January 4, 2017
by Jack Kramer | January 4, 2017 7:02am
Even though initial reports that Russian hackers had penetrated the United States power grid by compromising a utility in Vermont were widely retracted Tuesday, U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal continued his call for Congress to establish a “select committee” to probe deeper into Russia’s actions.
Tags: Richard Blumenthal, Arthur House, cyber attack, hack, Russia, DNC, Barack Obama, Vermont, DC News Junkie
December 9, 2016
by Terry Cowgill | December 9, 2016 5:30am
It didn’t take long. Connecticut is almost as blue as they come. Yet most of us sucked it up after the presidential election and vowed to keep an open mind — or as open as we could keep it after the election of Donald Trump, a man whose views and rhetoric are repugnant to the typical Connecticut voter.
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.
September 16, 2016
by Kristi Allen | September 16, 2016 1:36pm
August 26, 2016
by Max Moran | August 26, 2016 12:55pm
November 28, 2015
by Doug Hardy | November 28, 2015 6:03pm
November 27, 2015
by Terry Cowgill | November 27, 2015 5:30am
While I’m inclined to disagree with them on a range of issues, I’m glad to see Connecticut’s congressional delegation, along with Gov. Dannel P. Malloy, has come down on the right side of the Syrian refugees crisis.
November 5, 2015
by Patty McQueen | November 5, 2015 10:00am
In the south central Cuba, where giant sugar plantations once dominated the landscape, vendors make a living today selling hand crocheted and embroidered clothing and linens, carved wooden jewelry and gifts, like dolls that flip over, one side light-skinned and on the other side, dark, and model American cars shaped from soda cans.
Tags: patty mcqueen, cuba, U.S. trade embargo, Castro, Che Guevara, the Revolution, resilience, Obama, dh
November 3, 2015
by Christine Stuart | November 3, 2015 1:59pm
A panel of experts on Syria and international affairs will gather 6 p.m. Thursday at Center Church in Hartford for a robust discussion on how Hartford can assist with the refugee crisis.
October 5, 2015
by Cara Rosner | October 5, 2015 5:57pm
Refugees seeking to enter the United States would undergo a streamlined and expedited process to do so under a plan announced Monday by Connecticut Senator Richard Blumenthal.