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5 women, immense power: Can they keep US from fiscal brink?

Jan. 27, 2023 11:27 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — They are now among the most powerful women in Congress. But when they were first elected in the 1990s, they were often overlooked, or even talked down to. Rep. Kay Granger, R-Texas, remembers that men would avoid asking her questions, addressing other men in the...

New Haven OKs monument to replace Columbus statue

Nov. 22, 2022 19:33 PM EST

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — A public monument representing the Italian-American immigrant experience was approved by the New Haven Board of Alders, replacing a Christopher Columbus statue that was removed in 2020 amid a climate of racial reckoning after the police killing of George Floyd. ...

Contest for key House seat in Connecticut remains undecided

Nov. 09, 2022 11:43 AM EST

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A contest carrying Republicans' hopes of winning a U.S. House seat in Connecticut for the first time in over a decade remained undecided early Wednesday. A victory for U.S. Rep. Jahana Hayes, a former national teacher of the year, would complete another...

Republicans hope to flip 5th District, Democrats hold others

Nov. 09, 2022 02:07 AM EST

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut Republicans were still hoping to unseat Democratic U.S. Rep. Jahana Hayes early Wednesday after the rest of the state's all-Democratic congressional delegation managed to win reelection. The national GOP has been enthusiastic about its chances to...

Democrat Rosa DeLauro wins reelection to U.S. House in Connecticut's 3rd Congressional District

Nov. 09, 2022 01:16 AM EST
WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrat Rosa DeLauro wins reelection to U.S. House in Connecticut's 3rd Congressional District.