Richard Blumenthal

Blumenthal Hails New FAA Consumer Provisions

Nov 21, 2018
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U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal of Connecticut says there are new consumer provisions in place that will help protect holiday travelers against travel delays, lost luggage and unexpected fees. He says consumers have rights and they should know them.

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U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal of Connecticut wants the Senate to pass legislation that would compensate Vietnam War veterans who were exposed to Agent Orange while serving off the coast of Vietnam. The legislation, co-sponsored by Blumenthal, is called the Blue Water Navy Vietnam Veterans Act.

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U. S. Senator Richard Blumenthal and Representative Rosa DeLauro of Connecticut have introduced a bill that would allow FEMA to help homeowners pay to clean up debris on their property caused by extreme weather conditions.  

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U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal of Connecticut says a $1.5 billion opioid bill will help prevent outbreaks like the one that caused more than a hundred overdoses in New Haven in August.

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U.S. Senator Chris Murphy of Connecticut says Judge Brett Kavanaugh is the most dangerous nominee to the U.S. Supreme Court in his lifetime. He said this in a speech on the U.S. Senate floor Thursday afternoon.