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Katherine Hackett, President Obama (Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty Images)

Members of Congress Announce Guests For State Of The Union

Some members of the Connecticut Congressional delegation have announced their planned guests for Tuesday night’s State of the Union address.

01/26/2014

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15-Month Sentence For Connecticut Man In Green Card Plot

A Connecticut man has been sentenced to 15 months in prison in a plot to bribe an immigration officer to get a green card.

09/20/2013

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Bosnian In Vt. Accused Of Lying About War Crimes

A Bosnian immigrant accused of lying to U.S. immigration authorities by denying involvement in war crimes during the conflict in Bosnia two decades ago pleaded not guilty on Friday.

07/26/2013

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Murphy Plans Immigration Discussion

U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy is holding a round table discussion on the debate in Congress over immigration legislation.

06/29/2013

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State Will Detain Only Immigrants Considered Safety Threats

Connecticut Governor Dannel P. Malloy has signed a law setting limits on turning over immigrants to federal authorities for possible deportation.

06/26/2013

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Danbury Police Officers Suspended In Alleged Immigrant Abuse

Officials say three Danbury police officers have been suspended in connection with a traffic stop in which an immigrant was allegedly abused.

06/06/2013

Connecticut Senator Richard Blumenthal. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Blumenthal Proposes Amendments To Immigration Bill

Sen. Richard Blumenthal, a Connecticut Democrat, is sponsoring 18 amendments to the Senate’s immigration bill.

05/13/2013

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Twenty-seven Arrested In Connecticut, In National Immigration Operation

So far, twenty-seven people have been taken into custody in Connecticut, as part of a nation-wide illegal immigration crackdown.

04/09/2013

A student's t-shirt for immigration reform (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Immigration Rally

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Supporters of an initiative to allow immigrants who may be in the country illegally to obtain driver’s licenses are rallying in Hartford. Democratic Rep. Juan Candelaria of New Haven has called […]

04/03/2013

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Big Turnout To Discuss Immigrants And Drivers Licenses

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) _ More than 2,000 people packed a public hearing in New Haven on whether illegal immigrants should be allowed to obtain Connecticut drivers’ licenses. Most of the crowd at the hearing […]

03/05/2013

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