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Secretary of Veterans Affairs Eric Shinseki at the VA hospital in Newington in May, 2013. At the time Shinseki said the VA medical system’s backlog had been reduced. Photo by WTIC’s Matt Dwyer.

Connecticut Congressman Calls On Shinseki To Resign

Southwestern Connecticut Congressman Jim Himes today called for the resignation of the Federal Veterans Affairs secretary.

05/29/2014

Dannel Malloy

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.

08/13/2013

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State Congressional Delegation to Discuss Cuts

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Members of the state’s congressional delegation are seeking to draw attention to the impact of automatic federal budget cuts on Connecticut. U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy is scheduled to meet with senior […]

05/10/2013

Congressional Districts 2010 courtesy Sec of State

Groups Protest GOP Redistricting Plan

Local 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.

12/19/2011

Himes Takes 4th District

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ U.S. Rep. Jim Himes has won re-election in Connecticut’s 4th District, holding off a challenge from Republican State Sen. Dan Debicella. Jim Himes with President Obama (AP Photo Stephan Savoia) Republicans […]

11/03/2010

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