Senate Majority Leader
Bob Duff has served as state senator for his hometown of Norwalk, CT since his election in 2004. As a real estate professional, Bob has relayed his commercial expertise into his role as a successful legislator. He proactively supported the creation of a package of assistance programs and reforms to reduce the number of home foreclosures in the state amid the 2008 housing crisis. Bob is also a leading advocate for energy conservation, planning, historic preservation, consumer protection, and transportation.
As co-chair of the Appropriations Committee’s Results-based Accountability Subcommittee, Bob is at the helm of an exciting new initiative, applying a proven method of analysis to the state’s budget process. It rewards programs that meet specific goals and axes those that don’t live up to their promises. Considerable waste has been eliminated saving taxpayers millions of dollars.