John Larson

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U.S. Representative John Larson from Connecticut says he has a proposal that would make “Medicare For All” possible without getting rid of private insurance. He says it’s contained in his Medicare Buy-In at 50 and Medicare-X bills.

Rep. Hayes Co-Sponsors 'Social Security 2100' Bill

Jan 31, 2019
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U.S. Rep. Jahana Hayes, D-CT-5, is co-sponsoring a bicameral bill that would strengthen Social Security benefits for all Americans.

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More than 150 Democrats have formed a new caucus in Congress. It’s called the Expand Social Security Caucus. Connecticut Congressman John Larsen, one of the caucus leaders, says his party wants to protect the social safety net that comes out of workers’ paychecks.

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U.S. Representative John Larson, D-CT1, announced on Tuesday that he’ll be introducing a $1 trillion infrastructure proposal when Congress resumes in September. The lawmaker says the money would be raised from a carbon tax.

Trump’s Address Receives Mixed Reviews From Connecticut Lawmakers

Mar 1, 2017
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Members of Connecticut’s all-Democratic congressional delegation are offering mixed reviews to Republican President Donald Trump’s joint speech to Congress Tuesday night.