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Sen. Patrick Leahy (D-VT)

Senator for Vermont, Democrat

Patrick J. Leahy


Home town: Middlesex
Born: March 31, 1940
Born in: Montpelier, VT
Occupation: Attorney
Religion: Catholic
Marital status: M
Spouse: Marcelle
Previous political experience: Chittendon Co. State's Attorney, 1966-75
Elected in year: 1974
Next election in year: 2022
Education: JD Georgetown Univ., 1964
Ethnicity: Caucasian


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Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry

  • Conservation, Forestry and Natural Resources
  • Livestock, Marketing and Agriculture Security
  • Nutrition, Agricultural Research, and Specialty Crops


  • Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies
  • Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies
  • Defense
  • Homeland Security
  • Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies
  • State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs

Joint Committee on the Library


  • Antitrust, Competition Policy and Consumer Rights
  • Border Security and Immigration
  • Oversight, Agency Action, Federal Rights and Federal Courts
  • Privacy, Technology and the Law

Rules and Administration


Washington, D.C. Office:

437 Russell Senate Office Building
Washington, DC 20510
Phone: 202-224-4242
Fax: (202) 224-3479

Burlington Office:

199 Main Street, 4th Floor
Burlington, VT 05401
Phone: 802-863-2525
Fax: (802) 658-1009

Montpelier Office:

87 State Street, Room 338
Montpelier, VT 05602
Phone: 802-229-0569
Fax: (802) 229-1915