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AP
July 17, 2019 - 10:13 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) - With tweets and a vote, President Donald Trump and House Democrats established the sharp and emotionally raw contours of the 2020 election campaigns. In the process, they have created a fraught political frame: "racists'' vs. "socialists.'' Trump's aggressive condemnation of women...
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Bernie Loubier
July 14, 2019 - 11:14 am
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro is leading an oversight visit to a holding center for detaining migrant children in Florida. The Democrat plans to visit a facility in Homestead, Florida. She'll be joined by 10 of her Democratic colleagues Monday. DeLauro leads a House...
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AP
July 12, 2019 - 7:00 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont has vetoed three bills, his first since taking office. The Democrat nixed one piece of legislation Friday that would have made the theft of cooking oils a Class A misdemeanor, punishable by up to one year in prison. In his veto message, Lamont says...
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AP
July 12, 2019 - 4:45 pm
Connecticut Sen. Richard Blumenthal has introduced new legislation aiming to prevent U.S. Immigrations and Customs Enforcement agents from arresting immigrants living in the country illegally in safe spaces.
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AP
July 03, 2019 - 9:38 am
Democratic presidential hopeful Sen. Kamala Harris picked up another endorsement Wednesday from a member of the Congressional Black Caucus, where she is competing for support with former Vice President Joe Biden. Connecticut Democrat Jahana Hayes posted an op-ed in Essence on Wednesday ahead of the...
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