James Field Spallone

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James Field Spallone
James Field Spallone.jpg
Connecticut House of Representatives District 36
Former member
Term in office began
Term in office ended
Political party Democratic
Profession Attorney
James Field Spallone was a Democratic member of the Connecticut House of Representatives, representing the 36th District from 2001 to 2010. Spallone resigned to serve as Deputy Secretary of State.[1] A special election will be held February 22 to elect a replacement.[2]

He is a former Assistant Majority Leader.

Spallone is an Attorney with the Law Office of James Field Spallone, Limited Liability Company. He previously served as an attorney with Gould, Larson, Bennet, Wells, and McDonnell (2003-2008), Waller, Smith, and Palmer (1998-2003), and McNerney, Fitzgerald, and Tiernan (1993-1997).

Spallone is a member of the Southeastern Connecticut Committee on Foreign Relations, Essex Democratic Town Committee, Rhode Island Bar Association, American Bar Association, Middlesex County Bar Association, New London and Middlesex County Bar Association, Connecticut Bar Association, and is Director of the Block Island Club.[3]

He is also a candidate for Connecticut Secretary of State in the 2010 election. He ran in the Democratic Party primary for the seat that is currently occupied by Democrat Susan Bysiewicz, who has chosen to run for state attorney general.

Committee assignments

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



See also: Connecticut House of Representatives elections, 2010

Spallone ran for re-election to the 36th District seat in 2010. He defeated Chet Harris (R) in the November 2 general election.

Connecticut House of Representatives, District 36 General Election (2010)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png James Field Spallone (D) 6,055
Chet Harris (R) 4,332


On November 4, 2008, Spallone won re-election to the Connecticut House of Representatives from Connecticut's 36th District, defeating Nelson Struck (R). Spallone received 8,710 votes in the election while Struck received 4,093 votes.[4] Spallone raised $30,932 for his campaign; Struck raised $2,490.[5]

Connecticut House of Representatives, District 36
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png James Field Spallone (D) 8,710
Nelson Struck (R) 4,093

Campaign donors

Listed below is the largest contributor to James Field Spallone's 2008 campaign.

Donor Amount
Public Fund $24,990

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Political offices
Preceded by
Connecticut State House District 36
Succeeded by
Phil Miller (D)