Sen. Richard Blumenthal

Senator Richard Blumenthal
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Steve Scott
October 15, 2019 - 5:25 pm
Connecticut Sen. Richard Blumenthal is calling on Congress to pass the Journalist Protection Act.
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Senator Richard Blumenthal
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August 14, 2019 - 7:55 pm
U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal says a draft of proposed, bipartisan federal legislation he's working on with Republican U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham that would encourage states to adopt "red flag" protection order laws to remove guns from dangerous people is nearly finished.
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Sen. Richard Blumenthal
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July 19, 2019 - 4:08 pm
A group of local lawmakers headed to the United States southern border on Friday to visit a detention facility in the area.
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Sen. Richard Blumenthal
Xinhua/Sipa USA
January 04, 2019 - 4:12 pm
Over three dozen railroads across the country, including Metro-North, are asking for a two year extension to install positive train control after failing to meet the Dec. 31, 2018 deadline.
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Matt Whitaker
Rodney White/Register file photo
November 19, 2018 - 3:13 pm
Three Senate Democrats filed a lawsuit Monday arguing that Acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker's appointment is unconstitutional and asking a federal judge to remove him.
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Sen. Richard Blumenthal
Jack Gruber-USA TODAY
October 12, 2018 - 5:56 pm
The apparent murder of Washington-based journalist Jamal Khashoggi has raised concerns about the role of the Saudi government.
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Americares
Peter Haskell/WCBS 880
October 12, 2018 - 1:58 pm
STAMFORD, Conn. (WCBS 880) -- The devastation of Hurricane Michael is still being assessed, but a Connecticut-based nonprofit is already working to ship supplies to the storm zone. As WCBS 880’s Peter Haskell reported, boxes of supplies are stacked and shrink-wrapped at the Americares warehouse in...
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U.S. Capitol
Jon Bilous/Dreamstime
August 22, 2018 - 7:53 pm
The word “impeach” is being used more on Capitol Hill after the guilty plea President Donald Trump’s lawyer, Michael Cohen, which involved a payoff scheme.
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Sen. Richard Blumenthal
Xinhua/Sipa USA
August 22, 2018 - 2:30 pm
After the guilty verdicts in the trial of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, and the guilty plea by President Donald Trump’s former attorney Michael Cohen, U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-Connecticut) said confirmation hearings for Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh should be delayed.
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August 17, 2018 - 8:23 am
Emergency crews in New Haven spent another day dealing with several drug overdoses, just a day after 76 overdoses were reported in the span of 24 hours.
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