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Brendan Sharkey

Democratic — Representative — District 88
Available Terms:
  • 2011-2012
  • 2013-2014
  • 2015-2016

Brendan Sharkey represents House District 88 in the Connecticut House, is a member of one committee, and is the primary sponsor of 300 bills.

2000 34795.0
2002 11375.0
2004 4955.0
2006 3415.0
2008 3530.01
2010 5115.0

For detailed campaign finance information visit Influence Explorer. Figures via the National Institute on Money in State Politics.

  • Capitol Office:

    Legislative Office Building
    Room 4105
    Hartford, CT 06106
    Phone: 860-240-8500
  • District Office:

    600 Mount Carmel Avenue
    Hamden, CT 06518
    Phone: 203-281-4647



News and Blog Coverage

Have you seen this excellent editorial?

(As the Ranking Republican Senator on the legislature’s Appropriations Committee who helped draft the Republicans’ alternative state budget plan, I hope you will read and share the editorial below. Please contact me at Rob.Kane@cga.ct.gov, and learn more about our Pathway to Sustainability at www.SenatorKane.com – thank you!) GOP budget state’s ...

Democrats ignore GOP budget plan at their peril [The Day Editorial]

The Day In responding to a proposal by the minority Republican Party, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy set the right tone in offering to negotiate. The Senate leader shows no such inclination, unfortunately. That Republican proposal showed a serious attempt to grapple with the $930-million deficit projected for the fiscal year ...

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Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

  • SJ 46

    Resolution Convening The General Assembly In Special Session.

  • HJ 177

    Resolution Expressing Sympathy On The Death Of Representative Terry Backer.

  • HJ 171

    Resolution Expressing Sympathy On The Death Of John Lescoe, Jr.

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  • SJ 45

    Resolution To Amend The Joint Rules Of The Senate And The House Of Representatives.

  • SB 474

    An Act Making Adjustments To The State Budget For The Biennium Ending June 30, 2017.

  • HR 6

    Resolution Supporting The Reunification Of Ireland.

Recent Votes

HB 5546

House Roll Call Vote 308 AS AMENDED

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 14596.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 63.0
SB 72

House Roll Call Vote 309

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 12884.0
•••No: 1711.0
•••Other: 63.0
SB 179

House Roll Call Vote 291 CONSENT CALENDAR

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 14898.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 31.0
SB 262

House Roll Call Vote 291 CONSENT CALENDAR

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 14898.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 31.0
SB 182

House Roll Call Vote 299 CONSENT CALENDAR

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 14797.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 42.0
SB 463

House Roll Call Vote 291 CONSENT CALENDAR

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 14898.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 31.0
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