GOP Eyes Popular Tax Breaks To Finance OverhaulRepublicans straining to find about $1 trillion to finance sweeping tax cuts are homing in on two popular deductions that are woven into the nation's fiscal fabric.
Connecticut Among 15 States Suing Trump Administration Over Ending DACAFifteen states and the District of Columbia on sued Wednesday to block President Donald Trump's plan to end a program protecting young immigrants from deportation — an act Washington state's attorney general called "a dark time for our country."
Malloy, New England Governors Set To Talk Trade With CanadiansNew England governors and Eastern Canadian premiers are talking about Canadian-U.S. trade relations days after President Donald Trump threatened to abandon the North American Free Trade Agreement.
Hartford Mayor Criticizes Trump Plan To Cut Teen Pregnancy Prevention ProgramMembers of the state's congressional delegation and Hartford's mayor are criticizing the Trump administration and its efforts to eliminate a federal grant that funds teen pregnancy prevention programs.
CT Delegates Call For Extension Of Obamacare Cost Sharing ReductionsConnecticut's entire congressional delegation has signed a letter to Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price, urging the Trump administration to continue cost sharing reductions under the Affordable Care Act through next year.
New Haven Ministers Rally Against White Nationalists, Hate GroupsMinisters from New Haven on Wednesday denounced the violence of white nationalists, the KKK, and Neo-Nazis in Charlottesville.
Malloy On Trump Over Charlottesville Comments: '[He] Was Out Of His Mind'At a rally in Stamford, Governor Dannel P. Malloy did not mince words when asked what he thought about President Trump's contention that the deadly violence at the White Supremacist rally in Charlottesville was the fault of both sides.
United Technologies CEO Greg Hayes Among Those Who Quit Trump Business CouncilUnited Technologies C.E.O. Greg Hayes was among the executives who resigned from President Trump's business council following the president's remarks blaming both sides for the deadly violence at the white supremacist rally in Charlottesville.
Several Vigils Held In Connecticut After Violent White Supremacist RallySeveral vigils were held in Connecticut following violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, during a white supremacist rally.
Blumenthal Targets Trump, ICE In Defense Of Meriden RefugeeSupporters of a Meriden man who was ordered by Immigration and Customs Enforcement to fly back to his native Ecuador rallied outside the New Haven church where Marco Reyes has taken refuge, and were joined by Sen. Richard Blumenthal.
44 States Deny Certain Information To Trump's Voter Fraud CommissionForty-four states and the District of Columbia have refused to provide certain voter information to President Trump's election integrity commission, CNN first reported.
Blumenthal-organized Congressional Democrats Sue Trump Over Foreign Payments"The framers gave Congress a unique role, a unique right and responsibility," said Sen. Richard Blumenthal, a Connecticut Democrat who helped organize the lawsuit.