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August 28, 2015

DC NEWS JUNKIE | Blumenthal Says His Heritage Isn’t Playing a Part in Decision on Iran

by Jordan Fenster | August 28, 2015 5:30am


Connecticut Sen. Richard Blumenthal said Thursday that he’s been listening to both supporters and opponents of the multi-national, nuclear non-proliferation agreement that’s been struck with the government of Iran. But the state’s senior senator wouldn’t say whether his Jewish heritage would play a part in his own decision to support or oppose the deal.

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August 25, 2015

Esty Announces Support For Iran Deal, Blumenthal Remains Lone Holdout

by Christine Stuart | August 25, 2015 4:06pm

Cash DeRienzo file photo U.S. Rep. Elizabeth Esty announced Tuesday that after carefully reviewing the Iran nuclear agreement she plans on supporting it.

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August 19, 2015

Bronin, Segarra Square Off On Violent Crime

by Madeline Stocker | August 19, 2015 4:06pm

Stephen Dunn photo In a debate that showcased the Democratic mayoral candidates positions on myriad issues impacting Hartford, it was clear that the two opponents were steadfast in their approach to one of the city’s biggest crises — the uptick in violence.

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Connecticut Will Get $1M From Multi-State Drug Settlement

by Cara Rosner | August 19, 2015 10:00am

Connecticut’s general fund is getting more than $1 million thanks to a multistate settlement reached with a California biopharmaceutical company.

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August 14, 2015

OP-ED | Abusive DCF Employees Should Be Fired; Will Union Protect Them?

by Suzanne Bates | August 14, 2015 7:59am

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The children who enter the care of the state, overseen by the Department of Children and Families, are our most vulnerable children, and yet there are state workers who are allowed to continue to work with them even after allegations of abuse.

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August 7, 2015

DC NEWS JUNKIE | Murphy Introduces ‘Bi-partisan Mental Health Reform’

by Jordan Fenster | August 7, 2015 5:30am

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Though he said it should not be considered an end-run around far more controversial gun reform bills he has championed, Connecticut Sen. Chris Murphy is proposing what he calls a major restructuring of mental health support systems, and believes it might actually have a chance to pass.

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August 6, 2015

Hartford Mayor & Democratic Challenger Approach Violence Problem Differently

by Madeline Stocker | August 6, 2015 12:16pm

Madeline Stocker file photo As violence in Hartford continues to make headlines, Hartford Mayor Pedro Segarra and Democratic challenger Luke Bronin have different styles of approaching the problem. One would hold more public forums, while the other prefers private meetings.

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August 5, 2015

Associate Professor Silent Following Arrest on Charge of Making a False Racial Profiling Statement

by Elizabeth Regan | August 5, 2015 12:00pm

File photo/Christine Stuart An associate professor and the community college at which she teaches continue to remain silent about the academic’s arrest on a charge of making a false statement after she accused the Connecticut State Police of racial profiling.

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August 3, 2015

Blumenthal, Murphy: No Background Check, No Gun Sale

by Madeline Stocker | August 3, 2015 4:30pm

Madeline Stocker photo Connecticut’s U.S. Senators called for stricter gun laws Monday, demanding that gun dealers across the country refuse to sell the hardware before a background check is completed.

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July 30, 2015

Advocates Praise Passage of Law To Speed Transfer of Rape Kits

by Christine Stuart | July 30, 2015 12:39pm

Christine Stuart file photo Gov. Dannel P. Malloy joined victim advocates last week to commemorate passage of a new law that improves the processing and collection of sexual assault evidence.

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