HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut’s two U.S. senators are expected to discuss plans to push for gun control legislation following its recent Senate defeat. Sens. Richard Blumenthal and Chris Murphy have scheduled a meeting Friday […]
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal says he’s got a proposal to help protect federal funding for third-party contract air traffic control towers, including some in Connecticut slated for closure because of automatic […]
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ The state Latino and Puerto Rican Affairs Commission is calling on Congress and the Connecticut legislature to pass immigration-related bills. The commission has scheduled a news conference with U.S. Sen. Richard […]
Facebook has agreed to remove some so-called tribute pages related to the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting over concerns they’re being used to exploit the tragedy, U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal said Monday.
Federal budget cuts known as the sequester could damage Connecticut’s significant aerospace industry, U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal said Monday while on a trade trip to France.
Presidential medals will be awarded posthumously to the six people who died protecting children at Sandy Hook Elementary School, officials said Tuesday.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut’s two U.S. senators said Friday they’ve forwarded a package of recommendations to Vice President Joe Biden, who is chairing a task force on policy changes in the wake of the […]
Former U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords of Arizona on Friday visited the Connecticut town where a gunman killed 26 people last month inside an elementary school.
OLD SAYBROOK, Conn. (AP) _ Lawmakers and environmentalists are questioning a proposal by the federal government to sell Plum Island in Long Island Sound. State Sen. Andrea Stillman of Waterford said at a public hearing […]
Members of Connecticut’s congressional delegation are raising concerns over a proposal by President Barack Obama to push back the construction of a Virginia-class attack submarine.