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Topic - Richard Blumenthal
Lawmakers on Thursday demanded General Motors fire its chief lawyer and open its compensation plan to more potential victims as a Senate subcommittee delved deeper into GM's mishandling of the recall of small cars with defective ignition switches.
Few Democrats say things like, "the government is too big and intrusive, and we must cut red tape." But several Democrats on the Senate Judiciary Committee sounded like speakers at a Tea Party rally this week in defense of a bill to lift burdensome regulations from the abortion industry.
Metro-North Railroad paid a $2,000 fine in the death of a signal maintainer struck by a train, a Connecticut newspaper group has reported.
Rep. Adam Kinzinger, Illinois Republican, called on Attorney General Eric H. Holder Jr. to investigate accusations that the VA submitted fake waiting list times in order to bolster its numbers while keeping secret lists of the actual wait times for patients.
The chairmen of House and Senate Veterans Affairs Committees on Sunday decried long waits and backlogs at the nations VA hospitals but stopped short of calling for the resignation of Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki.
Democratic Sen. Richard Blumenthal said that a killer's rampage in California Friday night is further proof the country needs stricter gun control laws.
Members of Connecticut's congressional delegation said Friday they've received private assurances that Veterans Administration facilities in the state are not at issue in a nationwide investigation into lengthy delays in health care, but they still want proof.
Sen. Richard Blumenthal is proposing what he calls a Bill of Rights for students to reduce sexual assaults on campus.
Sen. Richard Blumenthal of Connecticut said Monday the weekend referendums on autonomy for Ukraine's eastern provinces were a "farce" and a "charade."
U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal says he'll be talking about college affordability and other middle class issues when he gives the commencement address at the Quinnipiac University School of Law this weekend.
Senate Republicans under the pressing of South Carolina's Lindsey Graham are using the one-year anniversary of the Kermit Gosnell abortion atrocity to press for new federal bans on the procedure, post 20 weeks.
Many doctors and other health care professionals nationwide have been victimized this year by identity theft used to fraudulently obtain federal and state tax refunds - and their numbers are growing, medical industry and government officials say.
Fear, like fire, is an effective teacher, and grades on a sharp curve. It's fear, not fire, that some of the Democrats in the U.S. Senate now feel in the belly.
Sen. Richard Blumenthal has pushed for more transparency in financial markets, contracting and higher education since taking office in 2011, but he recently went to federal court to keep some of his own records from public view.
Metro-North, the nation's second-largest commuter railroad, has been fined $552,000 over the past decade for safety violations and defects, U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal said Friday.
In Connecticut recently, Democratic Senate candidate Richard Blumenthal admitted he misspoke about his military service by saying he served in Vietnam when he actually served stateside.
HARTFORD, CONN. (AP) - Connecticut Attorney General Richard Blumenthal says the state Teachers' Retirement Board owes its members identity theft protection and an explanation after waiting six months to inform them of a lost flash drive containing retirement data.