After the Senate voted against advancing gun-control legislation, elected leaders and Newtown families reacted with disappointment.
“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 […]
Repairs to the fire-damaged submarine USS Miami will continue, according to Congressman Joe Courtney,
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.
As Friday’s spending cuts known as “sequestration” approach, Connecticut Congressman Joe Courtney spoke with WTIC’s Ray Dunaway.
Connecticut Congressman Joe Courtney says he still hopes a correction can be issued for DVD release of the film “Lincoln.”
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.
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.
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.
A new housing project for homeless and at-risk veterans is opening in Jewett City.