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June 2016
With Superbug Discovered in U.S., Blumenthal to Introduce Amendment to Support Development of New Antibiotics
Blumenthal, Murphy, Colleagues Call on HHS to Follow Senate Lead in Increasing Access to Opioid Addiction Treatment
May 2016
Blumenthal Introduces Amendment to Address Concussions at Service Academies
Blumenthal, Capito Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Improve End of Life Care
Blumenthal & DeLauro Introduce Bill to End Federal Tax Subsidy for Unhealthy Food, Beverage Marketing to Children
Blumenthal Statement on Supreme Court Decision in Zubik v Burwell
Blumenthal Statement on First Positive Zika Test of a Pregnant Woman In Connecticut
April 2016
Blumenthal, Isakson Unveil Groundbreaking Veterans Legislation to Change Culture at VA
Blumenthal Releases Comprehensive Report Calling for Immediate Specific Steps to Reduce Opioid Deaths and Addiction
Blumenthal Statement on Administration Action to Combat Zika
March 2016
Blumenthal Applauds FDA Approval of New Label for Medication Abortion
Blumenthal, Colleagues Urge Clear Disclosure of Conflicts of Interest in Scientific Papers
Blumenthal Applauds President Obama's New Actions to Combat Opiod Epidemic
Blumenthal Slams NFL's Junk Science on Concussion Research
Blumenthal, Bipartisan Senate Colleagues Urge VA to Extend Presumption of Agent Orange Exposure to More Veterans Who Served in Korean DMZ
Blumenthal Calls on VA to Stop Wasteful Spending on Expensive, Excessive Medications
Connecticut Congressional Delegation Applauds Over $1.3 Million in Federal Funding to the Connecticut Department of Health to expand Opioid Prevention
Blumenthal Statement on CDC's New Opioid Prescribing Guidelines for Chronic Pain
In Wake of New Research, Blumenthal Calls on VA to Consider Expanding List of Medical Conditions that Qualify Veterans for Presumption of Agent Orange Exposure
As Opioid Epidemic Sweeps Nation, Blumenthal Applauds Senate Passage of Bipartisan Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act