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  1. Rep. Esty Meeting With Constituents In DanburyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2016 | The Danbury Daily Voice

    U.S. Rep. Elizabeth Esty will host her eighth "Congress on Your Corner" event of the year from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Monday at the Danbury Public Library. The event will provide area residents the opportunity to meet with Esty one on one, and to share their thoughts regarding issues before Congress and in their community.

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  2. Sandy Hook Parents Return to New School and 'Sacred Ground' at Site of Mass ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2016 | People

    On the chilly Friday morning of Dec. 14, 2012, Neil Heslin walked his 6-year-old son, Jesse Lewis, into Sandy Hook Elementary School, in Newtown, Connecticut. Heslin watched as the first grader ambled down the hallway, carrying his trusty Disney Cars backpack - and hoping his class would make gingerbread houses that afternoon.

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  3. OP-ED | State GOPers Run Away From 'Banana Republicans'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2016 | Ctnewsjunkie.com

    While Connecticut Democrats came away largely satisfied and united as their national party's convention ended this week, many of their Republican counterparts were grinning and bearing it the week before, as the GOP convention delegates adopted one of the most socially conservative platforms in memory and many key speakers attacked Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton rather than say anything nice about their own guy, Donald Trump. House Minority Leader Themis Klarides, a Trump delegate, didn't show up in Cleveland until Thursday morning, though she insists her tardiness had nothing to do with distancing herself from the party's nominee but stemmed from a need to tend to an ailing relative.

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  4. Emails Show DNC Provided Script For Gun Control Conference Call: GOPRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2016 | Ctnewsjunkie.com

    Republicans tried to draw attention this week to U.S Rep. Elizabeth Esty, whose name comes up in 37 hacked emails from Sunday's Wikileaks dump exposing the Democrats' favoritism of Hillary Clinton over Bernie Sanders. A majority of the emails involve her participation in a DNC conference call with reporters a few months ago regarding the issue of gun control.

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  5. Gun Violence Takes Center Stage at Democratic ConventionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2016 | Roll Call

    Hernandez is a former intern for Rep. Gabrielle Giffords. He helped save the Arizona Democrat's life after she was shot in the head at a constituent event in 2011.

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  6. Fewer women in office than men in ConnecticutRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2016 | TheDay.Com

    To continue reading up to 10 premium articles, you must register , or sign up and take advantage of this exclusive offer: Hartford - Like much of the country, women in Connecticut lag behind men when it comes to elected representation in city halls, state legislature and Congress. Women make up 28.3 percent of the state's General Assembly membership.

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  7. Arizona's Kyrsten Sinema Spins Through Her DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2016 | Roll Call

    Arizona Rep. Kyrsten Sinema, the first sitting member of Congress to finish an IRONMAN triathlon, is now teaching spin classes to the public. For several nights in a row during the last week of the July session, the chamber concluded legislative business after midnight - well after Sinema's preferred 9:30 p.m. bedtime.

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  8. New Milford starts Quilts of ValorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2016 | Greenwich Citizen

    Veterans Robert Madorran, left, and Mike Zacchea, right, with quilters from the New Milford Senior Center, and Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty, right, are playfully wrapped in their quilts. The veterans were presented with Quilts of Valor in a ceremony presided over by Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty and Mayor David Gronbach at the New Milford Senior Center Friday morning, July 22, 2016.

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  9. New Milford vets to receive home-sewn quilts of valorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2016 | Greenwich Citizen

    Two veterans will be presented with quilts of valor that were sewn by the Quilters of New Milford, according to a release. U.S. Rep. Elizabeth Esty will present the honor quilts to veterans Mike Zacchea and Robert Madorran during a 10:30 a.m. presentation on Friday, the release said.

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  10. Esty Helps Head Of Danbury Veterans Affairs Get His BenefitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2016 | The Danbury Daily Voice

    U.S. Rep. Elizabeth Esty came to the aid of Newtown resident Daniel Hayes Jr. to resolve a mistake on his Army discharge paperwork that was preventing him from receiving some of his earned veteran's benefits. The problem was with his DD 214, the Department of Defense's official discharge document for all members of the military.

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  11. CT Delegation Front Row at RNC, Platform Could Be Campaign IssueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2016 | NBC Connecticut

    Connecticut's delegation to the Republican National Convention has one of the best seats in Cleveland's Quicken Loans Arena. The historically Democratic leaning state landed a prime spot at the very front of the campaign floor, just to the right of the speaker's podium.

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  12. What To Show A Whining Liberal When They Argue Gun Control With YouRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2015 | Right Wing News

    It seems so simpleobviously, it's not, if there are still Liberals acting like fools about Gun Control. Here is the brutal truth, a truth that shows their run for Gun Control is going to get us killed! Democrats are very enthused over implementing massive amounts of gun control, and have no problem blowing off American citizen's Due Process rights, too boot.

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  13. House Appropriations Bill Harms EPA, Interior ProgramsRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2016 | Planning

    The House has passed one of its 12 appropriations bills, outlining funding levels for the Department of the Interior and the Environmental Protection Agency in FY2017. Last month, during committee consideration of the bill, cuts to vital programs like the Land and Water Conservation Fund and the Clean Water State Revolving Fund emerged.

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  14. Connecticut unwraps - Innovation Places' grantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2016 | News Times

    On July 13, the CTNext subsidiary of Connecticut Innovations announced a competitive grant program called Innovation Places to help local communities plan ways to draw growth-minded companies. U.S. Rep. Elizabeth Esty is pictured visiting Danbury Hackerspace in July 2016.

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  15. House considers anti-gay marriage protectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2016 | Connecticut Post

    Rep. Elizabeth Esty is outraged that a House committee took up what she considers to be an anti-LGBT measure on the one-month anniversary of the mass-shooting that took 49 lives at Pulse, the Orlando nightclub popular with the gay community. At issue is the First Amendment Defense Act - FADA.

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  16. Dems push for their version of opioid legislationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2016 | News Times

    Federal help to fight opioid addiction is moving slowly through the Congressional grinder but it is unclear when - and if - the dollars will actually flow to localities like those in Connecticut hard hit by pain killer and heroin abuse. "This has been a public health crisis for years, so why has Congress taken so long?'' said Shawn Lang , deputy director of AIDS CT in Hartford, who also headed a statewide opioid-abuse working group.

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  17. Newtown veteran grateful for Esty's help with benefitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2016 | Greenwich Citizen

    A veteran of Operation Desert Storm who was having trouble getting his benefits due to a paperwork error thanked U.S. Rep. Elizabeth Esty for helping him resolve the problem. Daniel Hayes Jr., a specialist with the Army who received a Bronze Star, encountered a problem when the National Personnel Records Center mistakenly sent him his father's paperwork, according to a release.

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  18. Newtown veteran grateful for Esty's help with benefitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2016 | News Times

    A veteran of Operation Desert Storm who was having trouble getting his benefits due to a paperwork error thanked U.S. Rep. Elizabeth Esty for helping him resolve the problem. Daniel Hayes Jr., a specialist with the Army who received a Bronze Star, encountered a problem when the National Personnel Records Center mistakenly sent him his father's paperwork, according to a release.

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  19. Flags Lowered As Connecticut Politicians Express Outrage Over ShootingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2016 | The Darien Daily Voice

    Gov. Dannel Malloy announced Friday that all U.S. and state flags in Connecticut should be lowered to half-staff to honor the victims of Thursday night's deadly attack in Dallas on police officers. Flags should remain at half-staff until sunset on Tuesday, July 12, in accordance with a proclamation from President Barack Obama.

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  20. Civil Air Patrol marches in New Fairfield Lions Club July 4th ParadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2016 | PR Log

    Civil Air Patrol members march in the New Fairfield July 4th Parade, meeting local politicians and veterans. By Major Peter Milano.

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