The federal Veterans Affairs hospital in Newington. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

More Patients Waiting For VA Appointments In Connecticut

The Department of Veterans Affairs has given Connecticut Senator Richard Blumenthal information on how long patients are waiting to get appointments at VA hospitals and clinics in the state.


File photo of U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT). (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Vermont Senator Lays Out Plan To Overhaul VA

Vermont’s U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders is outlining plans to improve accountability and insure timely medical services at the Veterans Affairs department.


Rocky Hill Veterans' Home (Courtesy Connecticut Department of Veterans' Affairs)

Schwartz Nominated For Federal VA Post

The White House announced today that Connecticut’s Commissioner of Veterans Affairs has been nominated to be Assistant Secretary of Veterans Affairs at the federal Veterans Administration.


A federal agent stands in the doorway of the Community Renewal Team's office on Windsor Street in Hartford.  Agents searched the offices, and carried out some boxes. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Federal Agents Search Offices At CRT

Federal agents with a search warrant arrived Thursday to search the executive offices of the Hartford anti-poverty agency CRT


Governor Dannel Malloy.  File photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer

Gov. Malloy Speaks On Earthquake Felt in CT

Gov. Dannel Malloy has issued a statement regarding the earthquake felt less than an hour ago in Connecticut, which lead to many building evacuations statewide.