Sen. Richard Blumenthal

Blumenthal Calls For Investigation After Man Dies Of Overdose At Conn. VA HospitalU.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) on Saturday was calling for an investigation into a veteran's death at the West Haven Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center.
Suspect Comes Forward In Deadly 2002 Conn. Hit-And-Run, But Can No Longer Be ChargedA suspect has now come forward after years of searching for the driver in a hit-and-run in upstate Connecticut, but the hands of prosecutors and police are tied.
Schumer: Volkswagen Should Pay $18B In Fines For FraudSchumer called on the Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Justice Department to seek an $18 billion fine for the German automaker.
Economist Larry Kudlow Says He May Run Against Conn. Sen. BlumenthalLarry Kudlow, a financial and economics writer and broadcaster, said Tuesday that he is moving closer to announcing a challenge to U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.).
Sen. Blumenthal Wants To Ban Sale Of Powdered AlcoholPowdered alcohol is a tragedy waiting to happen, said Sen. Richard Blumenthal who is outraged that a federal agency has approved the controversial new product for sale in liquor stores.
Blumenthal: Unclaimed Refunds For Conn. Taxpayers Are Up To $13.4 MillionThousands of Connecticut taxpayers could potentially receive a lucrative financial windfall, U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal said Friday.
Senator: Safety Devices May Have Been Insufficient At Metro-North Crash SiteThe National Transportation Safety Board on Friday said the engineer and conductor in the Metro-North accident and fire this week went out of their way to bring as many passengers to safety as possible.
Investigators Examine Unique Feature Of Metro-North Third Rail After AccidentFive passengers were killed in the Metro-North train accident and fire this week when the electrified third rail dislodged from the tracks and entered the lead car.
6 Dead When Metro-North Train Hits Car In Valhalla, Catches FireSix people were confirmed dead Tuesday evening, when a Metro-North struck a car and caught fire during the evening rush in Valhalla.
Previous Metro-North Accidents Have Prompted Demands For Better SafetyThe Metro-North train accident and fire that left six people dead in Valhalla Tuesday followed a string of incidents that have led to demands for safety improvements on the railroad.
Derailment At Grand Central Snags Metro-North Trains, Leaves Riders ShakenService on the Metro-North Railroad was disrupted Wednesday evening after a derailment at Grand Central Terminal.
Sen. Blumenthal Pushes For Federal Intervention Over CL&P Bill IncreaseThe push is on for federal intervention over fixed charges on many Connecticut electric bills.

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