- Murphy to visit Middle East to review military operations Updated: Sep-01-15 3:39 pm
HARTFORD, Connecticut - Sen. Chris Murphy is leaving for the Middle East to review operations against the Islamic State.
- Connecticut's 2016 Senate race a quieter contest than past Updated: Aug-31-15 4:20 pm
STAMFORD, Connecticut - A one-time Olympian and political newcomer is the only Republican candidate so far to officially jump into Connecticut's 2016 Senate race, foreshadowing what could be a much different election from a recent string of highly contentious contests that attracted big money and national attention.
- Illinois' Durbin gets a shot at political redemption Updated: Aug-29-15 9:53 am
WASHINGTON - For all its fraught politics and geopolitical import, the Iran nuclear agreement offers something very personal for Sen. Dick Durbin of Illinois: a chance at political redemption.
- Blumenthal to decide on Iran vote in "next couple weeks" Updated: Aug-20-15 6:18 pm
WINDSOR LOCKS, Connecticut - U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal says he expects to announce "sometime in the next couple weeks" how he'll vote on President Barack Obama's nuclear deal with Iran.
- Senate OKs Lobster Day resolution pushed by Maine senators Updated: Aug-07-15 7:59 am
PORTLAND, Maine - The U.S. Senate has approved a resolution introduced by Maine Sens. Susan Collins and Angus King granting the lobster a national day of celebration.