July 27, 2015
by Jordan Fenster | July 27, 2015 5:30am
Manufacturing, and the need to maintain and develop Connecticut’s manufacturing base, remains a primary focus for Connecticut’s congressional delegation even as industry analysts show a shifting manufacturing landscape in the state.
July 24, 2015
by Jordan Fenster | July 24, 2015 5:30am
July 20, 2015
by Jordan Fenster | July 20, 2015 5:30am
July 17, 2015
by Jordan Fenster | July 17, 2015 8:00am
July 15, 2015
by Jordan Fenster | July 15, 2015 5:30am
While they praised the long-term diplomacy that brought the United States and Iran to a deal on nuclear weapons, members of Connecticut’s Washington delegation said more review is necessary before Congress grants its approval.
July 9, 2015
by Jordan Fenster | July 9, 2015 9:03pm
Even as the South Carolina state legislature decided to pull the Confederate flag from statehouse grounds, Republicans in Washington made a move to guarantee the sale and display of the flag, a move immediately decried by Connecticut’s Rep. Elizabeth Esty, D-5th District.
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by Madeline Stocker | July 9, 2015 12:35pm
While Connecticut has a long history of reaching for the stars when it comes to expanding the state’s aerospace and naval manufacturing industries, it’s now in line to receive a potential boost from the federal government.
by Cara Rosner | July 9, 2015 5:30am
July 8, 2015
by Jordan Fenster | July 8, 2015 7:30am
Owning a primate as a pet would be a federal crime if the Captive Primate Safety Act is passed. Proposed late last month and co-sponsored by Rep. John Larson, D-1st District, the measure amends existing legislation to include the sort of animal that mauled Stamford’s Charla Nash in 2009.
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July 7, 2015
by Madeline Stocker | July 7, 2015 11:53am
Two years after Connecticut banned the use of tanning devices for all minors under the age of 17, U.S. Rep. Rosa DeLauro is pushing to increase the age limit by one year and calling for a national ban.