FAIRFIELD, Conn. -- Sacred Heart University will host U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal at its annual celebration of the signing of the U.S. Constitution.
This free talk will take place at 9 a.m. Friday in University Commons in Fairfield.
In addition to campus events highlighting the national anniversary, Blumenthal will deliver a public address on the centrality of the U.S. Constitution to Americans’ freedom and form of government.
Blumenthal served five terms as Connecticut’s attorney general before being elected to the U.S. Senate in 2010.
A graduate of Harvard College and Yale Law School, Blumenthal served in the U.S. Marine Corps Reserves from 1970 to 1986 and was honorably discharged with the rank of sergeant.
In 1977, he became the U.S. attorney for Connecticut, was elected to the Connecticut House of Representatives in 1984 and served in the Connecticut State Senate from 1987 to 1990.
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