December 7, 2016
by Jack Kramer | December 7, 2016 12:00pm
Connecticut U.S. Rep. Jim Himes is worried that “we’ll have foreign policy by Twitter” under President-elect Donald Trump, that’s why he introduced the Reclamation of War Powers Act, a bill he claims would return the power to wage war back to Congress.
November 8, 2016
by Christine Stuart | November 8, 2016 9:46pm
October 13, 2016
by Christine Stuart | October 13, 2016 4:30am
July 18, 2016
by Christine Stuart | July 18, 2016 3:00pm
June 22, 2016
by Christine Stuart | June 22, 2016 11:41am
(Updated 7 a.m. Thursday) Connecticut’s Congressional delegation joined other Democratic representatives Wednesday in a sit-in on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives in an effort to force a vote on gun control legislation.
February 24, 2015
by Jordan Fenster | February 24, 2015 7:00am
After a fourth failed vote on an already House-approved measure to fund the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, majority Republicans in the Senate will split the bill, bringing an immigration-free measure up for a vote days before a lack of funding causes the department to shut down.
November 14, 2014
by Susan Bigelow | November 14, 2014 8:25am
On a night where Democrats got tossed out of Congress all over the country, Connecticut’s five Democrats held firm. How did that happen, and can Republicans ever hope to win a Connecticut congressional seat again?