Several members of Connecticut’s congressional delegation on Friday urged national retailers to take steps to bar guns from their establishments, saying such voluntary efforts could improve public safety and help persuade Congress to pass the gun safety legislation first proposed after the deadly Newtown school shooting.
National Democrats have bought more than $750,000 worth of campaign advertising time to help freshman U.S. Rep. Elizabeth Esty win her first re-election campaign.
The Connecticut doctor whose wife and two daughters were killed in a 2007 home invasion says he has decided not to run for Congress.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Two members of the U.S. House of Representatives from Connecticut and California want the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to distribute a list of frequently asked questions to help […]
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut Rep. Elizabeth Esty is seeking a vote on federal legislation that would expand support for family caregivers of veterans. The Democrat spoke Wednesday on the House of Representatives floor in […]
Three Connecticut lawmakers are urging Congress to expand background checks on would-be gun buyers.
WATERBURY, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut U.S. Rep. Elizabeth Esty has scheduled a roundtable discussion on immigration reform. The 5th Congressional District Democrat has scheduled the event on from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Monday at […]
Fifth District Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty will hold a tele-town hall tonight in the district to discuss the budget. Esty is expected to be joined by Congressman Chris Van Hollen. He is a Democratic Ranking Member […]
The candidates in the state’s most closely watched congressional race clashed over expiring tax cuts and an oil pipeline in their first debate.
The state’s largest labor organization has voted to endorse former state Rep. Elizabeth Esty, who defeated House Speaker Chris Donovan in the Democratic primary.