Blumenthal To Outline Plan To Combat Lyme Disease

U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal is planning to highlight legislation he’s proposed to combat the spread of Lyme disease.


Richard Blumenthal (Douglas Healey/Getty Images)

Blumenthal: Rail Award Falls Short

Connecticut’s $30 million award in federal transportation funding for a planned rail project between New Haven and Springfield, Mass. falls far short of what state leaders were seeking.


Richard Blumenthal (Douglas Healey/Getty Images)

Senator’s Son To Deploy To Afghanistan

The oldest son of U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal is preparing for his first deployment to Afghanistan with his Connecticut-based Marine regiment.


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State Puts Mattress Investigation To Rest

Connecticut’s new attorney general says he’s closing his predecessor’s investigation of the Sleepy’s mattress company because there’s no evidence of a bedbug infestation or violations of state law.


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Temporary Stay Of Deportation For Connnecticut Student

A Mexican college student who won allies in Connecticut’s governor and two U.S. senators as he fought a deportation order has learned he will be allowed to stay for now.


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Blumenthal Named To Armed Services Panel

Freshman Connecticut Senator Richard Blumenthal learns his committee assignments.