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NBC Connecticut
UConn to Hold Grand Opening at Downtown Hartford CampusDannel P. Malloy, UConn President Susan Herbst, Hartford Mayor Luke Bronin, UCo
NBC Connecticut / Posted an hour ago
Dannel P. Malloy, UConn President Susan Herbst, Hartford Mayor Luke Bronin, UConn Hartford students, U.S. Senators Richard Blumenthal and Christopher Murphy, U.S. Rep. John Larson and several state and local officials will participate in... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Senators to meet with town leaders about crumbling foundationstwo senators said they plan to meet with town leaders on Wednesday to talk abou
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted an hour ago
two senators said they plan to meet with town leaders on Wednesday to talk about a crumbling foundations crisis. Sens. Richard Blumenthal and Chris Murphy, along with other state representatives, said they are urging insurers to take advantage... Read more
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The Forward
Gorka Downplayed White Supremacist Threat. Is He Expendable After Charlottesville?Gorka. “It’s increasingly important to speak out,” said Cardin. Cardin, along
The Forward / Posted 18 hours ago
Gorka. “It’s increasingly important to speak out,” said Cardin. Cardin, along with senators Dick Durbin (D-Illinois) and Richard Blumenthal (D-Connecticut), is pushing for answers from the Trump administration, which appears to be stonewalling... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Post-Charlottesville "Unity" Event Casts Wide Netnot like we won’t be out there, we always are, but can you all really step up i
New Haven Independent / Posted 18 hours ago
not like we won’t be out there, we always are, but can you all really step up in ways you have never imagined. U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal, who is Jewish, spoke about how his father came to the U.S. in 1935 to escape Nazi persecution And my... Read more
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The Forward
3 Dem Senators Not Going Away In Their Pursuit Of Answers On GorkaFacing stonewalling from the Trump administration, Senators Dick Durbin, Richar
The Forward / Posted 19 hours ago
Facing stonewalling from the Trump administration, Senators Dick Durbin, Richard Blumenthal and Ben Cardin may not have many concrete options when it comes to White House aide Sebastian Gorka. But as Democratic lawmakers in a body with a... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Local leaders respond to President Trump's Afghanistan strategythe way forward in Afghanistan. Instead, he promised an open-ended military eng
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted yesterday
the way forward in Afghanistan. Instead, he promised an open-ended military engagement." Later in the evening, Senator Richard Blumenthal said “President Trump's speech was short on specifics necessary for a successful, substantive strategy. A... Read more
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Reuters
Democratic senators press on whether White House aide under probepeople are entitled to know if a senior White House official is under criminal
Reuters / Posted yesterday
people are entitled to know if a senior White House official is under criminal investigation," Senators Dick Durbin, Richard Blumenthal and Benjamin Cardin said in the letter. They said the letter was a follow-up to a letter they sent in... Read more
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dna
Democratic senators press on whether White House aide under probepeople are entitled to know if a senior White House official is under criminal
dna / Posted yesterday
people are entitled to know if a senior White House official is under criminal investigation," Senators Dick Durbin, Richard Blumenthal and Benjamin Cardin said in the letter. They said the letter was a follow-up to a letter they sent in... Read more
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dna
U.S. democratic senators press on whether White House aide under probepeople are entitled to know if a senior White House official is under criminal
dna / Posted yesterday
people are entitled to know if a senior White House official is under criminal investigation," Senators Dick Durbin, Richard Blumenthal and Benjamin Cardin said in the letter. They said the letter was a follow-up to a letter they sent in... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Neil Gorsuch doesn’t seem to care much about impartiality after all - Elizabeth Wydra is president of the Constitutional Accountability Center . At his Supreme Court confirmation hearings in March then-Judge Neil M. Gorsuch spoke to Sen. Richar...Accountability Center. At his Supreme Court confirmation hearings in March, th
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted yesterday
Accountability Center. At his Supreme Court confirmation hearings in March, then-Judge Neil M. Gorsuch spoke to Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) with grave sincerity, saying, “Senator, the independence and integrity of the judiciary is in my... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Post-Charlottesville "Unity" Event Casts Wide Netsaid of the diverse crowd. “If anybody thinks you can come to our city and spew
New Haven Independent / Posted yesterday
said of the diverse crowd. “If anybody thinks you can come to our city and spew hate, we will not tolerate it.” U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal, who is Jewish, spoke about how his father came to the U.S. in 1935 to escape Nazi persecution. If his... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
CT officials vow to fight NY dredging lawsuitdefense of our nation,” Malloy said, referring to keeping the New London naval
Stamford Advocate / Posted yesterday
defense of our nation,” Malloy said, referring to keeping the New London naval submarine base accessible. U.S. Senators Richard Blumenthal and Chris Murphy, both Connecticut Democrats, said the disposal plan will not harm the Sound. “The plan... Read more
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Connecticut Post
CT officials vow to fight NY dredging lawsuitdefense of our nation,” Malloy said, referring to keeping the New London naval
Connecticut Post / Posted yesterday
defense of our nation,” Malloy said, referring to keeping the New London naval submarine base accessible. U.S. Senators Richard Blumenthal and Chris Murphy, both Connecticut Democrats, said the disposal plan will not harm the Sound. “The plan... Read more
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Greenwich Time
CT officials vow to fight NY dredging lawsuitdefense of our nation,” Malloy said, referring to keeping the New London naval
Greenwich Time / Posted yesterday
defense of our nation,” Malloy said, referring to keeping the New London naval submarine base accessible. U.S. Senators Richard Blumenthal and Chris Murphy, both Connecticut Democrats, said the disposal plan will not harm the Sound. “The plan... Read more
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The News-Times
CT officials vow to fight NY dredging lawsuitdefense of our nation,” Malloy said, referring to keeping the New London naval
The News-Times / Posted yesterday
defense of our nation,” Malloy said, referring to keeping the New London naval submarine base accessible. U.S. Senators Richard Blumenthal and Chris Murphy, both Connecticut Democrats, said the disposal plan will not harm the Sound. “The plan... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Older workers plea to keep employment programThough it costs a relative “pittance,” according to U.S. Sen. Richard Blumentha
Darien News-Review / Posted yesterday
Though it costs a relative “pittance,” according to U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal, in the scope of the federal budget, the Senior Community Service Employment Program provides work, training and activities for thousands of otherwise overlooked people... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Older workers plea to keep employment programThough it costs a relative “pittance,” according to U.S. Sen. Richard Blumentha
Stamford Advocate / Posted yesterday
Though it costs a relative “pittance,” according to U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal, in the scope of the federal budget, the Senior Community Service Employment Program provides work, training and activities for thousands of otherwise overlooked people... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Older workers plea to keep employment programThough it costs a relative “pittance,” according to U.S. Sen. Richard Blumentha
Connecticut Post / Posted yesterday
Though it costs a relative “pittance,” according to U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal, in the scope of the federal budget, the Senior Community Service Employment Program provides work, training and activities for thousands of otherwise overlooked people... Read more
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ABC News
Trump's tumultuous 17-day working vacationKorea vows harsh retaliation over sanctions imposed by the United Nations with
ABC News / Posted 2 days ago
Korea vows harsh retaliation over sanctions imposed by the United Nations with U.S. support. Trump attacks Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., in a series of tweets after Blumenthal said he was worried that the president was trying to... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Interfaith Group Hosts Rally Against Hate at State Capitolstand,” the group sang. Among those who spoke were religious and political lea
NBC Connecticut / Posted 2 days ago
stand,” the group sang. Among those who spoke were religious and political leaders from across the state, including Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D). “The same way people learn how to hate they can learn how to love, how to forgive,” said Meriden... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Dozens turn out on the steps of the Capital to ban racismZahir Mannan to the crowd. Mannan was one of dozens of interfaith leaders who
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 2 days ago
Zahir Mannan to the crowd. Mannan was one of dozens of interfaith leaders who spoke at the rally, alongside Senator Richard Blumenthal, and representatives for the NAACP. “Hatred is feeling more entitled today,” said Mannan. “And we need to... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Blumenthal to host roundtable on seniors, jobs in BridgeportUnited States Sen. Richard Blumenthal (CT-D) will meet and participate in a rou
Darien News-Review / Posted 2 days ago
United States Sen. Richard Blumenthal (CT-D) will meet and participate in a roundtable discussion with participants and host agencies of the MaturityWorks program on Monday at Burroughs Community Center, 2470 Fairfield Ave., Bridgeport. MaturityWorks... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Blumenthal to host roundtable on seniors, jobs in BridgeportUnited States Sen. Richard Blumenthal (CT-D) will meet and participate in a rou
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 2 days ago
United States Sen. Richard Blumenthal (CT-D) will meet and participate in a roundtable discussion with participants and host agencies of the MaturityWorks program on Monday at Burroughs Community Center, 2470 Fairfield Ave., Bridgeport. MaturityWorks... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Blumenthal to host roundtable on seniors, jobs in BridgeportUnited States Sen. Richard Blumenthal (CT-D) will meet and participate in a rou
Connecticut Post / Posted 2 days ago
United States Sen. Richard Blumenthal (CT-D) will meet and participate in a roundtable discussion with participants and host agencies of the MaturityWorks program on Monday at Burroughs Community Center, 2470 Fairfield Ave., Bridgeport. MaturityWorks... Read more
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CNET
Why tech can't save kids in hot carsnot at the conclusion of it and then alert the driver with a warning light or b
CNET / Posted 3 days ago
not at the conclusion of it and then alert the driver with a warning light or beep to check the rear seat area. U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) has introduced legislation that would require new cars sold from 2019 have systems of this... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
State faults day care firm's vansfrom the back seat. And, some car-seat manufacturers offer electronic reminders
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
from the back seat. And, some car-seat manufacturers offer electronic reminders for drivers. Last month, U.S. Sens. Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., and Al Franken, D-Minn., introduced legislation to require car manufacturers to implement... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
New Fairfield family breathes easier — for now — after stay of father’s deportationright and what we believe in, and that’s my husband.” Soon after, U.S. Rep Eli
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 3 days ago
right and what we believe in, and that’s my husband.” Soon after, U.S. Rep Elizabeth Esty and Sens. Chris Murphy and Richard Blumenthal wrote to federal immigration authorities urging them to allow Joel to stay in the country while he tried... Read more
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The News-Times
New Fairfield family breathes easier — for now — after stay of father’s deportationright and what we believe in, and that’s my husband.” Soon after, U.S. Rep Eli
The News-Times / Posted 3 days ago
right and what we believe in, and that’s my husband.” Soon after, U.S. Rep Elizabeth Esty and Sens. Chris Murphy and Richard Blumenthal wrote to federal immigration authorities urging them to allow Joel to stay in the country while he tried... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Westport
New Fairfield Dad Facing Deportation Granted Last-Minute Temporary Staydeportation Thursday, just hours before he was due to leave the U.S. for his
The Daily Voice - Westport / Posted 3 days ago
deportation Thursday, just hours before he was due to leave the U.S. for his native Guatemala, according to U.S. Sens. Richard Blumenthal and Chris Murphy. “Reason and justice have prevailed, at least temporarily, enabling Joel Colindres to... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Aug. 19a national story in the preceding section showed NBC News found “no evidence” f
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
a national story in the preceding section showed NBC News found “no evidence” for Donald Trump’s claims against Sen. Richard Blumenthal. Crafted or mindless? Louise Raphael Step up, liberals Re: “The gall of Trump,” Your Turn, Aug 8: The... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Mylan and U.S. Government reach settlement over EpiPenwill reclassify EpiPen as a brand-name drug and will pay the higher rebate from
WWLP Springfield / Posted 4 days ago
will reclassify EpiPen as a brand-name drug and will pay the higher rebate from April 1, 2017 on. U.S. Senators including Richard Blumenthal from Connecticut say $435 million dollars is too small a settlement. Senator Eric Lesser brought a... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
CT senator calls on U.S. attorney general to include white supremacists in investigationin Charlottesville over the weekend and killed protester Heather Heyer. A numbe
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 5 days ago
in Charlottesville over the weekend and killed protester Heather Heyer. A number of other people were hurt. Sen. Richard Blumenthal said the groups Fields is associated with should be included in the DOJ's investigation. “As a former... Read more
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Greenwich Time
New Fairfield man facing deportation wins temporary stayhave prevailed, at least temporarily, enabling Joel Colindrés to stay with his
Greenwich Time / Posted 5 days ago
have prevailed, at least temporarily, enabling Joel Colindrés to stay with his family and pursue a fair hearing,” Sen. Richard Blumenthal said in a statement. “I will continue to stand with the family — who would be ripped apart by this cruel... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
New Fairfield man facing deportation wins temporary stayhave prevailed, at least temporarily, enabling Joel Colindrés to stay with his
Stamford Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
have prevailed, at least temporarily, enabling Joel Colindrés to stay with his family and pursue a fair hearing,” Sen. Richard Blumenthal said in a statement. “I will continue to stand with the family — who would be ripped apart by this cruel... Read more
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Connecticut Post
New Fairfield man facing deportation wins temporary stayhave prevailed, at least temporarily, enabling Joel Colindrés to stay with his
Connecticut Post / Posted 5 days ago
have prevailed, at least temporarily, enabling Joel Colindrés to stay with his family and pursue a fair hearing,” Sen. Richard Blumenthal said in a statement. “I will continue to stand with the family — who would be ripped apart by this cruel... Read more
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Boston Globe
New England news in briefa Guatemalan immigrant with no criminal record who lives in Connecticut with hi
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
a Guatemalan immigrant with no criminal record who lives in Connecticut with his wife and two young children. US Senators Richard Blumenthal and Chris Murphy of Connecticut say the appeals court in New York granted a temporary stay of deportation... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
US court delays deportation of immigrant in ConnecticutGuatemala with no criminal record who lives in Connecticut with his wife and tw
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 5 days ago
Guatemala with no criminal record who lives in Connecticut with his wife and two young children. Democratic U.S. Sens. Richard Blumenthal and Chris Murphy of Connecticut say the appeals court in New York granted a temporary stay of deportation... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Republicans not invited to anti-hate rally at State Capitolseriously believe we are incapable of working on our state budget while also st
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 5 days ago
seriously believe we are incapable of working on our state budget while also standing united against bigotry?" U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal also came out against Trump and white supremacy on Thursday. Digital giants taking a stand against white... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
US court delays deportation of immigrant in ConnecticutGuatemala with no criminal record who lives in Connecticut with his wife and tw
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
Guatemala with no criminal record who lives in Connecticut with his wife and two young children. Democratic U.S. Sens. Richard Blumenthal and Chris Murphy of Connecticut say the appeals court in New York granted a temporary stay of deportation... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Connecticut father to be deported after stay request deniedwho depend on them an opportunity for them to stay in this country and show the
WWLP Springfield / Posted 5 days ago
who depend on them an opportunity for them to stay in this country and show they need and deserve asylum,” said Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D) Connecticut. This is not the first time we’ve seen something like this happen in recent weeks. Marco... Read more
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Connecticut Post
New Fairfield man hopes for late reprieve in effort to avoid deportationall of you has been overwhelming to say the least.” Colindres has received sup
Connecticut Post / Posted 6 days ago
all of you has been overwhelming to say the least.” Colindres has received support from many political leaders, including U.S. Rep. Elizabeth Esty and U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal, who attended a press conference at the Colindres' home las... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Warm winter credited with explosion of Lyme ticksup activity in the fall. “We’ve had a long-running interest in ticks,” Andread
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 6 days ago
up activity in the fall. “We’ve had a long-running interest in ticks,” Andreadis said after a news conference with Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., who wants to assure that voices of those with Lyme disease are heard when a new tick-borne... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
New Fairfield man hopes for late reprieve in effort to avoid deportationall of you has been overwhelming to say the least.” Colindres has received sup
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 6 days ago
all of you has been overwhelming to say the least.” Colindres has received support from many political leaders, including U.S. Rep. Elizabeth Esty and U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal, who attended a press conference at the Colindres' home las... Read more
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The News-Times
New Fairfield man hopes for late reprieve in effort to avoid deportationall of you has been overwhelming to say the least.” Colindres has received sup
The News-Times / Posted 6 days ago
all of you has been overwhelming to say the least.” Colindres has received support from many political leaders, including U.S. Rep. Elizabeth Esty and U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal, who attended a press conference at the Colindres' home las... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
CT Pastor Recalls Experience at White Nationalist Rallywhat took place was a horrible moment for our country, a horrible moment. But t
NBC Connecticut / Posted 6 days ago
what took place was a horrible moment for our country, a horrible moment. But there are two sides to the country." Senator Richard Blumenthal said Wednesday there is, "no moral equivalence" between the white nationalist and the... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Aetna CEO latest to slam president's comments on Charlottesville violenceour communities, and our nation," Bertolini said in the memo. Connecticut lead
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 6 days ago
our communities, and our nation," Bertolini said in the memo. Connecticut leaders reacted to his comments, with Senator Richard Blumenthal calling them “disgusting.” "Donald Trump does not speak for the real America," Blumenthal said. "No fine... Read more
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The News-Times
VA looking for larger facility for its Danbury clinicWest Haven campus, a new appointment for primary care is 12.2 days and 6.4 days
The News-Times / Posted 6 days ago
West Haven campus, a new appointment for primary care is 12.2 days and 6.4 days for mental health, Redmond said. U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., recently visited the clinic to call for major federal investments to modernize VA... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
VA looking for larger facility for its Danbury clinicWest Haven campus, a new appointment for primary care is 12.2 days and 6.4 days
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 6 days ago
West Haven campus, a new appointment for primary care is 12.2 days and 6.4 days for mental health, Redmond said. U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., recently visited the clinic to call for major federal investments to modernize VA... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Warner, Kaine Call on Jeff Sessions to to start Task Force Against Hate-Violencefrom 2015. In particular, anti-Muslim hate groups almost tripled in 2016. Kain
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 6 days ago
from 2015. In particular, anti-Muslim hate groups almost tripled in 2016. Kaine, Warner, and Cantwell were joined by Richard Blumenthal (D-CT), Tammy Duckworth (D-IL), Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY), Mazie Hirono (D-HI), Amy Klobuchar (D-MN),... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Man dead, two injured after plane crashes in New Milforda single-engine four-seater and is one of the most popular aircraft in general
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 6 days ago
a single-engine four-seater and is one of the most popular aircraft in general aviation for flight instruction. U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal said last Friday he is concerned by the crashes. “My thoughts and prayers are with the victim’s family... Read more
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