Paul Robert Doyle Edit Profile
Student, University College Galway, Ireland. Student, University Notre Dame Law School, London. Bachelor in History, Colby College, Waterville, Maine.
Juris Doctor, University Connecticut School Law.
Doyle, a Democrat, has been a state senator from Connecticut since 2007. A resident of Wethersfield, Doyle represents the southern suburbs of Hartford in the Connecticut Senate, including the towns of Cromwell, Middletown, Newington, Rocky Hill, and Wethersfield. Doyle was born in Hartford and received a B.A. in History from Colby College and his Juris Doctorate from the University of Connecticut.
Prior to being elected in the Connecticut Senate, Doyle served on the Wethersfield Town Council and as a Connecticut State Representative. Doyle often votes independently of his party. He was one of three Democrats to support Governor M. Jodi Rell's plan for a Three Strikes Law against career violent criminals.
He was one of two Democrats to oppose the 2011 transgender rights bill, and was the only Democrat to vote against the New Britain–Hartford Busway.
Member Town Council, Wethersfield, Connecticut, 1990-1994.