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Joe Courtney (Photo/Douglas Healey/Getty Images)

Cong. Courtney On Compromise

Congressman Courtney tonight voted in favor of a long-delayed, bipartisan measure to end the 16 day Federal Government shutdown and raise the nation’s debt ceiling through early February. “This pointless government shutdown, driven by an […]

10/17/2013

Connecticut Senators Blumenthal, Murphy, Sandy Hook family members (Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Connecticut Reactions To The Senate Vote

After the Senate voted against advancing gun-control legislation, elected leaders and Newtown families reacted with disappointment.

04/17/2013

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Congressman Joe Courtney On Senate Vote

“As Mark Barden, one of the Newtown parents who has made gun safety and school security his mission, said after today’s vote: ‘Our hearts are broken. Our spirits are not.’ These parents and family members […]

04/17/2013

(Photo courtesy WBZ-TV)

Courtney: Sub ‘Miami’ Won’t Be Scrapped

Repairs to the fire-damaged submarine USS Miami will continue, according to Congressman Joe Courtney,

04/12/2013

Air Traffic Control Tower (Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Sequester Will Close Towers At Six Airports In State

Members of the Connecticut Congressional delegation say the budget cuts required by the sequester which took effect Friday will mean closing of six air traffic control towers in Connecticut in a month.

03/06/2013

File photo of Rep. Joe Courtney, center, of Connecticut. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Courtney Talks “Sequester” With Ray Dunaway

As Friday’s spending cuts known as “sequestration” approach, Connecticut Congressman Joe Courtney spoke with WTIC’s Ray Dunaway.

02/27/2013

Steven Spielberg, Tony Kushner (Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Courtney: “Lincoln” Writer Admits Error On State Vote

Connecticut Congressman Joe Courtney says he still hopes a correction can be issued for DVD release of the film “Lincoln.”

02/08/2013

Steven Spielberg (Carlos Alvarez/Getty Images)

Courtney Asks Spielberg For Correction

Second District Congressman Joe Courtney has written Steven Spielberg, pointing out an inaccuracy in his film “Lincoln,” and asking for a correction when the film is released to DVD.

02/05/2013

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Parts From Decommissioned Sub Memphis To Be Used For Repair Of Miami

U.S. Rep. Joe Courtney says the Navy will use a submarine that was recently taken out of commission for spare parts as it repairs a fire-damaged sub at a Maine shipyard.

10/02/2012

Connecticut Public Figures On Jim Calhoun

Connecticut public officials Thursday paid tribute to retiring UConn Men’s Basketball Coach Jim Cahoun and offered their support for the new coach Kevin Ollie. Click here for a sampling.

09/13/2012

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