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 […]
Congressman John B. Larson released the following statement tonight after the U.S. House of Representatives voted in favor of reopening the government and raising the debt ceiling. Under the deal, the government would be funded through […]
The National Guard won’t be marching in this weekend’s Columbus Day Parade in Providence, one more way in which Rhode Island is feeling the effects of the ongoing federal shutdown.
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy says the state of Connecticut will provide $800,000 to help keep the Head Start program in Bridgeport open over the coming weeks.
United Technologies Corp. says it may furlough more than 5,000 workers if the U.S. government shutdown continues into next month.
GROTON, Conn. (AP) _ Hundreds of employees at the Navy’s submarine base in Connecticut and National Guard facilities around the state were sent home Tuesday by a partial government shutdown that forced furloughs for 800,000 […]