Representative Elizabeth Esty Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. State Delegation Pushing For U.S. Senate Vote On Supreme Court NomineeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | The Hartford Courant

    U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy , D-Conn., met with Garland Wednesday and emerged loudly demanding that the GOP agree to allow the Senate to do its constitutional duty to vote on his nomination. "There's no reason to give up," Murphy said, "and we're going to continue to put pressure on Republican senators."

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  2. Democrats are getting creative in highlighting Republican Supreme Court nominee blockadeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | Daily Kos

    Sign if you agree: Presidents do not stop working in the final year of their term. Neither should the Senate.

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  3. House to Senate: no summer recess for youRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | Sunherald.com

    Six House representatives who are running for Senate seats introduced a bill Wednesday that would force the Senate to stay in session over the summer until it considers the nomination of Judge Merrick Garland for the Supreme Court vacancy. Rep. Elizabeth Esty, D-Conn, along with Reps.

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  4. House to Senate: no summer recess for youRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | Star-Telegram.com

    Six House representatives who are running for Senate seats introduced a bill Wednesday that would force the Senate to stay in session over the summer until it considers the nomination of Judge Merrick Garland for the Supreme Court vacancy. Rep. Elizabeth Esty, D-Conn, along with Reps.

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  5. Democrats on SCOTUS Nominee: We Won't Recess Until Stalling StopsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | News Max

    Democrats are unveiling a new tactic to get the Republican-controlled Senate to stop dragging its feet on Merrick Garland's nomination to the Supreme Court. They won't recess until the stalling stops.

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  6. Democrats' latest Supreme Court tactic: No recess till confirmationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | The Washington Post

    For three months, Senate Democrats have hammered their Republican counterparts over their refusal to take up President Obama's Supreme Court nominee. Now House Democrats are looking to do some hammering of their own.

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  7. File photo of Former Danbury Mayor Gene Eriquez speaking at a rally on April 15, 2015.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Gene Eriquez, with Family & Children's Aid, a former Danbury mayor, introduces a town hall meeting with U.S. Senator Chris Murphy and Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty, to discuss the Mental Health Reform Act at the Danbury facility, Monday, Dec. 21, 2015. less Gene Eriquez, with Family & Children's Aid, a former Danbury mayor, introduces a town hall meeting with U.S. Senator Chris Murphy and Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty, to discuss the Mental Health ... more Gene Eriquez, right, with Family & Children's Aid, gives a tour of the Danbury facility to U.S. Senator Chris Murphy , left, Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty and state Rep. Robert Godfrey before Murphy and Esty held a town hall meeting to discuss the Mental Health Reform Act.

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  8. Esty, DeLauro Introduce Bill to Help Remove Lead from Residents HomesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | The Danbury Daily Voice

    U.S. Reps. Elizabeth Esty and Rosa DeLauro introduced the Healthy Homes Tax Credit Act on Tuesday, which would provide a $5,000 tax credit to help homeowners rehab properties to reduce or remove threats of contamination from lead, radon, and asbestos.

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  9. It's Himes vs. Shaban in 4th CDRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | Westport Now

    The race to represent Fairfield County in Congress pits a former Rhodes scholar and Wall Street whiz kid against an attorney and former semi-pro football star with roots in local politics in a contest that has so far drawn little notice. Rep. Jim Himes, D-4th District, the former Rhodes scholar, was swept into office in 2008 with the help of President Obama's popularity in Fairfield County, defeating Republican Chris Shays and turning Connecticut's congressional delegation solidly Democratic.

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  10. Danbury's Esty Moves To Fund Efforts To Combat Opioid EpidemicRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | The Danbury Daily Voice

    U.S. Rep. Elizabeth Esty offered a motion on the House floor Friday instructing Congress to prioritize addiction prevention, treatment and recovery in upcoming opioid-addiction legislation. Esty demanded that the House and Senate provide funding for efforts to combat the opioid addiction crisis as the two chambers revise opioid-related bills and send a final legislative package to President Barack Obama for his signature.

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  11. Esty: bill would give $5,000 tax credit for work to reduce leadRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | Greenwich Citizen

    A bill that would give homeowners a $5,000 tax credit for repair work to reduce threats of lead and other contamination was introduced in the House of Representatives Monday by Connecticut Reps. Elizabeth Esty and Rosa DeLauro , according to a release.

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  12. "Ladies With Guns" Lead City On LeadRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | New Haven Independent

    When "the ladies" entered "with their guns," looking for lead, Mattie Hooks had lost her job, was on disability, and now was afraid she'd also lose her century-old Fair Haven home. The "guns" were X-ray flourescent devices designed to detect lead in paint.

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  13. Former Danbury Mayor Eriquez arrested for domestic violenceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2016 | Greenwich Citizen

    Former Danbury Mayor Gene Eriquez, with Family & Children's Aid, introduces a town hall meeting with U.S. Senator Chris Murphy and Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty, to discuss the Mental Health Reform Act at the Danbury facility, Monday, Dec. 21, 2015. less Former Danbury Mayor Gene Eriquez, with Family & Children's Aid, introduces a town hall meeting with U.S. Senator Chris Murphy and Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty, to discuss the Mental Health Reform ... more Former Danbury mayor Gene Eriquez, left, and Joseph Pepin, the founding former principal of the ACE greet each other at Tuesday at the school's holiday open house.The Alternative Center for Excellence in Danbury, Conn.

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  14. Political jab opens old woundRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2016 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Clay Cope didn't need to be reminded that he left his brother in a Texas jail cell 30 years ago. Had Cope or his mother known that they would never see Tim after that, they surely would have bailed him out.

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  15. RMACT Collects Over 800 Letters to Tell Congress Why Insurance...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | PRWeb

    Dr. Leondires says: "It is important to me that all infertility patients have access to care and this must include our wounded warriors." Reproductive Medicine Associates of Connecticut , Fairfield County's leading fertility practice, joined Resolve: The National Infertility Association for Advocacy Day on May 11 in Washington, DC to raise awareness about infertility and the need for increased access to infertility benefits and family building resources.

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  16. Esty measure enhances opiod addiction billRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | Norwalk Citizen News

    A measure requiring a task force to recommend ways physicians can manage patients' pain without the risk of them getting addicted to opiods passed the House of Representatives Wednesday, according to a release. The measure, proposed by two-term Democratic Rep. Elizabeth Esty and a GOP Congressman from California, Steve Knight, improves a bill that establishes a new inter-agency task force to guard against the risk of opioid addiction, the release said.

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  17. U.S. House approves amendment to prevent opioid addictionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | Norwalk Citizen News

    The U.S. House of Representatives approved Wednesday a bipartisan amendment to improve physician and consumer education about opioid addiction. The amendment, written by Reps.

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  18. The Hill: Sen. Chris Murphy takes Putin at his wordRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | Connecticut Post

    Sen. Chris Murphy has an Irish last name but when it comes to his Connecticut ethnic identity, he's more Polish than anything else. His mom, Catherine Lewczyk Murphy of Wethersfield, imbued young Chris with Polish celebrations and delicacies from an early age.

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  19. Wolf: calls GOP convention a - sham'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | New Canaan News-Review

    August Wolf, of Stamford, talks with State Representative Stephen Harding, of Brookfield, at the Connecticut Republican Party Presidential Straw Poll held in Brookfield, Conn, on Friday night, January 15, 2016. Wolf is running for the U.S. Senate.

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  20. Connecticut GOP Delegates Pick Candidates for U.S. Senate, CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | NBC Connecticut

    Sen. Richard Blumenthal, a Democrat from Connecticut, questions witnesses on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, July 15, 2015, during a Senate subcommittee on Consumer Protection, Product Safety, Insurance, and Data Security hearing entitled: "Examining the Governance and Integrity of International Soccer." State Representative Dan Carter wrapped up the convention with 77 percent of the delegates voting for him to face off with Senator Richard Blumenthal in November.

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