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Richard Lion

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Richard Lion
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Candidate for
Connecticut House of Representatives, District 9
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
High schoolSmethport High School (1975)
Military service
Service/branchU.S. Air Force
Years of service1975-1995
Date of birthApril 16, 1956
Richard Lion was a 2014 Libertarian candidate for District 9 of the Connecticut House of Representatives. He ran unsuccessfully for District 29 of the Connecticut House of Representatives in 2010 as a Connecticut for Lieberman candidate.


Lion's professional experience includes working as a self-employed photographer. He served in the United States Air Force from 1975 to 1995.[1]



See also: Connecticut House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Connecticut House of Representatives consisted of a primary election on August 12, 2014, and a general election on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was June 10, 2014. Incumbent Jason Rojas was unopposed in the Democratic primary and defeated Richard Lion (L) in the general election.[2][3]

Connecticut House of Representatives District 9, General Election, 2014
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngJason Rojas Incumbent 85.9% 5,054
     Libertarian Richard Lion 14.1% 830
Total Votes 5,884


See also: Connecticut House of Representatives elections, 2010

Lion was uncontested in the August 10 primary. He was defeated by incumbent Antonio Guerrera (D) in the November 2 general election.[4][5]

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