Kevin McCarthy’s failed attempts to secure the leadership position have put House business on hold, and CT representatives are frustrated.
The appeal comes after the Army awarded the billion-dollar contract to Texas-based Textron Inc.’s Bell to produce the Black Hawk’s successor.
Communities across Connecticut will receive funding, formerly known as earmarks, for infrastructure, housing, education and more.
CT’s submarine and aerospace companies and suppliers could see major investments in workforce and supply chain development.
With a narrow GOP House majority, CT Democrats will lose committee chairmanships but say they’ll still have leverage in crafting policy.
Lawmakers in Washington and CT fought to include $1 billion in a short-term federal government funding bill to help offset heating costs.
New England lawmakers want more federal money for the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program, but it might not happen before winter.
Some borrowers who earn less than $125,000 will qualify for forgiveness up to $20,000. The average debt for Connecticut borrowers is $35,162.
CT Senators Chris Murphy and Richard Blumenthal hope to insert at least some child care investments into the bill over the weekend.
Two cabinet secretaries with New England roots promoted the president’s jobs plan on a tour of General Dynamics Electric Boat.
Mike France, a Republican state lawmaker, is running against U.S. Rep. Joe Courtney, D-2nd District.
America took a deep breath and watched Joe Biden uneventfully inaugurated outside a Capitol invaded two weeks ago by rioters.
Donald J. Trump was impeached on a day when lawmakers in capitals like Hartford assessed threats that may await them.
A mob supporting Donald J. Trump stormed the U.S. Capitol, delaying the certification of Joe Biden’s presidential victory.
Rosa DeLauro would be the first Appropriations Committee chair from New England in 150 years.