Chris Murphy

Jacquelyn Martin / AP

Senator Chris Murphy of Connecticut was the keynote speaker at a forum on the global arms trade in Washington, D.C., on Tuesday. Murphy said the country’s domestic attitude towards guns is having a global impact.

Ann Lopez / WSHU

Greenwich businessman Ned Lamont beat back a challenge from Bridgeport Mayor Joe Ganim to win the Connecticut Democratic Party’s endorsement for governor on Saturday.

Bob Child / AP

Connecticut Democratic Party insiders begin a two-day convention Friday in Hartford. They’ll be endorsing their candidates for this year’s statewide races.

Murphy Bill Will Expand Mealth Health Services For Vets

Mar 28, 2018
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Inside the omnibus appropriations bill signed into law last week is legislation that—for the first time—provides mental health care for tens of thousands of combat veterans and sexual assault victims who’ve received other-than-honorable discharges.

Connecticut Senators Ask For Gun Research Funding

Mar 20, 2018
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Connecticut’s U.S. Senators are asking leaders of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions for help funding gun violence research.