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A Douglas F4D Skyray’s Journey Back to Intrepid

By Sharon Challenger. (July 25, 2021)  People along the Connecticut River were treated to an unusual event today when a Douglas F4D Skyray aircraft floated...

Courtney Co-Sponsors Bill to Ensure Purple Heart Veterans Aren’t Penalized for Active Engagement in the Workforce

Submitted by Patrick Cassidy. WASHINGTON, DC—Today, Congressman Joe Courtney (CT-02), a senior member of the House Armed Services Committee, announced his support for the Purple Heart...

Connecticut to develop statewide virtual school

By Marc Fitch, Yankee Institute. Reprinted by permission from Yankee Institute. Under a law passed unanimously in the General Assembly, Connecticut will study and then...

Courtney Votes to Make Juneteenth a National Holiday

Submitted by Patrick Cassidy. Anniversary of 1865 emancipation to become 11th federal holiday with President Biden’s signature today WASHINGTON, DC—Congressman Joe Courtney (CT-02), voted last night to make...

Courtney Announces Targeted Support for Six Eastern Connecticut Infrastructure Projects Included in House Infrastructure Investment Package

By Patrick Cassidy. On Friday, Courtney will host roundtable discussion to talk more about approved infrastructure project requests (June 9, 2021) NORWICH, CT—Today, Rep. Joe...

Courtney Introduces Bill to Allow Active-Duty Servicemembers to Count Full Service Period Towards Public Service Loan Forgiveness

Submitted by Patrick Cassidy. NORWICH, CT—Today, Rep. Joe Courtney (CT-02) and Rep. Dusty Johnson (SD-AL) introduced the Recognizing Military Service in PSLF Act, a new bipartisan...

COVID-19 Relief Program Update, Town and Regional Developments

By Norm Needleman, State Senator. Recently, we tragically lost one of our first responders while in the line of duty. New Haven Firefighter Ricardo Torres,...

Courtney Appointed to U.S. Coast Guard Academy Board of Visitors Ahead of President Biden’s Commencement Address Tomorrow

By Patrick Cassidy. Courtney will join President Biden in New London tomorrow for the Coast Guard Academy’s graduation ceremonies (May 18, 2021) WASHINGTON, DC—Congressman Joe Courtney...