Elizabeth Esty: 'Unspeakable' That Congress Would Expand Gun Owner Rights In BillThe House has approved a Republican bill making it easier for gun owners to legally carry concealed weapons across state lines.
Officials To Hold Forum On Fighting Opioid And Heroin AbuseConnecticut officials have scheduled a community forum to discuss how to fight the growing problem of opioid and heroin abuse in the state.
Malloy, Esty To Attend Obama Gun Violence AnnouncementConnecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy will be on hand when President Barack Obama officially announces his executive action requiring all gun sellers to register as dealers, and other measures to curb gun violence.
Other Races Sort Out; Governor Still Too Close To CallWhile Democrats held onto several congressional and statewide seats Tuesday, it remained unclear whether the state's top Democrat, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy, would win a second term.
Shadow Of Rowland Trial Over 5th District Congressional RaceThe corruption trial that led to last week's conviction of a former Connecticut governor is reverberating in the Fifth District Congressional race.
5th District Congressional Race Will Be PriceyConnecticut's 5th Congressional District race is once again expected to be pricey.
Connecticut Lawmakers Seek Broader Gun CoalitionSeveral 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 Give $750,000 for Esty's RaceNational 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.
Petit Not Running For CongressThe Connecticut doctor whose wife and two daughters were killed in a 2007 home invasion says he has decided not to run for Congress.
Conn. And Calif. Lawmakers Seek A Health Care FAQ
Esty Seeks More Support For Vets' Families
Connecticut Dems Trying To Revive Gun Control BillThree Connecticut lawmakers are urging Congress to expand background checks on would-be gun buyers.