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Analysts: Little backlash for Blumenthal on Iran vote

Sen. Richard Blumenthal explaining his vote on the Iran deal in front of a camera from MSNBC.

WASHINGTON — His opponents may make it a campaign issue and he’s drawn fire from some constituents for the move, but Sen. Richard Blumenthal’s vote on the Iran nuclear deal hasn’t caused much of a backlash, analysts say. Continue Reading →

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Larson sponsors measure authorizing use of force if Iran breaks nuclear deal

U.S. Rep. John Larson

WASHINGTON – Rep John Larson, D-1st District, said he supports a deal with Iran aimed at curbing the nation’s nuclear ambitions – but he also introduced legislation that would give the Obama administration authority to use military force against Tehran. Continue Reading →

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Courtney hoping nickname ‘Landslide Joe’ not a joke anymore

U.S. Rep. Joe Courtney:

WASHINGTON – Rep. Joe Courtney, D-2nd District, came into office on the slimmest of victories, a surplus of just 83 votes that earned him the jocular nickname “Landslide Joe” among his colleagues. This time, as he seeks re-election for a fifth term in Congress, Courtney hopes the nickname is no joke. Continue Reading →

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