Christopher Caruso

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Christopher Caruso
Christopher Caruso.jpg
Connecticut House of Representatives District 126
Former representative
Term in office began
Term in office ended
Political party Democratic
Profession Legislator
Christopher Caruso was a Democratic member of the Connecticut House of Representatives, representing the 126th District from 1991 to 2011. Caruso resigned to serve on Governor Dan Malloy's housing, urban initiatives, and smart growth.[1] A special election was held February 22 to elect a replacement.[2] Prior to leaving the house, he served as the Deputy Majority Caucus Chair.

Caruso has served on the Bridgeport Democratic Town Committee since 1981 and was Town Chair from 1986-1988.[3]

Committee assignments

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



See also: Connecticut House of Representatives elections, 2010

Caruso ran for re-election to the 126th District seat in 2010. Caruso ran unopposed in the primary and general election.


On November 4, 2008, Caruso won re-election to the Connecticut House of Representatives from Connecticut's 126th District, defeating Joseph Minutolo (R). Caruso received 7,198 votes in the election while Minutolo received 781 votes.[4] Caruso raised $57,540 for his campaign.[5]

Connecticut House of Representatives, District 126
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Christopher Caruso (D and WF) 7,198
Joseph Minutolo (R) 781

Campaign donors

Listed below is the largest contributor to Christopher Caruso's 2008 campaign.

Donor Amount
Public Fund $50,000

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Political offices
Preceded by
Connecticut State House District 126
Succeeded by
Charlie Stallworth (D)