While teammates were working on their game or their tans, 6-foot-1 UConn junior Byron Jones from New Britain worked during his off months at the state Capitol in Hartford and the U.S. Capitol in Washington D.C., serving as an intern for both Connecticut’s House Majority Leader Joe Aresimowicz and U.S. Rep. Elizabeth Esty.
Men with guns take over the north steps of the State Capitol… for a nonviolent protest of Connecticut’s new gun control law.
Responding to one of the worst massacres in state history, Connecticut lawmakers are expected to pass a package of gun control and other measures, described by supporters as the most comprehensive in the country
Hundreds of gun rights advocates are gathering at the statehouse in Hartford ahead of a vote in the General Assembly on proposed gun-control legislation.
The mother of a child killed in the Dec. 14 school shooting in Newtown says she’s grateful and pleased with the gun control proposal that state lawmakers have unveiled.
Witnesses and spectators interested in attending the Gun Violence Prevention Working Group’s informational hearing at the State Capitol Monday found themselves in a line stretching down the sidewalk, as Capitol Police checked visitors through metal detectors.
Chris Murphy took the oath of office on Thursday to become Connecticut’s newest U.S. senator, replacing the retiring Joe Lieberman.
Connecticut lawmakers are returning to the state Capitol to finish work on the state budget.
Time may be running out to legalize and regulate mixed martial arts matches in Connecticut.
A bill that would make certain Connecticut prisoners ineligible to receive early release credits for participating in rehabilitation and other programs has failed to pass committee vote.