Himes: Olympic Tax Bill Popular But 'Bad Policy'U.S. Olympic medal winners will soon get a tax break. But not everyone thinks getting rid of the so-called victory tax is a good idea. Democratic Rep. Jim Himes of Connecticut calls the bill bad policy.
Connecticut Rep. Himes Opts Out Of AFL-CIO EndorsementU.S. Rep. Jim Himes will be the only member of Connecticut's Democratic congressional delegation not to receive an endorsement in this year's election from the state's largest labor organization.
Himes Holds Onto House SeatDemocratic Rep. Jim Himes has defeated Republican Dan Debicella to claim a fourth term representing Connecticut's Gold Coast in Congress.
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.
Connecticut Congressman Calls On Shinseki To ResignSouthwestern Connecticut Congressman Jim Himes today called for the resignation of the Federal Veterans Affairs secretary.
Malloy Honored For Gun Control Efforts Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is being honored for his efforts to pass gun control measures in the wake of the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre.
State Congressional Delegation to Discuss Cuts
Groups Protest GOP Redistricting PlanLocal representatives from MoveOn.org and Democracy for America are submitting a petition with nearly 1,900 signatures, opposing a Republican proposal to move the city of Bridgeport out of the 4th congressional district as part of a new redistricting plan.
Himes Takes 4th District