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Castle Point VA Hospital to remain open

A plan to shut down the VA Castle Point Medical Center in Wappingers Falls has been killed in the U.S. Senate and the news...

Connecticut Senate race: Blumenthal leads GOP rivals in new poll

Blumenthal has been in the Senate since 2011.

Bridgewater CEO steps down to consider Senate bid

The Westport hedge fund named two co-CEOs as McCormick's replacement.

Senate confirms Miguel Cardona as U.S. Education Secretary

Cardona will be returning to his home town of Meriden tomorrow with First Lady Jill Biden.

U.S. House passes $2.2 trillion Covid stimulus bill; Senate unlikely to...

CNN quoted Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa), the chairman of the Senate Finance Committee as saying: "There's a real revulsion among Republicans to going above $1 trillion, and even $1 trillion is real difficult."

U.S. Senate passes $2 trillion aid bill; Blumenthal warns CT still...

U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-Connecticut) told webinar listeners yesterday that “we have tried to do very quickly what normally would have taken months. I hope we can get money out as soon as possible.”

Schumer outlines $2 trillion package to help business, economy

U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer of New York, who was deeply involved in negotiating the Senate version of the $2 trillion economic package that was...

Matthew Corey offers a working-class alternative to Sen. Chris Murphy

Corey, the owner of a window washing service, is the Republican candidate challenging incumbent Chris Murphy to represent Connecticut in the U.S. Senate.

Joe Visconti to launch petition drive for GOP Senate bid

In a Facebook video, Visconti said that his decision was based on messaging from supporters urging him to take on the "too weak" candidates in the upcoming GOP primary election.

U.S. Sens. Blumenthal and Murphy offer bill redefining short-duration health insurance...

U.S. Sens. Richard Blumenthal and Chris Murphy have introduced legislation designed to ensure that short-term limited duration health care coverage does not exclude people with pre-existing conditions.

U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy: GOP health care bill is ‘garbage’

U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy of Connecticut launched a harsh attack against the ongoing efforts by Senate Republicans to replace the Affordable Care Act.

Climate change and Triple H addressed at McMahon’s upbeat SBA confirmation...

U.S. Sens. Blumenthal and Murphy introduced their former political rival for consideration.

Blumenthal maintains committee seats, vows ‘exacting scrutiny’ of Trump cabinet nominees

Among others, Connecticut's senior senator will continue to be part of the Senate Committee on Veterans Affairs and the Special Committee on Aging.

Murphy to maintain seats on number of U.S. Senate committees

Connecticut’s junior U.S. Senator will remain on the U.S. Senate Appropriations Committee; the U.S. Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions (HELP) Committee; and the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee.

Senate lets recession-era TAG program lapse

The Senate voted yesterday to allow the TAG program, which offered unlimited guarantees for non-interest bearing accounts, to lapse -- much to the chagrin of some community banks and small businesses.