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10 hrs ago | The Hill

Dems: Report shows need for e-cigarette regulations

"If last year's Centers for Disease Control report on the growing number of kids using e-cigarettes was a call to action, then this new CDC data on the marketing of these dangerous devices is the sound of an alarm," a group of lawmakers said.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Family, Kids, Marketing, Tom Harkin, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat

13 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Does a restorative justicea in campus sexual assault cases make sense?

Sen. Claire McCaskill , Sen. Dean Heller , Sen. Richard Blumenthal , Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand , Sen. Kelly Ayotte , Sen. Mark Warner and Sen. Marco Rubio are joined by sexual assault survivors during a recent news conference new legislation aimed at curbing sexual assaults on college campuses.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Claire McCaskill, US Senate, Democrat, Republican, Senator Dean Heller, Representative Dean Heller, US House of Representatives, Senator Kelly Ayotte, Senator Kirsten Gillibrand

18 hrs ago | The Hartford Courant

McEnroe: Guess Who's Running Again? Everybody

Rosa DeLauro is running for Congress . For the 13th freaking time. John Larson is running for Congress.

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Related Topix: Rosa DeLauro, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Joe Courtney, Representative Elizabeth Esty, US Senate, Senator Chris Murphy, Opinion

Wed Aug 27, 2014

The Hartford Courant

Pols: Shipbuilding Critical To Connecticut's Economy

Ship repair and shipbuilding is "largely invisible to most of our state," said U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal , "but it is a critical core strand to our economic vitality."

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Representative Joe Courtney, Democrat, US Senate, Aerospace-Defense, Electric Boat, Groton, CT, New London, CT

Connecticut Post

CL&P rate hike plea an outrage

Few in Connecticut would forget Aug. 28 three years ago when Tropical Storm Irene careened into the state, causing widespread damage and leaving about half of the state in the dark without power.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Opinion

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Connecticut Post

Mourners say goodbye to ex-lieutenant governor

The casket for former Lieutenant Governor Joseph Fauliso is guided by pallbearers outside his funeral service at St. Peter Claver Church in West Hartford, Conn.

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Related Topix: West Hartford, CT, US Politics, John Larson, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Senate

NewsOK.com

Proposed Conn. utility rate increases draw a fight

A fight is brewing over a request by Connecticut's largest utility to raise rates by $232 million to upgrade equipment following destructive storms.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Connecticut Light and Power, Energy

The Miami Herald

Proposed Conn. utility rate increases draw a fight

A fight is brewing over a request by Connecticut's largest utility to raise rates by $232 million to upgrade equipment following destructive storms.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Energy, Northeast Utilities Systems, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy)

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Connecticut Post

Blumethal, Fairfield students discuss sex-assault bill

Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., spoke to students at Fairfield University on Monday, Aug. 25. Blumenthal was looking for feedback on pending federal legislation regarding campus sex assault.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Fairfield University, Connecticut, University of Connecticut

The Hartford Courant

More Money, Effort Needed To Combat Human Sex Trafficking In The State

Connecticut is far ahead of many states in dealing with child sex trafficking but still needs more money to train police, teachers and first responders to recognize and understand the problem, experts said Monday.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Bridgeport, CT, Non-Profit

Switched

Americans Want Government More Active In Campus Sexual Assault Investigations

Sen. Claire McCaskill , Sen. Dean Heller , Sen. Richard Blumenthal , Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand , Sen. Kelly Ayotte , Sen. Mark Warner and Sen. Marco Rubio are joined by sexual assault survivors during a news conference about new legislation aimed at curbing sexual assults on college and university campuses at the U.S. Capitol Visitors Center July 30 ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Claire McCaskill, US Senate, Democrat, Republican, Senator Dean Heller, Representative Dean Heller, US House of Representatives, Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, Senator Kelly Ayotte

Sun Aug 24, 2014

Greenwich Citizen

Brutal Anecdote Reveals The Deteriorating Relationship Between Obama And Democrats

It was perhaps only a matter of time before Democrats, in the midst of a challenging midterm election campaign, began distancing themselves from an unpopular president.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Barack Obama, Senator Joe Manchin, US Senate, Democrat

The Orlando Sentinel

College freshmen at greater risk of rape, assault in first few months

Halee Bazer, a freshman at Quinnipiac University , said she has heard about the wave of sexual assault lawsuits sweeping college campuses and plans to be cautious about parties, never go anywhere alone and call campus security for escorts if needed.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, University of Connecticut

Sat Aug 23, 2014

TheDay.Com

Students question Blumenthal on sexual-assault bill

While attending a Mitchell College forum on sexual assault Friday, U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal found himself fielding questions on everything from the legal process for dealing with assault reports to how his proposed legislation would impact specific scenarios on campus.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Mitchell College, US News, US Senate, Democrat, New London, CT

Fri Aug 22, 2014

FindLaw

Congress Members Ask FTC to Probe Alleged Outlet Store Switcheroos

Is your company engaging in false advertising? Are you sure? When was the last time someone from the marketing department walked through your door to make sure they were on the up-and-up? Maybe it's time you checked.

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Related Topix: Marketing, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, Retail, Kohls

The Day

Submarine Group 2 holds disestablishment ceremony

Groton Robert Hamilton, the late Electric Boat spokesman and before that a longtime reporter at The Day, was honored this morning during the Submarine Group 2 disestablishment ceremony held aboard the USS Missouri .

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Related Topix: Aerospace-Defense, Electric Boat, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, US Military, US Navy

WTNH

Talking about sexual assaults on campus

Lawmakers, police, and advocates will gather at Mitchell College in New London today to discuss sexual assault on college campuses.

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Related Topix: Mitchell College, New London, CT, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat

Thu Aug 21, 2014

The Fairfield Daily Voice

Connecticut's Blumenthal Visits Save The Children In Fairfield

Sen. Richard Blumenthal answers a question as part of a kids roundtable during his visit to Save the Children USA headquarters in Fairfield.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Fairfield, CT, Family, Kids

Wed Aug 20, 2014

News Times

Biden swings through Conn. to help Malloy

The motorcade carying Vice President Joe Biden and other Democratic officials travels north on North Street as police close off the exit ramp for the Merritt Parkway during Vice President Joe Biden's fundraising trip to Greenwich, Conn., on Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Joe Biden, Greenwich, CT, Stamford, CT

The Weekly Standard

Biden: Beheading Won't Alter U.S. Approach to ISIS

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Related Topix: Metal, Isis, US Politics, US News, Joe Biden, John Larson, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Elizabeth Esty, US Senate

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