HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Federal transportation officials and the Metropolitan Transportation Agency have agreed on a nearly $1 billion federal loan to install technology that could slow trains when necessary on Metro-North Railroad and Long […]
There’s a potential financial windfall waiting for thousands of Connecticut taxpayers. U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal said Friday that he’s learned there is $13.4 million worth of unclaimed tax refunds from 2011 owed to Connecticut taxpayers.
NEW YORK (AP) _ Two U.S. senators are calling for an increase in federal funds to lessen the dangers of railroad grade crossings. Sens. Charles Schumer of New York and Richard Blumenthal of Connecticut say […]
Four U.S. senators say they want to help the American craft beer industry by reducing the excise tax on beer made by small brewers.
U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal says he is resurrecting a measure to help prevent suicide among the armed forces and service veterans.
Two U.S. senators from New England are helping to lead a call for action against outlet stores whose marketing practices mislead consumers.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut Sen. Richard Blumenthal is warning consumers about unfair and deceptive marketing practices allegedly used by some outlet stores. He says “arbitrary and intentionally misleading reference prices at outlet stores” cause […]
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) _ Senators Charles Schumer of New York and Richard Blumenthal of Connecticut say they want to “overhaul” rail safety laws to prevent future derailments and other accidents. The two Democrats say Sunday […]
For the second time this week, Sen. Richard Blumenthal is demanding federal action on a hazardous product.
U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal is set to announce a $600,000 federal grant to improve testing for Lyme disease.