Blumenthal begins Senate term

Richard Blumenthal is spending today as his first full day as a United States senator.He was sworn in yesterday to replace the retiring Chris Dodd.Since

WASHINGTON D.C. - Richard Blumenthal is spending today as his first full day as a United States senator.

He was sworn in yesterday to replace the retiring Chris Dodd.

Since there were no votes scheduled yesterday, Blumenthal returned to Hartford after the ceremony to attend Gov. Dan Malloy's inaugural celebration.

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