Senate

Sarah DiMeo
May 26, 2019 - 3:57 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Legislation prohibiting the sale or distribution of shark fins in Connecticut is awaiting final legislative action. The bill awaits a Senate vote after clearing the House of Representatives last week, 110-28. The legislation had originally banned the possession of shark fins...
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AP
January 02, 2019 - 5:03 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) - Mitt Romney, the 2012 GOP presidential nominee and incoming Utah senator, has quickly set himself apart from other Republicans in the new Congress with a blistering attack on President Donald Trump's leadership and character, triggering what could become a new rivalry in the GOP...
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Matt Dwyer
October 26, 2018 - 5:11 pm
By SUSAN HAIGH Associated Press ROCKY HILL, Conn. (AP) — President Donald Trump played a starring role Friday in the first and only debate in Connecticut's U.S. Senate race. While Democratic U.S. Rep. Chris Murphy called Trump a "disaster" for Connecticut, Republican small businessman Matt Corey...
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Supreme Court Associate Justice nominee Brett Kavanaugh appears before the Senate Judiciary Committee during his confirmation hearing. Jack Gruber-USA TODAY
Matt Dwyer
September 28, 2018 - 2:26 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — After a flurry of last-minute negotiations, the Senate Judiciary Committee advanced Brett Kavanaugh's nomination for the Supreme Court after agreeing to a late call from Republican Sen. Jeff Flake of Arizona for a one week investigation into sexual assault allegations against the...
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