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Connecticut GOP names challengers for Fairfield County congressional seats

Connecticut has not had a Republican in the House of Representatives since 2009.

U.S. Rep. Jim Himes calls for Trump impeachment inquiry

In December 2016, Himes called on the Electoral College to void Trump's victory and prevent him from becoming president.

Himes: ‘Don’t get too carried away’ on Trump-Deutsche Bank probe

Himes said Americans "will bridle at investigations that seem overtly political."

Murphy and Himes achieve passage of bill creating $1 coins honoring...

"This bill supports local jobs at MBI Inc. in Norwalk, one of the top commemorative coin companies in the country," said U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy.

Local business leaders stress confidence despite Dow Jones’ plunge

Fairfield County-based business leaders were not concerned that the Dow Jones' 1,175-point drop on Feb. 5 was the harbinger of bad tidings.

CT congressional incumbents report strong fundraising ahead of ’18 election

U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy has raised more than $6 million. His likely Republican opponent, Branford businessman Dominic Rapini, raised about $51,000.

CT delegation to rebuke Trump policies with special guests for tonight’s...

The guests of the lawmakers were chosen to represent Muslim immigration, health care and gun control.

Himes, calling Trump ‘unhinged,’ wants Electoral College results voided

Fairfield County's House representative insists The Federalist Papers support the cancellation of the electoral results.

CT politicians react to State of the Union

Proposal to increase minimum wage a focal point of speech.

Himes helps draft housing finance reform bill

Bill seeks to increase capital availability and sell Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac.

Forum: Immigrants key to economic future

Immigration forum pushes for national reform.

Himes pushes for LGBT employment protection

Last week Rep. Jim Himes, a Greenwich democrat, joined 150 other congressmen to reintroduce a employment protection act for members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender (LGBT) community.

Employers demand more immigrant visas

Fairfield County employers say they need more H-1B Visas to hire more highly-skilled immigrants to fill job openings, especially in technology fields.

Himes appointed to Intelligence Committee

Rep. Jim Himes, a Greenwich Democrat, was appointed to the U.S. House of Representatives Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence.

Obsitnik, Himes debate economic recovery

While Rep. Jim Himes (CT-D) and Republican challenger Steve Obsitnik were keen on touting their individual commitments to bipartisanship, both candidates were quick to attack one another at a fourth congressional district debate held in Norwalk Oct. 18.