Jim Shapiro

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Jim Shapiro
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Connecticut House of Representatives District 144
Former member
Term in office began
Term in office ended
Political party Democratic
Profession Director of Legal Affairs, Barnes and Noble Inc
Jim Shapiro was a Democratic member of the Connecticut House of Representatives, representing the 144th District from 2005 to 2011. He is also a city councilman.

Shapiro works as Director of Legal Affairs for Barnes and Noble Incorporated. He has been Director of Legal Affairs for W-Technologies, Corporate Counsel with Pitney Bancs, an Associate with Day, Berry & Howard, and a guest lecturer in Government/Public Policy at the University of Connecticut Stamford Branch.

Shapiro is a member of the Domestic Violence Crisis Center Advisory Board, Truglia Thumbelina Fund Advisory Board, Stamford Center for the Arts Board, Stamford Emergency Medical Services Board, Stamford Senior Services Board, University of Connecticut Community Board, and University of Connecticut, Stamford Branch Advisory Board.[1]

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On November 4, 2008, Shapiro won re-election to the Connecticut House of Representatives from Connecticut's 144th District, defeating Richard Duffee (write-in). Shapiro received 6,811 votes in the election while Duffee received 2 votes.[2] Shapiro raised $9,086 for his campaign.[3]

Connecticut House of Representatives, District 144
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png James Shapiro (D) 6,811
Richard Duffee (write-in) 2

Campaign donors

Listed below is the largest contributor to Jim Shapiro's 2008 campaign.

Donor Amount
Public Fund $8,390

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Political offices
Preceded by
Connecticut State House District 144
Succeeded by
Michael Molgano