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Murphy Seeks Change In Trade Bill To Boost Manufacturing

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy says federal trade legislation must include a provision supporting U.S. manufacturing. The Connecticut Democrat has offered an amendment to “fast track” legislation prohibiting federal agencies from waiving […]

05/20/2015

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“Promise Zone” Designation For North Hartford

(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – A portion of North Hartford has been designated a “promise zone”. Local, state, and federal officials were on hand today at the site of the M. Swift and Sons factory on […]

04/28/2015

US President Barack Obama signs a Memorandum of Disapproval regarding S.J. Res. 8, a joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval of the rule submitted by the National Labor Relations Board relating to representation case procedures, at the White House in Washington, DC, March 31, 2015. AFP PHOTO/JIM WATSON (Photo credit should read JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Emission Cuts Ordered By Obama May Not Survive Beyond End Of His Presidency

The United States put forth its contribution Tuesday to a global climate treaty, relying entirely on a set of emission cuts ordered by President Barack Obama that may not survive beyond the end of his presidency.

04/01/2015

GOP Rep. Ed Whitfield of Kentucky (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

GOP Lawmaker Targets Obama Climate Plan

House Republicans targeted a key element of President Obama’s strategy for fighting climate change, releasing a bill to delay the Obama administration’s plan to limit carbon pollution.

03/24/2015

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Defying GOP, Obama Vetoes Keystone XL Pipeline Bill

Defying the Republican-run Congress, President Barack Obama rejected a bill Tuesday to approve construction of the Keystone XL oil pipeline, wielding his veto power for only the third time in his presidency.

02/24/2015

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Obama Seeks $2 Billion In Private Dollars For Clean Energy

President Barack Obama is setting a goal of raising $2 billion from the private sector for investments in clean energy.

02/11/2015

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PR Specialist: Sony Cyberattack Threat To All Of Hollywood

Hollywood is on high alert as the Sony cyberattack by North Korea continues to reverberate worldwide.

12/22/2014

(L-R) The Edge, Larry Mullen Jr., Bruce Springsteen, Carrie Underwood, Kayne West, Coldplays Chris Martin and Adam Clayton of U2 greet the audience during the World AIDS Day (RED) concert in Times Square in New York on December 1, 2014. RED is an organization that aims to prevent HIV transmission from mother to child. (Photo credit TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Springsteen, Chris Martin & More Fill In With U2 At World AIDS Day Concert

Bruce Springsteen and Coldplay’s Chris Martin took the place of Bono at a concert Monday night in Times Square.

12/02/2014

President Barack Obama speaks in support of Connecticut Governor Dan Malloy on Nov. 2, 2014 in Bridgeport, Conn. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Obama Gets Heckled: ‘This Is A Rowdy Crowd Today’

President Barack Obama’s final campaign swing of the midterm election season Sunday came down to part nostalgia tour and part test: Did he still have the chemistry with voters who gave him two terms as president to drive them to the ballot box one more time?

11/03/2014

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POTUS To Campaign For Malloy

President Barack Obama is appearing at first major campaign event of the fall, a political rally for Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy.

10/15/2014

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