Deborah Heinrich

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Deborah Heinrich
Deborah Heinrich.jpg
Connecticut House of Representatives District 101
Former member
Term in office began
Term in office ended
Political party Democratic
Profession Owner, Childbirth Education for Thinking Women
Deborah Heinrich was a Democratic member of the Connecticut House of Representatives, representing the 101st District from 2005 to 2011. Heinrich resigned to serve as an advocate for social service agencies.[1] A special election will be held February 22 to elect a replacement.[2]

Heinrich is the Owner of Childbirth Education for Thinking Women. She has been a Professor at Agnes Scott College, small business owner, and served on the Madison Democratic Committee Town Committee.

She is a member of the Madison Chamber of Commerce, Madison Land Conservation Trust Board of Directors, American Civil Liberties Union, Friends of Hammonassett, Friends of Scranton Library, Guilford Women and Family Life Center Board of Directors, and the Shoreline Greenway Trail Association.[3]

Committee assignments

Prior to leaving the house, Heinrich served on the following committees:



See also: Connecticut House of Representatives elections, 2010

Heinrich ran for re-election to the 101st District seat in 2010. She defeated J. Scott Scherban (R) in the November 2 general election.

Connecticut House of Representatives, District 101 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Deborah Heinrich (D) 5,782
J. Scott Scherban (R) 4,739


On November 4, 2008, Heinrich won re-election to the Connecticut House of Representatives from Connecticut's 101st District, defeating Jeanne Stevens (R). Heinrich received 8,080 votes in the election while Stevens received 4,970 votes.[4] Heinrich raised $43,263 for her campaign; Stevens raised $30,362.[5]

Connecticut House of Representatives, District 101
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Deborah Heinrich (D) 8,080
Jeanne Stevens (R) 4,970

Campaign donors

Listed below are the two largest contributors to Deborah Heinrich's 2008 campaign.

Donor Amount
Public Fund $33,154
Public Fund $1,080

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Political offices
Preceded by
Connecticut State House District 101
Succeeded by
Noreen Kokoruda (R)