Senator Richard Blumenthal

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Blumenthal Criticizes Offer To Gun Makers

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Sen. Richard Blumenthal is lashing out at a suggestion by a Mississippi state official that gun makers should relocate from states where they face criticism from gun-control advocates. Blumenthal, a Democrat, […]


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Activists To Push Immigration Reform

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal is joining immigrant advocates from around Connecticut who are stepping up pressure for comprehensive immigration reforms Blumenthal is scheduled to join immigrant advocates, students and representatives of […]


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Blumenthal Pushes US Apparel For Olympic Team

U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal says he and colleagues are calling for a summit of equipment and apparel manufacturers interested in outfitting future U.S. Olympic teams.


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Senators Want Help For Shellfish Farmers

U.S. Sens. Joe Lieberman and Richard Blumenthal are trying to add shellfish to the list of damaged crops that would be eligible for federal disaster relief.


Lawmakers Fight Federal Transportation Cuts

U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal and Representative Chris Murphy say Connecticut will be hurt by proposed cuts in federal transportation funding now being considered by Congress.