tempore from 1997 to 2004.


Prior to his election to the State Senate, he was mayor of West Hartford, Connecticut, serving on the Town Council for five years.

Lieutenant Governor[edit]

Upon Governor John G. Rowland's resignation and imprisonment, Lieutenant Governor M. Jodi Rell became governor. Sullivan, as the Senate president pro tempore, succeeded to the office of lieutenant governor in 2004.


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Political offices
Preceded by
Jodi Rell
Lieutenant Governor of Connecticut
2004 - 2007
Succeeded by
Michael Fedele