Month: September 2022

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ON NATIONAL VOTER REGISTRATION DAY, MURPHY, BLUMENTHAL, COLLEAGUES INTRODUCE LEGISLATION TO MAKE REGISTERING TO VOTE EASIER FOR ALL AMERICANS

WASHINGTON–On National Voter Registration Day, U.S. Senators Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) and Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) joined 15 of their colleagues to introduce two pieces of legislation to make it easier for Americans to register to vote and to know their registration status.The Same Day Voter Registration Act would require states to offer same day registration at polling locations on Election Day and during early voting. The Stop Automatically Voiding Eligible Voters Off Their Enlisted Rolls in States (SAVE VOTERS) Act would prohibit states from removing people from their voting rolls unless the state has obtained objective, reliable evidence that a voter is ineligible to vote and establishes notification requirements once a voter is removed. These bills were included as part of…

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Bridgeport News: Homeless Family Doused

Bridgeport Police said: At 2242hrs on Wednesday September 21, 2022 the Bridgeport ECC received a 911 call from a female party indicating she is homeless and sometimes sleeps at the bus stop area at Huntington Plaza and wants to report a male party on a scooter threw a white product at her and her adult son. Bridgeport Police, Fire and AMR responded. BFD and AMR assessed both parties who both refused medical assistance. At this time the product was deemed to be a dry chem/extinguisher product or baking soda however; it was deemed nonhazardous. 2022-09-21@11:35pm--#Bridgeport News: A homeless family living in the parking lot of Huntington Plaza on Huntington Road was doused with some sort of substance. Firefighters were also…

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ATTORNEY GENERAL URGES FTC TO STRENGTHEN CAR RULES TO PREVENT CONSUMER HARM, MISREPRESENTATIONS

Automobile issues regularly top consumer complaints for AG offices (Hartford, CT) - Attorney General William Tong joined a coalition of 18 attorneys general calling on the Federal Trade Commission to adopt and strengthen guidance on automobile sales. The comment letter supports the FTC’s proposed updates to the Motor Vehicle Dealers Trade Regulation Rule related to the sale, financing, and leasing of motor vehicles by motor vehicle dealers, while proposing several suggestions to further strengthen the rule. The proposed Rule, published in the Federal Register on July 13, would provide a critical tool to address misrepresentations and prevent consumer harm. “No one likes surprise fees and unexpected add-ons when purchasing a car. Last year alone, our office received more than 500 car-related complaints.…

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NO Active Shooter At Mall

Trumbull Police UPDATE: On Tuesday, September 20, 2022, the Trumbull Police were called to the WestfieldTrumbull Mall to investigate several reports of an armed robbery involving a firearm.Responding officers were able to locate and identify the men that were involved, andrecover a firearm that was discarded nearby. Pedro Diamond, age 22, of Merrimac DriveTrumbull, Chase Dralle, age 19, of Johnson Street Trumbull, Jeremy Romero, age 23, ofGreenwich Avenue Stamford, Tremayne Ferguson, age 21, of Sanford Street WestHaven, Isaiah Johnson, age 22, of Oak Lane Trumbull, and Derrick Rivera, age 18, ofAlsace Street Bridgeport were all arrested for their involvement in this incident. Shortly before 4 p.m., several Trumbull police officers responded to the mall and learnedthat a group of men…

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