Sen. Blumenthal Joins Call To Ban Menthol CigarettesSenator Richard Blumenthal is among a group of U.S. senators calling on the FDA to ban menthol cigarettes.
CT Delegates Call For Extension Of Obamacare Cost Sharing ReductionsConnecticut's entire congressional delegation has signed a letter to Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price, urging the Trump administration to continue cost sharing reductions under the Affordable Care Act through next year.
Blumenthal Targets Trump, ICE In Defense Of Meriden RefugeeSupporters of a Meriden man who was ordered by Immigration and Customs Enforcement to fly back to his native Ecuador rallied outside the New Haven church where Marco Reyes has taken refuge, and were joined by Sen. Richard Blumenthal.
Blumenthal Seeks Tougher Law For Lobbyists For Foreign GovtsA group of Democratic senators is introducing legislation to crack down on lobbyists who fail to disclose their work on behalf of foreign governments.
State Democrats Knocking GOP Health PlanTop Connecticut Democrats are sharply criticizing the Senate Republican's proposal to dismantle the Affordable Care Act, saying it will increase the cost of health care while reducing access.
Hundreds Attend Town Hall Hosted By Sen. Richard BlumenthalHundreds have gathered in New Britain for a town hall meeting with Sen. Richard Blumenthal to discuss his plans to combat Republican President Donald Trump's policies.
Blumenthal: McMahon Could Be 'Voice of Sanity and Stability' In Trump AdminConnecticut's top Democrats, including McMahon's two former political opponents, now have high praise for the former professional wrestling executive, a potential ally in Republican President Donald Trump's administration.
UConn Students Design Ornaments For National Christmas TreeConnecticut's ornaments for this year's National Christmas Tree were designed by six students from the University of Connecticut.
Sen. Blumenthal: Cabinet Nominees Should Provide Tax ReturnsConnecticut Sen. Richard Blumenthal said Monday that president-elect Trump’s cabinet nominees should provide their tax returns to all congressional committees in the upcoming vetting process.
Blumenthal, Carter Battle Over Gun Control, Health Care LawDemocratic U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal and Republican challenger Dan Carter took each other to task on issues that included gun control and the federal health care law in an hourlong debate.
Connecticut Families Call For Obama To Sign '9/11 Justice Bill'Connecticut families who lost loved ones in the September 11, 2001 terror attacks are calling on President Barack Obama to sign legislation would allow victims of terror attacks and their families to sue foreign actors who support terrorism.
Blumenthal Calls For Firefighter Cancer RegistryConnecticut Senator Richard Blumenthal is calling for a first-of-its-kind national firefighter cancer registry.