Sen. Richard Blumenthal.  (credit: Kris Connor/Getty Images)

Conn. US Senators Cautious On Surveillance Reforms

Connecticut’s two U.S. senators are sounding cautious over work facing Congress in reforming NSA surveillance practices as proposed by President Barack Obama.



Connecticut Senator Plans To Talk Spying During Europe Trip

Connecticut Sen. Chris Murphy said in an interview Thursday that he spoke with European Parliament members and others this week and is concerned about threats to “cut off participation in some really important anti-terrorist organizations.”


Senator Chris Murphy (D-CT)

Murphy To Lead Delegation On Surveillance

Senator Chris Murphy is headed overseas to discuss surveillance allegations involving the NSA and European allies. Murphy today announced he’ll lead a bipartisan delegation to meet with leaders from several European countries. The senator chairs […]


Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) outside the Supreme Court in Washington, on October 8, 2013.  (credit:  Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

Sanders Calls US Spying On Allies ‘Outrageous’

Vermont U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders is calling National Security Agency electronic surveillance of some of America’s closest allies “outrageous.”