Seniority equals clout in the U.S. Congress. New Senators and House members entering the portals of the U.S. Capitol are expected to be seen and not heard for their first year or so in office. Both Connecticut’s U.S. Senators are new arrivals. Senator Richard Blumenthal, who appears to be having […]
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WASHINGTON – Matthew Rutherford was confirmed by the United States Senate yesterday to serve as the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Assistant Secretary for Financial Markets. In this role, Rutherford will advise the Secretary on broad matters of domestic finance; financial markets; federal, state and local finance; and federal government […]
AUSTIN—U.S. Representative Michael Burgess, R-Lewisville, made the following statement Monday regarding his endorsement of Ted Cruz for U.S. Senate: “I’m proud to endorse Ted Cruz for Senate. Our nation is facing a fiscal and economic crisis, and now is the time for people to speak with a clear conservative voice […]