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KPLC Lake Charles
Sen. Kennedy touts tax planBecause it undermines our ability to acquire those weapons systems and train yo
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted an hour ago
Because it undermines our ability to acquire those weapons systems and train young men and women for our military,” Sen. Richard Blumenthal, a Democrat from Connecticut said. “But the political dynamic here is that unfortunately, Republicans are... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Supporters Rally Against Deportation Of Hartford Manhave lived in the U.S., I have always worked and always paid my taxes.” Acosta
Hartford Courant / Posted 2 hours ago
have lived in the U.S., I have always worked and always paid my taxes.” Acosta’s case has drawn the attention of U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal, as well as Hartford Mayor Luke Bronin and local legislators. “We’re talking about a human being here,”... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Blumenthal hopes to defeat or delay GOP tax billHARTFORD — This is a make-or-break week for Congress, U.S. Sen. Richard Blument
Darien News-Review / Posted 2 hours ago
HARTFORD — This is a make-or-break week for Congress, U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal predicted Monday, stressing that he will work to delay or defeat the Republican tax changes that would result in “the richest becoming more wealthy.” Speaking to... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Blumenthal hopes to defeat or delay GOP tax billHARTFORD — This is a make-or-break week for Congress, U.S. Sen. Richard Blument
Stamford Advocate / Posted 3 hours ago
HARTFORD — This is a make-or-break week for Congress, U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal predicted Monday, stressing that he will work to delay or defeat the Republican tax changes that would result in “the richest becoming more wealthy.” Speaking to... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Blumenthal hopes to defeat or delay GOP tax billHARTFORD — This is a make-or-break week for Congress, U.S. Sen. Richard Blument
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 3 hours ago
HARTFORD — This is a make-or-break week for Congress, U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal predicted Monday, stressing that he will work to delay or defeat the Republican tax changes that would result in “the richest becoming more wealthy.” Speaking to... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Blumenthal hopes to defeat or delay GOP tax billHARTFORD — This is a make-or-break week for Congress, U.S. Sen. Richard Blument
Connecticut Post / Posted 3 hours ago
HARTFORD — This is a make-or-break week for Congress, U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal predicted Monday, stressing that he will work to delay or defeat the Republican tax changes that would result in “the richest becoming more wealthy.” Speaking to... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Blumenthal hopes to defeat or delay GOP tax billHARTFORD — This is a make-or-break week for Congress, U.S. Sen. Richard Blument
Greenwich Time / Posted 3 hours ago
HARTFORD — This is a make-or-break week for Congress, U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal predicted Monday, stressing that he will work to delay or defeat the Republican tax changes that would result in “the richest becoming more wealthy.” Speaking to... Read more
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The News-Times
Blumenthal hopes to defeat or delay GOP tax billHARTFORD — This is a make-or-break week for Congress, U.S. Sen. Richard Blument
The News-Times / Posted 3 hours ago
HARTFORD — This is a make-or-break week for Congress, U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal predicted Monday, stressing that he will work to delay or defeat the Republican tax changes that would result in “the richest becoming more wealthy.” Speaking to... Read more
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Philly.com
Amtrak's challenge: Fix safety lapses that caused fatal 2016 crash in Chestera priority for the Trump administration. “With such a laissez-faire attitude a
Philly.com / Posted 7 hours ago
a priority for the Trump administration. “With such a laissez-faire attitude about regulating health and safety,” Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D., Conn.), said in a statement last week, “it is difficult to be optimistic things will improve under... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Dozens gather to protest naming Jerusalem Israel’s capitalwere driven from their homes.” During the event, Ebrahim asked for the support
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 20 hours ago
were driven from their homes.” During the event, Ebrahim asked for the support of local politicians, and called out Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., for seeming to support the Jerusalem decision. In a news release shortly before Trump’s... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Gasoline zone pricing — explained and examinedprofit. But if the station owners must pay more for gasoline, so will you. Whe
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 20 hours ago
profit. But if the station owners must pay more for gasoline, so will you. When he was Connecticut’s Attorney General, Richard Blumenthal called zone pricing “invisible and insidious.” Yet, the courts say it’s legal and the Federal Trade... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Dozens gather to protest naming Jerusalem Israel’s capitalwere driven from their homes.” During the event, Ebrahim asked for the support
Connecticut Post / Posted 22 hours ago
were driven from their homes.” During the event, Ebrahim asked for the support of local politicians, and called out Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., for seeming to support the Jerusalem decision. In a news release shortly after Trump’s... Read more
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The Hill
Anti-online sex trafficking bill gets crushed under Big Tech's lobbyingwhere the Jane Doe children, their families and attorneys spoke about the urgen
The Hill / Posted yesterday
where the Jane Doe children, their families and attorneys spoke about the urgency to amend Section 230. Wagner and Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) appeared at the briefing, both vowing to work on legislation to amend Section 230 so that... Read more
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Zero Hedge
This Map Shows You The Richest Politician In Every StateJohn K. Delaney (D-MD) - $232.8M 5. Rep. Dave Trott (R-MI) - $177.1M 6. Rep.
Zero Hedge / Posted yesterday
John K. Delaney (D-MD) - $232.8M 5. Rep. Dave Trott (R-MI) - $177.1M 6. Rep. Vernon Buchanan (R-FL) - $115.5M 7. Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) - $81.7M 8. Rep. Diane Black (R-TN) - $75.3M 9. Rep. Chris Collins (R-NY) - $66.4M 10. Rep.... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Seeking sanctuary in Old Lyme church, New Britain man gets stay of deportationhas been a United States resident for 27 years and has applied for permanent re
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
has been a United States resident for 27 years and has applied for permanent residence through his U.S. son. U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal and U.S. Rep. Elizbeth Esty had sent letters to Thomas Homan, the acting director of Homeland Security,... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Steve Duin: The real drug czarslearned those prescriptions were generating frightening addiction rates along w
OregonLive.com / Posted 2 days ago
learned those prescriptions were generating frightening addiction rates along with its staggering profits. In 2001, Richard Blumenthal, then Connecticut's attorney general, pressed the Sackler family to "overhaul and reform" its OxyContin... Read more
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EuroNews
5 years after Sandy Hook, gun control groups still looking for big winwe're all just trying to build a behemoth movement that's going to go out there
EuroNews / Posted 3 days ago
we're all just trying to build a behemoth movement that's going to go out there, make a difference and save lives." Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., who has fought aggressively for gun control in the Senate, said that while Giffords, Brady and... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Sandy Hook anniversary ceremonies focus on love, not lossaltar, Caggiano spoke of the necessity of loving while carrying the wounds of t
Connecticut Post / Posted 3 days ago
altar, Caggiano spoke 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... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Newtown remembers the victims at a special church servicepresided over nearly half of the childrens' funerals in 2012. Several elected
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 3 days ago
presided over nearly half 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... Read more
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Daily Herald
Senate may put off most anticipated Russian probe findingsThe committee chairman, Charles Grassley, R-Iowa, hasn't yet said. One Democra
Daily Herald / Posted 3 days ago
The committee chairman, Charles Grassley, R-Iowa, hasn't yet said. One Democratic member of that panel, Connecticut Sen. Richard Blumenthal, says he hopes to see a conclusion, though he acknowledged that ultimately voters will have to process... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Tax plan doesn’t impress state’s congressional Democratsbut Connecticut Democrats in Congress insist it’s too little, too late. “The c
Stamford Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
but Connecticut Democrats in Congress insist it’s too little, too late. “The changes are largely cosmetic,’’ said Sen. Richard Blumenthal. “They’re tinkering around the edges to make it more palatable. But like dead fish, (the) more it sits,... Read more
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The News-Times
Tax plan doesn’t impress state’s congressional Democratsbut Connecticut Democrats in Congress insist it’s too little, too late. “The c
The News-Times / Posted 3 days ago
but Connecticut Democrats in Congress insist it’s too little, too late. “The changes are largely cosmetic,’’ said Sen. Richard Blumenthal. “They’re tinkering around the edges to make it more palatable. But like dead fish, (the) more it sits,... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Tax plan doesn’t impress state’s congressional Democratsbut Connecticut Democrats in Congress insist it’s too little, too late. “The c
Greenwich Time / Posted 3 days ago
but Connecticut Democrats in Congress insist it’s too little, too late. “The changes are largely cosmetic,’’ said Sen. Richard Blumenthal. “They’re tinkering around the edges to make it more palatable. But like dead fish, (the) more it sits,... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Senate may put off most anticipated Russian probe findingsThe committee chairman, Charles Grassley, R-Iowa, hasn't yet said. One Democra
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
The committee chairman, Charles Grassley, R-Iowa, hasn't yet said. One Democratic member of that panel, Connecticut Sen. Richard Blumenthal, says he hopes to see a conclusion, though he acknowledged that ultimately voters will have to process... Read more
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FOX News
Politicians react to FCC's net neutrality repealinnovators, students, and entrepreneurs – all of whom will suffer tremendously
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
innovators, students, and entrepreneurs – all of whom will suffer tremendously without a free and open internet," Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., tweeted. Undoing #NetNeutrality is an early Christmas present for internet service providers,... Read more
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FOX News
Politicians react to FCC's net neutrality repealinnovators, students, and entrepreneurs – all of whom will suffer tremendously
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
innovators, students, and entrepreneurs – all of whom will suffer tremendously without a free and open internet," Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., tweeted. Undoing #NetNeutrality is an early Christmas present for internet service providers,... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Senate may put off most anticipated Russian probe findingsThe committee chairman, Charles Grassley, R-Iowa, hasn't yet said. One Democra
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
The committee chairman, Charles Grassley, R-Iowa, hasn't yet said. One Democratic member of that panel, Connecticut Sen. Richard Blumenthal, says he hopes to see a conclusion, though he acknowledged that ultimately voters will have to process... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Tax plan doesn’t impress state’s congressional Democratsbut Connecticut Democrats in Congress insist it’s too little, too late. “The c
Connecticut Post / Posted 3 days ago
but Connecticut Democrats in Congress insist it’s too little, too late. “The changes are largely cosmetic,’’ said Sen. Richard Blumenthal. “They’re tinkering around the edges to make it more palatable. But like dead fish, (the) more it sits,... Read more
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Philly.com
Senate may put off most anticipated Russian probe findingsThe committee chairman, Charles Grassley, R-Iowa, hasn't yet said. One Democra
Philly.com / Posted 3 days ago
The committee chairman, Charles Grassley, R-Iowa, hasn't yet said. One Democratic member of that panel, Connecticut Sen. Richard Blumenthal, says he hopes to see a conclusion, though he acknowledged that ultimately voters will have to process... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Senate may put off most anticipated Russian probe findingsThe committee chairman, Charles Grassley, R-Iowa, hasn't yet said. One Democra
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 3 days ago
The committee chairman, Charles Grassley, R-Iowa, hasn't yet said. One Democratic member of that panel, Connecticut Sen. Richard Blumenthal, says he hopes to see a conclusion, though he acknowledged that ultimately voters will have to process... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Senate may put off most anticipated Russian probe findingsThe committee chairman, Charles Grassley, R-Iowa, hasn't yet said. One Democra
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 3 days ago
The committee chairman, Charles Grassley, R-Iowa, hasn't yet said. One Democratic member of that panel, Connecticut Sen. Richard Blumenthal, says he hopes to see a conclusion, though he acknowledged that ultimately voters will have to process... Read more
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EuroNews
Rubio comes out against GOP tax bill, passage uncertainto high-income households and corporations. "Some middle class family may see
EuroNews / Posted 4 days ago
to high-income households and corporations. "Some middle class family may see very minor tax cuts at the beginning," Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., said on MSNBC. "But the big benefits and breaks and giveaways are to the wealthiest and the big... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Vigils, remembrance mark 5th year since Sandy Hook shootingin Jan. 2017, the memorial commission and an advisory panel will sit in on a pu
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 4 days ago
in Jan. 2017, the memorial commission and an advisory panel will sit in on a public forum to discuss design ideas. Sen. Richard Blumenthal took to the Senate floor around 10:45 a.m. to mark the date. He released a statement in which he... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Charter-backed repeal of net neutrality approvedcharges for unobstructed broadband access. “Net neutrality is essential to an
The Middletown Press / Posted 4 days ago
charges for unobstructed broadband access. “Net neutrality is essential to an open and free internet,” U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Connecticut, said in an interview last week. “It guarantees equal access no matter who owns the... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Charter-backed repeal of net neutrality approvedcharges for unobstructed broadband access. “Net neutrality is essential to an
Darien News-Review / Posted 4 days ago
charges for unobstructed broadband access. “Net neutrality is essential to an open and free internet,” U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Connecticut, said in an interview last week. “It guarantees equal access no matter who owns the... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting anniversary brings reflection, after years of advocacymental background checks for gun purchases. “Shame on Congress for allowing ye
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
mental background checks for gun purchases. “Shame on Congress for allowing yet another year to pass without action,” Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., told the Hartford Courant in a statement. “Shame on Congress for allowing this tragic... Read more
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York Daily Record
Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting anniversary brings reflection, after years of advocacymental background checks for gun purchases. “Shame on Congress for allowing ye
York Daily Record / Posted 4 days ago
mental background checks for gun purchases. “Shame on Congress for allowing yet another year to pass without action,” Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., told the Hartford Courant in a statement. “Shame on Congress for allowing this tragic... Read more
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Daily Journal
Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting anniversary brings reflection, after years of advocacymental background checks for gun purchases. “Shame on Congress for allowing ye
Daily Journal / Posted 4 days ago
mental background checks for gun purchases. “Shame on Congress for allowing yet another year to pass without action,” Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., told the Hartford Courant in a statement. “Shame on Congress for allowing this tragic... Read more
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Daily Record
Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting anniversary brings reflection, after years of advocacymental background checks for gun purchases. “Shame on Congress for allowing ye
Daily Record / Posted 4 days ago
mental background checks for gun purchases. “Shame on Congress for allowing yet another year to pass without action,” Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., told the Hartford Courant in a statement. “Shame on Congress for allowing this tragic... Read more
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Al.com
In trade dispute, Bombardier stresses its U.S. impactconsumers. We are hopeful the ITC will deliberate thoughtfully on any final rul
Al.com / Posted 4 days ago
consumers. We are hopeful the ITC will deliberate thoughtfully on any final ruling." Three Connecticut Democrats -- Sen. Richard Blumenthal, Sen. Christopher S. Murphy and Rep. John B. Larson - focused on more specific details: "Next year,... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Newtown Plans Private Reflection To Mark Five Years Since Sandy Hook Shootingaction to strengthen the nation’s gun laws. “Shame on Congress for allowing ye
Hartford Courant / Posted 4 days ago
action to strengthen the nation’s gun laws. “Shame on Congress for allowing yet another year to pass without action,” Sen. Richard Blumenthal said in a written statement Thursday. “Shame on Congress for allowing this tragic anniversary to be... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Newtown Plans Private Reflection To Mark Five Years Since Sandy Hook Shootingaction to strengthen the nation’s gun laws. “Shame on Congress for allowing ye
Hartford Courant / Posted 4 days ago
action to strengthen the nation’s gun laws. “Shame on Congress for allowing yet another year to pass without action,” Sen. Richard Blumenthal said in a written statement Thursday. “Shame on Congress for allowing this tragic anniversary to be... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Vigils, remembrance mark 5th year since Sandy Hook shootingin Jan. 2017, the memorial commission and an advisory panel will sit in on a pu
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 4 days ago
in Jan. 2017, the memorial commission and an advisory panel will sit in on a public forum to discuss design ideas. Sen. Richard Blumenthal released a statement in which he chastised Congress for inaction when it comes to gun laws. “Today marks... Read more
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ABC News
Advocacy groups sue US military for sexual assault recordsobtain through the lawsuit include data about sexual assaults, but also look at
ABC News / Posted 4 days ago
obtain through the lawsuit include data about sexual assaults, but also look at the broader military justice system. Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-Connecticut),a member of the Senate Veterans Affairs and Armed Services Committees, applauded... Read more
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The Hill
Zero hour for net neutrality | Many comments on regulations are fake, WSJ finds | Dem wants DOJ to review NBC, Comcast mergeridentical comment postings. The FCC rules garnered over 23.5 million comments,
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
identical comment postings. The FCC rules garnered over 23.5 million comments, according to the FCC's website. Media: Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) is calling on the Justice Department to investigate whether the 2011 Comcast-NBC merger has hurt... Read more
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The Hill
Zero hour nears for net neutrality | GOP applauds repeal plan | Dems make last push to delay vote | White House unveils report on modernizing tech | Dem wants to revisit NBC, Comcast mergervote and work with us to get to the bottom of what happened." BLUMENTHAL WANTS
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
vote and work with us to get to the bottom of what happened." BLUMENTHAL WANTS SECOND LOOK AT COMCAST, NBC MERGER: Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) is calling on the Justice Department to investigate whether the 2011 Comcast-NBC merger has hurt... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
D.C. Buzz: Alabama vote ‘a shot in the arm’seismology references in Washington. “It’s a political earthquake that has sei
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 4 days ago
seismology references in Washington. “It’s a political earthquake that has seismically changed the landscape,’’ said Sen. Richard Blumenthal, whose graduate training is in the law, not geology. But no matter. It’s been a long time since... Read more
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Connecticut Post
D.C. Buzz: Alabama vote ‘a shot in the arm’seismology references in Washington. “It’s a political earthquake that has sei
Connecticut Post / Posted 4 days ago
seismology references in Washington. “It’s a political earthquake that has seismically changed the landscape,’’ said Sen. Richard Blumenthal, whose graduate training is in the law, not geology. But no matter. It’s been a long time since... Read more
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Darien News-Review
D.C. Buzz: Alabama vote ‘a shot in the arm’seismology references in Washington. “It’s a political earthquake that has sei
Darien News-Review / Posted 4 days ago
seismology references in Washington. “It’s a political earthquake that has seismically changed the landscape,’’ said Sen. Richard Blumenthal, whose graduate training is in the law, not geology. But no matter. It’s been a long time since... Read more
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The Hill
Senator calls for Justice Department to investigate Comcast-NBC mergerSen. Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) is calling on the Justice Department to inves
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) is calling on the Justice Department to investigate whether the 2011 Comcast-NBC merger has hurt market competition. Blumenthal sent a letter to the Trump administration's top antitrust prosecutor, Makan Delrahim,... Read more
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