Jim Himes

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Letter: Greenwich Democrats Are Charged up for November

“Democrats from Greenwich would be so novel we would command attention! In addition however, all the candidates are serious-minded people running on positive policy platforms…What’s not to like? This is a platform that appeals to all Democrats and large swathes of unaffiliated voters. In fairness our Republican friends share some of these objectives too. But decades of sending Republicans to Hartford hasn’t cured any of our ills.” – John Blankley Continue Reading →

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FAP Goes to Washington, DC for Autism Society 50th Anniversary Conference

AP representatives, Brita Darany von Regensburg and Tibor Darany met with leaders of the Autism Society and subsequently visited on the Hill the offices of Connecticut’s Federal Legislators, Senators Murphy and Blumenthal as well as Representative Himes to advocate for five bills: Americans with Disabilities Act, Higher Education Act, Affordable Care Act, Respond, Innovate, Succeed, and Empower (RISE) Act, Autism CARES Act and Able Age Adjustment Act. Continue Reading →

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“Up In Arms” Exhibit at Samuel Owen Gallery Stimulates Conversation on Guns

Helen Klisser During, Mary Himes and Lee Milazzo at Samuel Owen Gallery in Stamford for the opening of UNLOAD's "Up In Arms" exhibit. Photo Asher Almonacy

An exhibit titled “Up In Arms,” at the Samuel Owen Gallery in Stamford, features artworks incorporating guns and has the goal of stimulating discussion and consensus on how to reduce gun violence in America. Gallery owners Cindy and Lee Milazzo curated the exhibit. Continue Reading →

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Himes, Blumenthal and Murphy Address Indivisible Greenwich on Resisting Trump Agenda

In addition to Democratic candidates, Joanna Swomley said Indivisible supports Republican Board of Education candidate Peter Bernstein, who, she said, “Stood against the attempted takeover of the Board of Education and paid a price.” Continue Reading →

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