Richard Blumenthal

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U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal of Connecticut introduced legislation that he hopes will bring down the high cost of prescription drugs. The bill would foster competition and prohibit the number of patents a pharmaceutical company could file.

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A federal judge ruled that a lawsuit that accuses President Trump of violating the Constitution’s Emoluments Clause can move forward. 

Universal Background Check Bill Stalls In The Senate

Jun 6, 2019
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U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal says the Republican-led Senate is sitting on a bill that would require background checks for gun purchases. 

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U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal from Connecticut says the state will benefit from the annual Defense Department budget passed by the Senate Armed Services Committee.

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U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal and Representative Rosa DeLauro of Connecticut have introduced a bill that would allow homeowners to apply for federal relief to clean up fallen trees and other storm debris.