Projects designed to cut down on fertilizer runoff, expand bird nesting areas and restore native grasslands are among those selected for funding under a new initiative that encourages conservation partnerships between government and private organizations.
The 114th Congress convenes in Washington Tuesday,
(East Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Democratic Congressman John Larson is holding a community forum in the district tonight. Larson is expected to discuss such hot-button issues as immigration and the federal budget, which await lawmakers […]
By STEPHEN SINGER, Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Fresh off his election to a fourth term, Rep. Jim Himes faced opposition from liberals in his own party who lobbied against the former Goldman Sachs […]
WTIC’s Joe D’Ambrosio spent an hour Monday with Second District Congressional candidate Lori Hopkins Cavanagh.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx is meeting with Connecticut officials to discuss the state’s transportation priorities. Foxx was scheduled to sit down Thursday with Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and members of […]
General Motors CEO Mary Barra has told Washington lawmakers that GM could simultaneously release an internal investigation into a deadly ignition switch problem and its plan to compensate victims.
UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut Republicans have endorsed candidates to challenge the state’s five incumbent, Democratic members of the U.S. House of Representatives. Litchfield real estate developer Mark Greenberg received the party’s backing on Friday, […]
By STEPHEN SINGER Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Four members of Congress are turning up the pressure on Metro-North Railroad, announcing Tuesday they’ve introduced legislation to improve rail safety following two accidents that […]
The Connecticut doctor whose wife and two daughters were killed in a 2007 home invasion says he has decided not to run for Congress.