Blumenthal To Announce Plan To Help Refugee ProcessingConnecticut Sen. Richard Blumenthal is unveiling a plan he says will help speed up the processing of Syrian refugees.
New Safety Requirements Proposed For Cruise Ships The family of a Greenwich man who disappeared during a honeymoon cruise 10 years ago is joining U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal of Connecticut to call for new safety requirements for cruise lines.
Connecticut Gun Permit Law Prompts Federal Legislation
VA Says To Rural Vets They'll Relax "40 Miles Out Rule"The Department of Veterans Affairs said Tuesday it is relaxing a rule that makes it hard for some veterans in rural areas to prove they live at least 40 miles from a VA health site.
Connecticut's Senators Split On Spending Bill Connecticut's two U.S. senators split in the vote on the $1.1 trillion spending bill passed 56-40 Saturday night.
Senator Slams GM For Not Sharing Information In State Woman's DeathSenator Richard Blumenthal says it's "unconscionable" that the family of a Connecticut woman never was told she was killed in a crash believed to have involved a faulty General Motors ignition system.
Connecticut Senator Richard Blumenthal Urges People to Stop Driving GM
Call For Tax Break For Commuters Who Use Public TransitSenator Richard Blumenthal and New Haven Mayor Toni Harp are calling on Congress to extend a federal tax benefit for commuters who use public transportation.
Blumenthal Calls To Remove Energy Drink Logos From Toys U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal is calling on energy drink makers Red Bull and Rockstar to remove toys with the companies' logos from stores nationwide.
Comments By Senator Blumenthal On Justin Eldridge's Death
Blumenthal, Murphy Say State Should Be Able To Recoup Money Lost In ShutdownConnecticut's U.S. Senators they believe much of the money lost to the state during the 18-day federal government shutdown can be recouped.
Murphy, Blumenthal Call For Audit Of Sandy Hook Donations Connecticut's U.S. senators called Friday for an independent audit of more than $11 million in donations received in response to the Newtown school shooting to determine what donors wanted done with the money.