Telephone Townhall with Sen. Chris Murphy

Telephone Townhall with Sen. Chris Murphy

“A CRISIS THAT CANNOT BE MANAGED BY GOVERNMENT ALONE” by Sharon Rondeau (Mar. 21, 2020) — On Friday night at 7:00 p.m. EDT, Connecticut U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy (D) conducted a telephone townhall for constituents about the coronavirus crisis during which he spoke for approximately 20 minutes and took questions. He said as of that […]

The Post & Email Asks Sen. Murphy’s Office about Federal Employees’ Alleged Claims of Financial Hardship

The Post & Email Asks Sen. Murphy’s Office about Federal Employees’ Alleged Claims of Financial Hardship

DESPITE NO MISSED PAYCHECK by Sharon Rondeau (Jan. 13, 2019) — On Thursday evening, WTNH in New Haven, CT depicted during its 10:00 PM news hour Connecticut’s junior U.S. senator, Chris Murphy, reading portions of two letters he allegedly received from constituents who are federal employees affected by the partial government shutdown, then in its […]

Gun Violence Topic of Wednesday Evening at DNC

Gun Violence Topic of Wednesday Evening at DNC

DEMOCRATS LOOKING FOR NEXT PRESIDENT TO SIGN GUN LEGISLATION by Sharon Rondeau (Jul. 27, 2016) — At 7:50 p.m. EDT, a woman whose son was killed at the Orlando nightclub on June 12 is speaking about her son’s life and “commonsense gun policies.” Her son was her only child. Her address follows that of entertainer […]

Was Connecticut’s Governor Just “Making Stuff Up” About Denying Firearms to Those on Watch Lists?

Was Connecticut’s Governor Just “Making Stuff Up” About Denying Firearms to Those on Watch Lists?

CAN GOVERNORS OBTAIN FEDERAL “WATCH LISTS?” by Sharon Rondeau (Dec. 18, 2015) — On December 10, two-term Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy announced his intention to sign an executive order which would prohibit anyone on a federal “watch list” from obtaining or retaining a pistol permit or firearm within the Constitution State. The executive order […]

Senate Immigration Vote Passes, 67-22

Senate Immigration Vote Passes, 67-22

IS IT TRUE BORDER SECURITY OR JUST A PHANTOM? by Sharon Rondeau (Jun. 25, 2013) — Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-AL) has issued a press release following the procedural vote in the Senate to cut off or continue debate on a 1,200-page proposed immigration reform bill which was substituted late last week for an original bill. […]

Four U.S. Senators Introduce Measure to Prevent Military Aid to Syria

Four U.S. Senators Introduce Measure to Prevent Military Aid to Syria

CITING SECRECY, LACK OF “CLEAR NATIONAL SECURITY INTEREST” by Sharon Rondeau (Jun. 24, 2013) — On June 20, four members of the U.S. Senate, two Democrats and two Republicans, introduced a bill which would bar military intervention in the Syrian civil war which has been raging since the Arab Spring of 2011. Earlier this month, […]