by Cara Rosner | October 19, 2016 1:06pm
U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal wants the Department of Justice to reject a $465 million settlement it recently reached with Mylan Pharmaceuticals, saying the EpiPen maker should take more accountability for shortchanging the Medicaid program.
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by Christine Stuart | October 13, 2016 5:30am
It’s not easy being a Republican in Connecticut even when you’re running in a swing district known for being generous to political candidates.
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by Jack Kramer | October 11, 2016 5:30am
A new report shows that Fortune 500 companies, including several in Connecticut, are placing an estimated $2.5 trillion in offshore tax havens. It’s a practice that’s totally legal.
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by Jack Kramer | October 6, 2016 5:30am
Connecticut U.S. Senators Chris Murphy and Richard Blumenthal told a receptive audience at the Yale School of Management on Wednesday that the timing has never been better for Congress to pass national Green Bank legislation.
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by Jack Kramer | September 7, 2016 11:30am
Keeping track of cancer detection rates for firefighters across the state and the nation is an action that is long overdue, according to those who fight fires for a living.
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by Jack Kramer | September 1, 2016 5:30am
U.S. Senator Chris Murphy says he would understand if his fellow senators believe “he might be getting a little showy.”
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by Jack Kramer | August 29, 2016 4:30pm
Dan Carter understands he is in a “David versus Goliath” race in his attempt to unseat U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal this November.
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by Max Moran | August 26, 2016 1:55pm
The 41 cities and towns in the 5th Congressional District last elected a Republican in 2006, but Sherman First Selectman Clay Cope is hoping to end his party’s losing streak.
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by Cara Rosner | August 25, 2016 11:26am
U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal has joined the growing chorus blasting pharmaceutical giant Mylan over the skyrocketing cost of EpiPens, calling on the company to immediately lower the price of the life-saving medication.
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by Max Moran | August 23, 2016 5:30am
Will the third time be the charm for Daria Novak, the Republican running in the 2nd Congressional District trying to unseat U.S. Rep. Joe Courtney?
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