Richard Blumenthal

Plum Island Advocates Unveil New Preservation Plan

Jul 22, 2020
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Local activists have a new plan for the future of Plum Island in Long Island Sound.

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U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal of Connecticut has called for additional support for nursing homes during the coronavirus pandemic. He says they need more personal protective equipment and help with cleaning and safety costs.

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Connecticut’s two Democratic U.S. senators joined the state’s Democratic governor in urging the Republican controlled-U.S. Senate to pass the next COVID-19 economic stimulus package.

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Connecticut’s two U.S. senators have called on the CEO of Subway to ban guns in the company’s restaurants.  

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U.S. Senators Richard Blumenthal of Connecticut and Kirsten Gillibrand of New York say Congress should investigate reports that Russians offered bounties to Afghan militants who killed U.S. troops.