Tag Archives: Himes

Community gathers for gun policy forum hosted by the Darien DTC

February 25, 2013
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February 25, 2013, Darien, CT – On Saturday, February 23rd, approximately 100 people gathered at the Darien Library for a discussion on gun control policies at the local, state and federal level. The event was part of the Darien Democratic …

Photos from Policy Matters: Guns in America and their impact on our community

February 23, 2013
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The Darien DTC launched its 2013 speaker series titled 'Policy Matters' at the Darien Library on February 23, 2013. The forum focused on gun control policies at the state and federal level, as well as what's being done here in …

POLICYmatters: Conversations that strengthen our community

February 13, 2013
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Darien Democratic Town Committee Speaker Series: A Non-partisan discussion on the impact of guns in America The Darien DTC has launched a new speaker series, “Policy Matters: Conversations that Strengthen Our Community.” The series, which is expected to run quarterly, kicks off …

Himes Delivers Impassioned Acceptance Speech – Darien Patch

November 6, 2012
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November 6, 2012 – By Chandra Johnson Greene — Speaking to a crowd of Democrats, Jim Himes pledged that he will stand by his principles, but that he will compromise and do what is needed to move the country forward. …

Darien Blue. Issue 6. Vote Row B on Tuesday!!!

November 2, 2012
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  Message from the Chairman: We have had a rough week and we hope you and your family are safe after Hurricane Sandy. One thing that this disaster has taught us is that our President comes through in a time …

Himes Endorsed for a Third Term

May 15, 2012
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On Monday, May 14th, Congressman Jim Himes was nominated by Connecticut's 4th District to run for re-election in the U.S. Congress. Here's Jim's message after receiving the nod at Monday's convention: Dear Friends, I was just endorsed by the Democrats …

Local Leaders Applaud President Obama’s Comments on Marriage Equality

May 11, 2012
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Here's a sampling of some of the positive comments from our local leaders on President Obama's support for marriage equality:   Governor Dannel Malloy: Governor Dannel P. Malloy today released the following statement following President Obama’s announcement of support for …

Himes: Time for Action on Real Budget Plan

May 11, 2012
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BRIDGEPORT, CT—May 10, 2012, Congressman Jim Himes (CT-4) opposed appropriations measures presented by both parties today because neither takes a balanced approach to deficit reduction. The GOP plan cuts vital services to vulnerable citizens to avoid reductions in Pentagon spending. …

Convention to Nominate Jim Himes

May 8, 2012
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On Monday, May 14th, Connecticut's 4th Dsitrict will convene to nominate Jim Himes for re-election.  The convention is being held at Cesar Batalla School, 606 Howard Ave in Bridgeport on May 14th at 6:30pm.  Following the convention, join the Congressman …

Himes Votes for Only Bipartisan Budget

March 29, 2012
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March 29, 2012 – WASHINGTON, DC—Congressman Jim Himes (CT-4) continued his push this week for a balanced, long-term federal budget plan with his support of the Cooper-LaTourette Budget Amendment. This plan was the only budget to garner bipartisan support as …