Same assignments for Blumenthal and Murphy

Blumenthal, MurphyIt may be a new session of Congress with a new president, but Connecticut’s U.S. Senators will keep their same committee assignments.

Sen. Richard Blumenthal will remain as a member of the Senate Committee on Veterans Affairs, Committee on the Judiciary and Committee on Armed Services.

Blumenthal will also serve on the Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation and the Special Committee on Aging.  The senior Senator from Connecticut begins his second term next month.

Sen. Murphy will remain on the Appropriations Committee, Foreign Relations Committee and Health, Education, Labor and Pension Committee.