June 16, 2016
by Christine Stuart | June 16, 2016 1:39pm
June 15, 2016
by Jack Kramer | June 15, 2016 3:30pm
(UPDATED 7 a.m.) In the closing moments of a nearly 15-hour filibuster, U.S. Senator Chris Murphy, D-Connecticut, announced early Thursday morning that Senate Democrats received a commitment from Republicans to schedule votes to close the terror gap and expand background checks for firearm purchases.
June 14, 2016
by Christine Stuart | June 14, 2016 5:30am
It’s been nearly eight months since Gov. Dannel P. Malloy asked White House officials for access to federal “watch lists” like the no-fly list, so that Connecticut could prohibit people on those lists from purchasing firearms.
June 13, 2016
by Jack Kramer | June 13, 2016 6:00pm
Members of Connecticut’s Congressional delegation said Monday that assault weapons have become the common ingredient in the string of mass shootings that culminated with the worst one in U.S. history early Sunday in Orlando.
June 10, 2016
by Christine Stuart | June 10, 2016 12:39pm
Republican U.S. Senate candidate Dan Carter joked he made his campaign staff a little nervous by telling them he was ditching the script and was going “rogue” in his pitch to 240 AFL-CIO delegates at their annual convention.
Tags: Richard Blumenthal, Dan Carter, AFL-CIO, union, U.S. Senate race 2016, dh
June 9, 2016
by Jack Kramer | June 9, 2016 5:30am
The latest Quinnipiac University poll on this November’s presidential contest included an interesting tidbit — that the relatively unknown Libertarian Party candidate, Gary Johnson, had a stronger than previously known backing among Connecticut voters.
May 27, 2016
by Terry Cowgill | May 27, 2016 5:30am
Do you think you deserve a raise but your boss doesn’t or says s/he can’t afford it? Who doesn’t? The best way to get a raise would be to convince your boss of your worthiness. If all else fails, there is the government.
May 24, 2016
by Jack Kramer | May 24, 2016 9:47pm
May 2, 2016
by Christine Stuart | May 2, 2016 5:30am
April 26, 2016
by Christine Stuart | April 26, 2016 6:12pm
A senior advisor to President Barack Obama called House Speaker Brendan Sharkey on Tuesday to urge him to call a bill that would require individuals who are the subject of temporary restraining orders to give up their firearms.