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  1. Connecticut delegation urges EPA to reduce dangerous air pollution...Read the original story

    Sep 21, 2016 | StamfordPlus.com

    On Tuesday, Senator Richard Blumenthal and Congressman Jim Himes along with Senator Chris Murphy , Congressman John Larson , Congressman Joe Courtney , Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro , and Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty sent a letter urging the Environmental Protection Agency to reduce dangerous air pollution from the Brunner Island coal plant in Pennsylvania. The Brunner Island coal plant is the largest facility in the Northeast that lacks effective pollution controls for nitrogen oxides.

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  2. Esty's women's entrepreneur act gets cleared for Senate voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2016 | Greenwich Citizen

    A bill calling for federal support of programs in the STEM fields for women has passed a Senate committee and will go to a vote, U.S. Rep. Elizabeth Esty said. STEM stands for science, technology, engineering and math.

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  3. Open Wide: Danbury Health Center Receives $350K Grant For Dental CareRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2016 | The Danbury Daily Voice

    U.S. Rep. Elizabeth Esty believes all people -- regardless of whether they have insurance or not -- should receive dental care. And, she said, many have been going without.

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  4. Two-Day Dental Clinic To Focus On VeteransRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2016 | Ctnewsjunkie.com

    Jeff Lawton was stabbed in the face a few years ago and had six teeth broken in the process. On Friday, he was at the Connecticut Mission of Mercy free dental clinic in Hartford getting them repaired.

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  5. Senators, advocates discuss gun violence after Sandy HookRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2016 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Advocates will join lawmakers in Washington Tuesday night to discuss gun violence prevention efforts in the four years after the Sandy Hook massacre. The 6 p.m. forum in the Congressional Auditorium at the U.S. Capitol will include a screening of a recently produced documentary about the massacre called "Newtown."

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  6. Connecticut lawmakers to host discussion on gun violenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2016 | WTNH

    U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal, U.S. Senator Chris Murphy and U.S. Representative Elizabeth Esty will host a discussion on gun violence in America on Tuesday. The lawmakers will talk about the status of gun violence prevention efforts in the four years since the tragic shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown.

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  7. "Casey's Law" proposals now before both chambers of CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2016 | The Day

    To continue reading up to 10 premium articles, you must register , or sign up and take advantage of this exclusive offer: Lawmakers have introduced proposals in both chambers of Congress for legislation that has become known as "Casey's Law" for a Norwich woman who was killed in June 2015 by a Haitian national who should have been deported after an earlier conviction for attempted murder. On Friday, U.S. Reps.

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  8. OP-ED | On Unions in the AG's Office, Jepsen Plays SwitzerlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2016 | Ctnewsjunkie.com

    As I write this on Labor Day, it occurs to me that in theory we should all welcome labor unions whenever they want to form. After all, they've done a lot of good, pulling millions of workers up and into the middle class and improving workplace safety and benefits.

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  9. D.C. BuzzRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2016 | Fairfield Citizen-News

    The first days back on Capitol Hill after summer break are a little like the first day of school, only these days the bar is very low and there's little expectation of major achievement. Zika funding? Not now.

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  10. House Democrats await possible sit-in reprimand from RyanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2016 | Norwalk Citizen News

    This image courtesy of Democratic Rep. Elizabeth Esty's office shows Rep. Esty with Rep. John Lewis and other members of Congress staging a sit-in on the floor of the US House of Representatives on June 22, 2016 in Washington, DC. US Democrats staged a rare sit-in Wednesday in the House of Representatives, demanding that the Republican-led body vote on gun-control legislation following the Orlando nightclub massacre."

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  11. Fight or flight: Connecticut manufacturers grapple with optionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2016 | News Times

    Mark Fonseca-Ash, 29, of Plainville, Conn., feeds cardboard into a machine that creates folds in boxes at Danbury Square Box in Danbury, Wednesday, August 31, 2016. Mark Fonseca-Ash, 29, of Plainville, Conn., feeds cardboard into a machine that creates folds in boxes at Danbury Square Box in Danbury, Wednesday, August 31, 2016.

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  12. Residents hopeful for Squantz Pond's futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2016 | News Times

    Sign at the entrance of Squantz Pond State Park, in New Fairfield. on Saturday, August 15, 2015, in New Fairfield, Conn.

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  13. Lockheed Martin To Idle 150 Sikorsky WorkersRead the original story

    Aug 31, 2016 | Aero-News Network

    About 150 Lockheed Martin employees will laid off by the company, with some 109 being let go in the state of Connecticut. The Hartford Courant reports that Lockheed Martin spokesman Paul Jackson said that the job action will be "difficult," but it is "necessary to ensure we remain competitive in the marketplace, secure future business opportunities and keep our infrastructure appropriately aligned with customer demands."

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  14. U.S. Rep Elizabeth Esty, D-5th, speaks to residents at the Bethel Senior Center on Aug. 30.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2016 | Greenwich Citizen

    U.S. Rep Elizabeth Esty , D-5th, talked veteran concerns, Social Security and other issues affecting the elderly at the Bethel Senior Center on Tuesday. Esty emphasized her work to help veterans and their families, including introducing the Gold Star Fathers Act, which gives hiring preference for federal jobs to fathers of deceased and disabled veterans.

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  15. Lawmakers push for e-cig flavor banRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2016 | Greenwich Citizen

    Twilight Vapor owner Saiyam Shah, right, talks with customer Paul Clamp, of Danbury, on Tuesday. State lawmaker's are calling for new regulations on vaping.

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  16. 2016-08-30 I-84Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2016 | WTNH

    ... change in the way Congress funds highway projects. Living just one town away in Cheshire, U.S. Representative Elizabeth Esty knows how important it is to improve I-84. "The amount of time people spend stuck here in traffic waiting and the difference ...

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  17. Esty to visit Bethel Senior CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2016 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Veterans Mike Zacchea and Robert Madorran are 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. less Veterans Mike Zacchea and Robert Madorran are 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, ... more BETHEl - U.S. Rep Elizabeth Esty , D-5th, will visit the Senior Center in Bethel at 11:30 a.m. on Aug. 30. Esty is stopping by the Senior Center to reach out to the public and meet with residents, First Selectman Matt Knickerbocker said.

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  18. Small employment gains may herald manufacturing reboundRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2016 | New Canaan News-Review

    John Freeman, left, and Elliott Bay, both chemists at Mannkind, use a spray dryer to create inhalator powder at the Danbury facility Tuesday, January 26, 2016. John Freeman, left, and Elliott Bay, both chemists at Mannkind, use a spray dryer to create inhalator powder at the Danbury facility Tuesday, January 26, 2016.

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  19. Lawmakers seek answers to Waterbury commuter rail delaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2016 | WWLP

    Members of Connecticut's congressional delegation say they're concerned about a recent string of delays and service problems affecting rail commuters using the Metro-North Waterbury Branch Line. U.S. Sens. Chris Murphy and Richard Blumenthal and U.S. Reps.

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  20. Republican Seeks To Leverage Local Experience In Run For CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2016 | Ctnewsjunkie.com

    The 41 cities and towns in the 5th Congressional District last elected a Republican in 2006, but Sherman First Selectman Clay Cope is hoping to end his party's losing streak. It's the most Republican of Connecticut's five congressional districts.

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