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Hartford Courant
Connecticut's Family Firms Join Conglomerates For Share Of Military Workand Columbia class submarines. In addition, more than $2 billion is earmarked
Hartford Courant / Posted 9 hours ago
and Columbia class submarines. In addition, more than $2 billion is earmarked for Black Hawks and the CH-53K. U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy, D-Conn., a member of the Senate Appropriations Committee, said leaders in Congress and the Defense Department... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Letters to the Editor: P2P thanks Thanksgiving all-stars, Canada Goose gets away with murder...Food Drive; Word Alive Bible Church; and Zion’s Hill Preschool. Norwalk volunt
Darien News-Review / Posted 2 days ago
Food Drive; Word Alive Bible Church; and Zion’s Hill Preschool. Norwalk volunteers: DATTO Inc.; FactSet; Tauck; U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy; state Sen. Bob Duff; state Rep. Gail Lavielle; state Rep. Fred Wilms; state Rep. Terrie Wood; and Mayor Harry... Read more
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EuroNews
5 years after Sandy Hook, gun control groups still looking for big winCheck system, although it faces an uncertain future in Congress. The bill, unv
EuroNews / Posted 3 days ago
Check system, although it faces an uncertain future in Congress. The bill, unveiled by Sens. John Cornyn, R.-Texas, and Chris Murphy, D-Conn., last month, would attempt to better enforce current law and strengthen the National Instant Criminal... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Sandy Hook anniversary ceremonies focus on love, not lossof the necessity of loving while carrying the wounds of the world. Gov. Dannel
Connecticut Post / Posted 3 days ago
of the necessity of loving while carrying the wounds of the world. Gov. Dannel P. Malloy and Sens. Richard Blumenthal and Chris Murphy all thanked the families of Newtown for their strength in the face of loss. “These children had a fire of... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Newtown remembers the victims at a special church serviceof the childrens' funerals in 2012. Several elected leaders including Gov. Dan
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 3 days ago
of the childrens' funerals in 2012. Several elected leaders including Gov. Dannel Malloy, Sen. Richard Blumenthal, Sen. Chris Murphy, and Rep. Elizabeth Esty also attended the service. Copyright 2017 WFSB (Meredith Corporation). All rights... Read more
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Fort Wayne Journal Gazette
Concordia cheers on its No. 1 voiceCathie Rowand | The Journal Gazette Concordia Lutheran High School teacher Chri
Fort Wayne Journal Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
Cathie Rowand | The Journal Gazette Concordia Lutheran High School teacher Chris Murphy and students use their lunch break Thursday to create a message for Concordia junior Addison Agen on a fence at nearby Zollner Stadium. The message wishes good... Read more
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The Morning Call
Newtown pastor: The world joins us five years later to remember and to praynation’s history.” But so will the day the Senate voted down legislation to exp
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
nation’s history.” But so will the day the Senate voted down legislation to expand gun background checks, he said. Sen. Chris Murphy, speaking on the Senate floor in the afternoon, said: “It’s easy to hang your head thinking of all the things... Read more
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CBS News
Mass shootings: Five years after Sandy Hookfeel the opposite, and are far more likely to describe gun violence in the Unit
CBS News / Posted 3 days ago
feel the opposite, and are far more likely to describe gun violence in the United States as a crisis. Connecticut Senator Chris Murphy represented Newtown five years ago, and he challenges the new narrative that in the days after a mass shooting,... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Big holdup for borrowers claiming for-profit college frauda Washington-based think tank. DeVos' announcement about the Schmoke hiring wa
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
a Washington-based think tank. DeVos' announcement about the Schmoke hiring was met with criticism by Democrats. Sen. Chris Murphy of Connecticut tweeted, "This is a joke, right?" The department defended its decision, saying Schmoke served... Read more
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Business Insider
It's been 5 years since the Sandy Hook shooting — here are the names and pictures of the 27 victims, including 20 children, who were murdered that dayelicited a tearful reaction from then-President Barack Obama, who described it
Business Insider / Posted 3 days ago
elicited a tearful reaction from then-President Barack Obama, who described it as the worst day of his presidency. Sen. Chris Murphy, who had previously been a representative for the district that included Newtown, was among those present when... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Vigils, remembrance mark 5th year since Sandy Hook shootingThe American people overwhelmingly support common sense gun safety legislation.
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 4 days ago
The American people overwhelmingly support common sense gun safety legislation. The time for Congress to act is now." Sen. Chris Murphy said "It changed the town of Newtown, it changed this country and the way that we think about gun violence, and... Read more
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TribLIVE
Mental health care worries linger 5 years after Sandy Hookand embarrassment. And that means that they can't leverage their community supp
TribLIVE / Posted 4 days ago
and embarrassment. And that means that they can't leverage their community supports to get the care they need.” U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy, a Connecticut Democrat, said he expects it will be difficult to secure funding for the new programs in the... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Charter-backed repeal of net neutrality approvedOr if the water company could throttle back your water supply if they thought y
Stamford Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
Or if the water company could throttle back your water supply if they thought your shower was too long,” U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy, D-Connecticut, said in a statement Thursday. “The reason we regulate utilities is exactly so they can’t play... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Charter-backed repeal of net neutrality approvedOr if the water company could throttle back your water supply if they thought y
Connecticut Post / Posted 4 days ago
Or if the water company could throttle back your water supply if they thought your shower was too long,” U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy, D-Connecticut, said in a statement Thursday. “The reason we regulate utilities is exactly so they can’t play... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
'Newtown will never be the same': Reflections on Sandy Hook, 5 years laterChris Murphy is the junior senator from Connecticut and represented the distric
Stamford Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
Chris Murphy is the junior senator from Connecticut and represented the district that includes Newtown, Connecticut, until 2013. I love Newtown. I love the people. I love the landscape. I love the annual Labor Day parade. I love it more now, having... Read more
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Connecticut Post
'Newtown will never be the same': Reflections on Sandy Hook, 5 years laterChris Murphy is the junior senator from Connecticut and represented the distric
Connecticut Post / Posted 4 days ago
Chris Murphy is the junior senator from Connecticut and represented the district that includes Newtown, Connecticut, until 2013. I love Newtown. I love the people. I love the landscape. I love the annual Labor Day parade. I love it more now, having... Read more
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Business Insider
'Newtown will never be the same': Reflections on Sandy Hook, 5 years laterChris Murphy is the junior senator from Connecticut and represented the distric
Business Insider / Posted 4 days ago
Chris Murphy is the junior senator from Connecticut and represented the district that includes Newtown, Connecticut, until 2013. I love Newtown. I love the people. I love the landscape. I love the annual Labor Day parade. I love it more now, having... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Newtown Plans Private Reflection To Mark Five Years Since Sandy Hook Shootingpublic--complicit as 90 more lives are lost to the scourge of gun violence.” I
Hartford Courant / Posted 4 days ago
public--complicit as 90 more lives are lost to the scourge of gun violence.” In a Senate committee hearing Wednesday, Sen. Chris Murphy asked his colleagues to boost funding for mental health. “It is also almost five years to the day since the... Read more
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CBS News
Chris Murphy reflectsMass shootings are a political issue December 13, 2017, 9:20 PM|In an intervie
CBS News / Posted 4 days ago
Mass shootings are a political issue December 13, 2017, 9:20 PM|In an interview with CBSN, Connecticut Democratic Sen. on how gun control has evolved in the years since the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Dan Haar: A nervous compromise is in sight on Sandy Hook anniversaryBut tellingly, Keane is also pleading with the gun-rights community to see the
The Middletown Press / Posted 4 days ago
But tellingly, Keane is also pleading with the gun-rights community to see the way of compromise. Just the fact that Sen. Chris Murphy, D-Conn, co-authored the fix-the-NICS bill along with gun rights champion Sen. John Cornyn, R-Texas, is enough... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
D.C. Buzz: Alabama vote ‘a shot in the arm’can run and win anywhere — including bright Red Alabama. “When we compete all
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 4 days ago
can run and win anywhere — including bright Red Alabama. “When we compete all across the country, we win,’’ said Sen. Chris Murphy. “We stopped doing that for some reasons, and we paid the price.’’ Of course, as Murphy said, a Connecticut... Read more
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Connecticut Post
D.C. Buzz: Alabama vote ‘a shot in the arm’can run and win anywhere — including bright Red Alabama. “When we compete all
Connecticut Post / Posted 4 days ago
can run and win anywhere — including bright Red Alabama. “When we compete all across the country, we win,’’ said Sen. Chris Murphy. “We stopped doing that for some reasons, and we paid the price.’’ Of course, as Murphy said, a Connecticut... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Dan Haar: A nervous compromise is in sight on Sandy Hook anniversaryBut tellingly, Keane is also pleading with the gun-rights community to see the
Darien News-Review / Posted 4 days ago
But tellingly, Keane is also pleading with the gun-rights community to see the way of compromise. Just the fact that Sen. Chris Murphy, D-Conn, co-authored the fix-the-NICS bill along with gun rights champion Sen. John Cornyn, R-Texas, is enough... Read more
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Darien News-Review
D.C. Buzz: Alabama vote ‘a shot in the arm’can run and win anywhere — including bright Red Alabama. “When we compete all
Darien News-Review / Posted 4 days ago
can run and win anywhere — including bright Red Alabama. “When we compete all across the country, we win,’’ said Sen. Chris Murphy. “We stopped doing that for some reasons, and we paid the price.’’ Of course, as Murphy said, a Connecticut... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Dan Haar: A nervous compromise is in sight on Sandy Hook anniversaryBut tellingly, Keane is also pleading with the gun-rights community to see the
Stamford Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
But tellingly, Keane is also pleading with the gun-rights community to see the way of compromise. Just the fact that Sen. Chris Murphy, D-Conn, co-authored the fix-the-NICS bill along with gun rights champion Sen. John Cornyn, R-Texas, is enough... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Dan Haar: A nervous compromise is in sight on Sandy Hook anniversaryBut tellingly, Keane is also pleading with the gun-rights community to see the
Connecticut Post / Posted 4 days ago
But tellingly, Keane is also pleading with the gun-rights community to see the way of compromise. Just the fact that Sen. Chris Murphy, D-Conn, co-authored the fix-the-NICS bill along with gun rights champion Sen. John Cornyn, R-Texas, is enough... Read more
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Boston Globe
Mental health care worries linger 5 years after Sandy Hookname. ‘‘There are answers,’’ he said. ‘‘We just need to start turning over the
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
name. ‘‘There are answers,’’ he said. ‘‘We just need to start turning over the rocks and looking under them.’’ US Senator Chris Murphy, a Connecticut Democrat, said he expects it will be difficult to secure funding for the new programs in the... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
Mental health care worries linger 5 years after Sandy Hookname. "There are answers," he said. "We just need to start turning over the ro
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 5 days ago
name. "There are answers," he said. "We just need to start turning over the rocks and looking under them." U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy, a Connecticut Democrat, said he expects it will be difficult to secure funding for the new programs in the... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Mental health care worries linger 5 years after Sandy Hookname. "There are answers," he said. "We just need to start turning over the ro
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 5 days ago
name. "There are answers," he said. "We just need to start turning over the rocks and looking under them." U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy, a Connecticut Democrat, said he expects it will be difficult to secure funding for the new programs in the... Read more
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CBS News
5 years after Sandy Hook, mental health care worries lingerand embarrassment. And that means that they can't leverage their community supp
CBS News / Posted 5 days ago
and embarrassment. And that means that they can't leverage their community supports to get the care they need." U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy, a Connecticut Democrat, said he expects it will be difficult to secure funding for the new programs in the... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
5 years after Sandy Hook, mental health care worries lingerand embarrassment. And that means that they can't leverage their community supp
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
and embarrassment. And that means that they can't leverage their community supports to get the care they need." U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy, a Connecticut Democrat, said he expects it will be difficult to secure funding for the new programs in the... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
5 Years After Sandy Hook, Mental Health Care Worries Lingerand embarrassment. And that means that they can’t leverage their community supp
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 5 days ago
and embarrassment. And that means that they can’t leverage their community supports to get the care they need.” U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy, a Connecticut Democrat, said he expects it will be difficult to secure funding for the new programs in the... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
5 years after Sandy Hook, mental health care worries lingerand embarrassment. And that means that they can't leverage their community supp
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 5 days ago
and embarrassment. And that means that they can't leverage their community supports to get the care they need." U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy, a Connecticut Democrat, said he expects it will be difficult to secure funding for the new programs in the... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
5 years after Sandy Hook, mental health care worries lingerand embarrassment. And that means that they can't leverage their community supp
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 5 days ago
and embarrassment. And that means that they can't leverage their community supports to get the care they need." U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy, a Connecticut Democrat, said he expects it will be difficult to secure funding for the new programs in the... Read more
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CTV News
Five years after Sandy Hook shooting, mental health care concerns lingerand embarrassment. And that means that they can't leverage their community supp
CTV News / Posted 5 days ago
and embarrassment. And that means that they can't leverage their community supports to get the care they need." U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy, a Connecticut Democrat, said he expects it will be difficult to secure funding for the new programs in the... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
5 years after Sandy Hook, mental health care worries lingerand embarrassment. And that means that they can't leverage their community supp
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
and embarrassment. And that means that they can't leverage their community supports to get the care they need." U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy, a Connecticut Democrat, said he expects it will be difficult to secure funding for the new programs in the... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
What is CHIP? 7 things to know about the Children’s Health Insurance Programfor their billionaire and millionaire donors.” Several lawmakers, including Oh
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 5 days ago
for their billionaire and millionaire donors.” Several lawmakers, including Ohio Gov. John Kasich and Connecticut Sen. Chris Murphy spoke out following Kimmel’s speech. >> Related: Your guide to health care changes in Georgia I was proud to... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
What is CHIP? 7 things to know about the Children's Health Insurance Programfor their billionaire and millionaire donors.” Several lawmakers, including Oh
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 5 days ago
for their billionaire and millionaire donors.” Several lawmakers, including Ohio Gov. John Kasich and Connecticut Sen. Chris Murphy spoke out following Kimmel’s speech. I was proud to participate in the creation of the Children's Health... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
What is CHIP? 7 things to know about the Children's Health Insurance Programfor their billionaire and millionaire donors.” Several lawmakers, including Oh
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 5 days ago
for their billionaire and millionaire donors.” Several lawmakers, including Ohio Gov. John Kasich and Connecticut Sen. Chris Murphy spoke out following Kimmel’s speech. I was proud to participate in the creation of the Children's Health... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
What is CHIP? 7 things to know about the Children's Health Insurance Programfor their billionaire and millionaire donors.” Several lawmakers, including Oh
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 5 days ago
for their billionaire and millionaire donors.” Several lawmakers, including Ohio Gov. John Kasich and Connecticut Sen. Chris Murphy spoke out following Kimmel’s speech. I was proud to participate in the creation of the Children's Health... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
What is CHIP? 7 things to know about the Children’s Health Insurance Programfor their billionaire and millionaire donors.” Several lawmakers, including Oh
Dayton Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
for their billionaire and millionaire donors.” Several lawmakers, including Ohio Gov. John Kasich and Connecticut Sen. Chris Murphy spoke out following Kimmel’s speech. >> Related: Your guide to health care changes in Georgia I was proud to... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
What is CHIP? 7 things to know about the Children’s Health Insurance Programfor their billionaire and millionaire donors.” Several lawmakers, including Oh
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 5 days ago
for their billionaire and millionaire donors.” Several lawmakers, including Ohio Gov. John Kasich and Connecticut Sen. Chris Murphy spoke out following Kimmel’s speech. >> Related: Your guide to health care changes in Georgia I was proud to... Read more
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ABC News
How gun laws have changed since Sandy Hookare dying at far too great a rate,” Gardiner added. Watts is far from alone in
ABC News / Posted 6 days ago
are dying at far too great a rate,” Gardiner added. Watts is far from alone in being motivated to act after Sandy Hook. Chris Murphy, D-Conn., had just been elected to move up from the House of Representatives to the Senate five weeks before the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
December 12Views, Dec. 3), Josh Brodesky ends by asking readers how many song or lyric ref
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
Views, Dec. 3), Josh Brodesky ends by asking readers how many song or lyric references were included. I counted nine. Chris Murphy Here’s my résumé Re: “No pass for Trump’s latest antics,” editorial, Dec. 5: The “talented” editorial staff,... Read more
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FOX News
Concealed-carry bill backers brace for Senate fightwe’ve tried in the past. So, I’d like to do the fix NICS, and then we can move
FOX News / Posted 7 days ago
we’ve tried in the past. So, I’d like to do the fix NICS, and then we can move on from there.” Connecticut Democratic Sen. Chris Murphy said before the vote that he supports Cornyn’s strategy and that House Republicans were combining the two... Read more
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FOX News
Concealed-carry bill backers brace for Senate fightwe’ve tried in the past. So, I’d like to do the fix NICS, and then we can move
FOX News / Posted 7 days ago
we’ve tried in the past. So, I’d like to do the fix NICS, and then we can move on from there.” Connecticut Democratic Sen. Chris Murphy said before the vote that he supports Cornyn’s strategy and that House Republicans were combining the two... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Newtown advocates visit Capitol Hill amid renewed crossfire on gunsfound itself in the unlikely position of defending a rare bipartisan piece of l
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
found itself in the unlikely position of defending a rare bipartisan piece of legislation that was written jointly by Sen. Chris Murphy and Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn, R-Texas. An NRA spokeswoman put “FAKE NEWS ALERT” in the subject line of... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Notre Dame to get new $66 million campus art museumMuseum of Art will be named in honor of longtime benefactors Ernestine Raclin a
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
Museum of Art will be named in honor of longtime benefactors Ernestine Raclin and her daughter and son-in-law Carmen and Chris Murphy. The school says they’ve made an unspecified lead contribution toward the project. The museum is planned for... Read more
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Swissinfo
In push for Yemen aid, U.S. warned Saudis of threats in Congresscoalition. That includes U.S. refuelling of coalition jets and the provision of
Swissinfo / Posted 9 days ago
coalition. That includes U.S. refuelling of coalition jets and the provision of limited U.S. intelligence support. Senator Chris Murphy, a Democrat from Connecticut and longtime critic of U.S. support for the Yemen campaign, cheered Trump's push... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
Amy Goodman and Denis Moynihan: Doomsday machine in Trump’s handsof Tennessee, who has publicly stated his fear that Trump may start World War I
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 9 days ago
of Tennessee, who has publicly stated his fear that Trump may start World War III, chaired the hearing. Democratic Sen. Chris Murphy of Connecticut summed up the hearing’s intent, saying, “We are concerned the president of the United States is... Read more
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