Bliss graduated with his Associate's Degree from Los Angeles Valley College in 1964. Bliss later graduated from University of California-Riverside with his Bachelor's degree in 1968 and his Master's degree in 1971. Bliss earned two doctoral degrees from the University of California-Berkeley.
Bliss is a also a career services adviser for Southern Maine University in addition to being a Senator.
Bliss serves on these committees:
Bliss represents Maine Senate District 7. District 7 includes a portion of Cumberland County.
Lawrence is married to his partner Nolan McCoy. They have three children and reside in South Portland, Maine.
- Biography from the Maine Senate website
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Sen. Bliss's Senate website