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Connecticut man linked to impeachment has many legal woes

Jan. 15, 2020 10:06 PM EST

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Before emerging as a figure in the impeachment proceedings, Robert F. Hyde was known best in Connecticut as an obscure Republican candidate for Congress censured by his own party's leaders for offensive and misogynistic tweets. Hyde, a former landscaping company owner who presents...

Congressional Black Caucus making first Massachusetts visit

Jan. 10, 2020 2:12 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — The Congressional Black Caucus is making its first visit to Massachusetts to host events focused on economic and school issues. U.S. Rep. Ayanna Pressley, of Boston, says fellow Democratic members of the caucus are coming as part of the group's “State of Black America” series. ...

Connecticut GOP candidate criticized for Kamala Harris tweet

Dec. 18, 2019 6:51 PM EST

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A Republican congressional candidate in Connecticut is receiving condemnation from Republicans and Democrats for a crude remark he said about former Democratic presidential candidate and California U.S. Sen. Kamala Harris in a tweet. The top two Republicans in the Connecticut General...

Courtney, Hayes add their support to impeachment

Dec. 13, 2019 12:41 PM EST

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — U.S. Reps. Joe Courtney and Jahana Hayes added their names Friday to those supporting the impeachment of President Donald Trump. The announcements mean all five members of Connecticut's all-Democratic delegation are now on the record saying they will vote in favor of impeachment. ...

Majority of Connecticut House members back impeachment

Dec. 10, 2019 3:58 PM EST

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The majority of Connecticut's all-Democratic delegation to the U.S. House of Representatives plans to support articles of impeachment announced Tuesday against Republican President Donald Trump. Both U.S. Reps. John Larson and Rosa DeLauro announced Tuesday they will vote in favor of...