Category Archives: Federal Budget

Murph On End of Shutdown: “Massive relief for tens of thousands…..”

  The collapse of the Tea Party strategy in the Republican House and the eventual vote to re-open the federal government after two weeks drew the following statement from US Senator Chris Murphy: This is a massive relief for tens … Continue reading

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Tea Party Plans Friday Visit To Esty’s New Britain Office; Esty Statement On Government Shutdown

Calling All Democrats: ┬áTell the Tea Party “patriots” they are not welcome in New Britain. The Tea Party now calling the shots in the Republican Party is calling for a demonstration in New Britain, Friday, October 4th in downtown New … Continue reading

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Obama’s message before the “cliff” deadline….

The failure of the House Republicans to reach compromise with President Obama and the Senate has many ramifications, but the first and hardest hit will be those without much including the unemployed and programs that serve communities and the working … Continue reading

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