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August 16, 2017

Blumenthal: ‘No Moral Equivalence’; Incitement of Violence Is Not Protected Speech

by Christine Stuart | August 16, 2017 3:03pm

christine stuart / ctnewsjunkie HARTFORD, CT — Moments after a Hartford press conference in which U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal denounced Republican President Donald Trump’s remarks regarding the tumult in Charlottesville, one of the president’s top business councils disbanded. Then, minutes later, Trump tweeted he was disbanding both councils.

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August 11, 2017

DC NEWS JUNKIE | How They Voted

by Peter Urban | August 11, 2017 10:55pm

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August 10, 2017

OP-ED | Ending the Threat from North Korea

by Scott Bates | August 10, 2017 5:35am

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For 25 years, America has sought to keep nuclear weapons out of the hands of one of the world’s most brutal regimes. We worked to ensure that North Korea would never have the ability to launch a nuclear warhead that could reach the American homeland. Those efforts have been unsuccessful, and now judgment day is at hand.

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Giant Chicken Mocks Trump At White House

by Peter Urban | August 10, 2017 5:30am

An angry-looking chicken topped with a mop of gold hair that glistened in the sun, wagged his inflated finger toward the White House Wednesday in protest of President Donald Trump.

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August 8, 2017

Larson Proposes Carbon Tax To Pay For Nation’s Infrastructure

by Christine Stuart | August 8, 2017 1:52pm

Christine Stuart / ctnewsjunkie EAST HARTFORD, CT — U.S. Rep. John B. Larson has a big idea about how to solve the nation’s crumbling infrastructure and he wants to create a carbon tax to pay for it.

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August 4, 2017

DC NEWS JUNKIE | How They Voted

by Peter Urban | August 4, 2017 3:30pm

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July 28, 2017

DC NEWS JUNKIE | How They Voted

by Peter Urban | July 28, 2017 2:56pm

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July 21, 2017

DC NEWS JUNKIE | How They Voted

by Peter Urban | July 21, 2017 2:54pm

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July 20, 2017

DC NEWS JUNKIE | Pratt & Whitney Flying High With New Commercial Engine

by Peter Urban | July 20, 2017 5:30am

Peter Urban / CTNewsJunkie WASHINGTON — Pratt & Whitney President Bob Leduc was all smiles Wednesday standing in front of the company’s future — a shiny new “PurePower Geared Turbofan Engine” or GTF — on display on Capitol Hill. The engine, which took the company 20 years and $10 billion to take from idea to reality, drew a steady stream of sweaty lawmakers and staff into the July heat.

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July 14, 2017

DC NEWS JUNKIE | How They Voted

by Peter Urban | July 14, 2017 5:05pm

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