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President Will Visit Hartford To Talk About Gun Regulation

President Obama will be in Connecticut next week to “continue the conversation with the American people about guns,” according to a spokesman in the White House Press Office.

04/02/2013

President Obama, Baylor Women 2012 (Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images News)

President’s Women’s Grid Has UConn In Final Four — But Baylor As National Champ

President Barack Obama is going with Brittney Griner and Baylor to win back-to-back titles in the NCAA women’s basketball tournament.

03/22/2013

Delegation Asks For Disaster Declaration For Feb. Storm

Connecticut’s Congressional delegation is urging President Barack Obama to support the governor’s request for a major disaster declaration in the wake of the massive February snow storm.

03/12/2013

Gina McCarthy, President Obama (Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images)

Former Connecticut DEP Commissioner To Head Federal EPA

Former Connecticut Department of Environmental Protection commissioner Gina McCarthy has been chosen by President Obama to become the next administrator for the federal Environmental Protection Agency, replacing Lisa Jackson.

03/04/2013

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Newtown Adult Victims Honored Posthumously

Family members of the six adults killed in the Newtown, Conn., school shooting gathered at the White House Friday as President Barack Obama bestowed the nation’s second-highest civilian honor on their fallen relatives.

02/15/2013

Barack Obama (Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Presidential Inauguration

President Barack Obama says the nation must make the “hard choices” to reduce the cost of health care and the size of the deficit.

01/21/2013

President Obama Proposes Sweeping Changes To Curb Gun Violence

President Barack Obama has unveiled the most sweeping proposals for curbing gun violence in two decades, pressing a reluctant Congress to pass universal background checks and bans on military-style assault weapons and high-capacity ammunition magazines like the ones used in the Newtown, Conn., school shooting.

01/16/2013

White House (Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images)

Newtown Families Invited To White House Gun Violence Announcement

President Obama invited families of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shootings and survivors of the Newtown shootings to the White House as he announces his efforts to reduce gun violence. He will be joined children from across the country who wrote letters to him about gun violence and school safety.

01/16/2013

(Courtesy Office of the Vice President)

Newtown Group Among Those At Biden Gun Violence Meeting

Pledging swift action to curb gun violence, Vice President Joe Biden says he will deliver new proposals to President Barack Obama by next Tuesday.

01/10/2013

Obama Dec 19 Getty Alex Wong

President Calls For Policy Proposals On Reducing Gun Violence

Spurred by the Newtown school shooting, President Barack Obama vowed to end Congress new policy proposals for reducing gun violence by January.

12/19/2012

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