THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary ________________________________________________________________ For Immediate Release December 16, 2012 REMARKS BY THE PRESIDENT AT SANDY HOOK INTERFAITH PRAYER VIGIL Newtown High School Newtown, Connecticut 8:37 P.M. EST LISTEN NOW: Hear […]
President Barack Obama told mourners at a vigil in Newtowen Sunday that the nation is failing to keep its children safe. He pledged to seek change in memory of the 26 teachers and schoolchildren who were killed in the second-deadliest school shooting in U.S. history.
President Barack Obama is appearing in a new TV ad, urging Connecticut voters to support Democratic U.S. Rep. Chris Murphy for the U.S. Senate.
Democratic U.S. Rep. Chris Murphy is calling a new TV ad from his Republican opponent in Connecticut’s close Senate race “absolutely deceitful” and “strange.”
Republican Senate candidate Linda McMahon is edging away from her party as voters in a new ad say they will cast their ballots for her and Democratic President Barack Obama.
An 80-year-old Connecticut woman has been charged with larceny and breach of peace after tearing down political signs that included an image of President Obama with an Adolph Hitler-style mustache.
State and Connecticut flags are to fly at half-staff Tuesday, to mark the anniversary of the September 11, 2001 terror attacks.
Connecticut Republicans are criticizing Governor Malloy for closing Sherwood Island State Park in Westport for President Obama’s helicopter, while he attends campaign fundraising events in Fairfield County.
President Obama and Governor Malloy ordered flags to fly at half staff as a mark of respect for those who died in the Aurora, Colorado shootings.
President Obama has declared a major disaster in the State of Connecticut for the area affected by the October nor’easter.