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June 2016
Blumenthal Applauds Senate Approval of Critical Defense Authorization
Founder of Bloomfield High-Tech Manufacturing Company to Join Blumenthal at Joint Session of Congress
May 2016
Blumenthal Statement on Introduction of Puerto Rico Legislation in the House of Representatives
Blumenthal, Murphy, Larson, Himes, Esty Applaud Funding to Address Poverty and Improve Health in Hartford, New Britain, and Stamford
Blumenthal Announces Significant Victories for Connecticut in Defense Legislation
March 2016
Blumenthal Statement on Supreme Court's 4-4 Decision in Friedrichs v. California Teachers Association
Blumenthal, Murphy, Wyden Call on USTR to Ensure Canada Provides a Level Playing Field for US Exporters
February 2016
Blumenthal Secures Amtrak's Commitment that Hartford Line Will Be Completed By 2018 With No More Cost Overruns
Blumenthal Statement on Vote in Favor of Customs Enforcement Bill
Blumenthal Introduces Legislation to Create Regional Manufacturing Hubs, Invest in Manufacturing Jobs
Blumenthal, Murphy, Courtney Announce $500,000 Federal Grant to Grow Quiet Corner Technology and Manufacturing Businesses
January 2016
Blumenthal Statement on New Direct Flight from Bradley to Los Angeles
Blumenthal Statement on Bondholder Lawsuits Against Puerto Rico
Blumenthal Statement on Puerto Rico's Default on Some Debts
December 2015
Blumenthal Statement on Confirmation That Puerto Rico Will Default on Portion of Debt Obligations Due January 4
Blumenthal, Warren, Reid, Schumer Introduce Puerto Rico Emergency Financial Stability Act
Blumenthal Applauds Passage of Job-Creating Omnibus and Tax-Extender Legislation
At Senate Veterans’ Committee Hearing, Blumenthal, Senate Colleagues, and Witnesses Address Services Provided to Servicemembers Transitioning to Civilian Life and Areas for Improvement
Blumenthal, Lead Author of Puerto Rico Chapter 9 Uniformity Act, Demands Congress Act to Stem Puerto Rico’s Growing Fiscal Crisis
November 2015
Blumenthal, Murphy, DeLauro Announce $2.5 Million for Wallingford’s Proton Energy to Develop Ultra Efficient Battery