Connecticut's 3rd congressional district
Connecticut's 3rd congressional district is located in the south central portion of the state along the Long Island Sound. Millford, Orange, Branford, Guillford, Durham, Middletown, Wallingford, Hamden, Seymour, Naugatuck, Bethany, and Prospect counties are included in the new district boundaries. 
The district previously included the city of New Haven and its suburbs, as well as surrounding areas.
The current representative of the 3rd congressional district is Rosa DeLauro (D).
|U.S. House, Connecticut, District 3 General Election, 2012|
|Democrat||Rosa L. DeLauro Incumbent||74.7%||217,573|
|Source: Connecticut Secretary of State "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"|
On November 2, 2010, Rosa DeLauro won re-election to the United States House of Representatives. She defeated Jerry Labriola, Jr.(R), Charles A. Pillsbury (G), and Boaz Itshaky (I) in the general election.
- See also: Redistricting in Connecticut
In 2011, the Connecticut State Legislature re-drew the Congressional districts based on updated population information from the 2010 census.