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Jahana Hayes · [email protected]
June 5, 2021 at 2:30 PM

Six months of major recovery

We wouldn’t ask if it wasn’t important. The House majority is hanging on by a thread. With redistricting, Republicans could be at an automatic advantage ahead of the midterms in 2022. To top it off, the national GOP launched digital ads attacking me this week. John – I know my team h…
Team Hayes · [email protected]
June 4, 2021 at 5:00 PM

Grassroots support

We know we’re sending a lot of emails these days. We have an aggressive fundraising goal as we roll out a robust communications plan earlier than ever before. The National Republican Congressional Committee has named Jahana a prime target for this cycle, and they doubled down on that this week wi…
Team Hayes · [email protected]
June 3, 2021 at 11:00 PM

NRCC campaign against Jahana

The country is coming out of one of its toughest periods in history. A global pandemic that killed hundreds of thousands of our family, friends and neighbors. A historic recession. A racial justice reckoning. These are grave problems, and Jahana has been laser-focused on fixing them. From COVID-1…
Jim Himes · [email protected]
June 3, 2021 at 8:02 PM

We are under attack

Friend,   Our gasoline pipelines. Our food supply. Sony. Target. The federal government’s networks.   All under attack. Vulnerable to threats. Every single day. It doesn’t stop, and we’re not doing nearly enough to stop it. In fact, most of the …
Connecticut Democrats · [email protected]
June 3, 2021 at 2:29 PM

John, last chance to register for tonight's event with DNC Chair Jaime Harrison at 7:00 p.m. ET!

Connecticut Democrats   John, this is your last chance to register to join tonight's event with CT Democratic Party Chair Nancy DiNardo and DNC Chair Jaime Harrison! See Nancy's original invitation below, then donate any amount in support of the CT Democratic Party to join us tonight at…
Nancy DiNardo · [email protected]
June 2, 2021 at 10:20 PM

Asking if you can join me and DNC Chair Jaime Harrison tomorrow evening

Connecticut Democrats   Hi John, I'm reaching out to ask if you can join me tomorrow evening for the Connecticut Democratic Party's virtual event with DNC Chair Jaime Harrison. Jaime Harrison was elected to lead the DNC after a historic run for the U.S. Senate in South Carolina challeng…
Team Hayes · [email protected]
June 2, 2021 at 6:30 PM

NEW: Five-figure ad campaign coming for Jahana

The National Republican Campaign Committee (NRCC) just launched a five-figure digital, radio and billboard campaign against a handful of Democrats in “toss-up” districts – and Jahana is on this shortlist. Take a look: Hi John, we’re kicking off the last month of this quarter, and we’…
Connecticut Democrats · [email protected]
June 1, 2021 at 11:52 PM

John, Pride Month is here! Check out these Pride items in our online store:

Connecticut Democrats   John, Pride Month is officially here! Connecticut is one of the most LGBTQ-friendly states in the country, and today kicks off a month of celebrating love and promoting full equity for our LGBTQ community. Join the Connecticut Democratic Party in celebrating our …
CT Democrats · [email protected]
June 1, 2021 at 8:08 PM

John, don't miss Thursday's event with DNC Chair Jaime Harrison!

Connecticut Democrats   John, don't forget to register for the Connecticut Democratic Party's event with DNC Chair Jaime Harrison on Thursday! REGISTER Jaime Harrison was elected to lead the Democratic National Committee (DNC) after a historic run for the U.S. Senate in South Carolina, …
Jim Himes · [email protected]
June 1, 2021 at 4:45 PM

Celebrating love and pride 🏳️‍🌈

Dear Friend,   As we celebrate the beginning of Pride Month today, we look back and remember the 1969 Stonewall Riots that were the boiling over of frustration and anger at discrimination, commemorate those lost to hate crimes and HIV/AIDS and r…
Richard Blumenthal · [email protected]
May 31, 2021 at 12:11 PM

Short but important update

Friend, I’m reaching out because we’re still $3,715 short of our major end-of-month fundraising goal – with only hours left to spare. To put it as plainly as possible, this would be the absolute worst time to come up short on resources. I’m running against a Republican opponent as ex…
Jahana Hayes · [email protected]
May 31, 2021 at 12:00 PM

Asking for a moment of your time this Memorial Day

I wanted to ask for a moment of your time to pause with me and remember what this day is about. Today, please join me in remembering and honoring those brave Americans who gave their lives in service to our country – fighting for independence, fighting to defeat slavery and fascism, fighting to d…
John Larson · [email protected]
May 30, 2021 at 5:30 PM

Help Us Reach Our May Deadline!

    Too many Americans are experiencing financial hardship right now, so if you cannot afford to give today -- that's okay. I'm grateful knowing you opened this email and are a part of our team. Thank you for your support.    Dear John,  We're approaching the end of May and we need help…
Sen. Blumenthal · [email protected]
May 28, 2021 at 11:55 PM

The GOP just voted against truth and accountability

Friend, The Senate just voted on whether or not to create a bipartisan, 9/11-style commission to uncover the facts of the Jan. 6 insurrection on the Capitol. Nearly every single Republican Senator just voted against the commission – votes whipped to the very end by Minority Leader Mc…
Connecticut Democrats · [email protected]
May 28, 2021 at 10:57 PM

Connecticut Republicans want to take us backwards

Connecticut Democrats   John, Connecticut Republicans are officially preparing for next year’s Governor’s election. This week, the former CT House Republican Leader (and Trump delegate) became the first Republican to officially announce that they are considering running for Governor of …
Jahana Hayes · [email protected]
May 28, 2021 at 4:30 PM

before you log off

Summer is almost here. Vaccination rates are looking good and continuing to go up. Communities are reopening. And at last, many Americans will be able to take this weekend to reunite with friends and family for the first time in over a year. Hi John, are you feeling what I am feeling…
Connecticut Democrats · [email protected]
May 28, 2021 at 2:01 PM

John, you're invited to next week's event with DNC Chair Jaime Harrison!

Connecticut Democrats   On behalf of all of us at the Connecticut Democratic Party, thank you to everyone who joined today's event with MN Attorney General Keith Ellison, CT Attorney General William Tong, and former U.S. Senator Chris Dodd! We had a great discussion, and now we're looki…
Barbara and Chanita, Team Hayes · [email protected]
May 27, 2021 at 10:30 PM

Before summer kicks off

We know you’re getting a lot of donation requests this week. This is the first monthly fundraising deadline since the redistricting process kicked off, and we all want to show that we’re not going anywhere – no matter what the 2022 House maps look like! John – We know you’re getting…
Nancy DiNardo · [email protected]
May 27, 2021 at 7:16 PM

John, this is your last chance to register for tomorrow's event with Chris Dodd, William Tong, and Keith Ellison!

Connecticut Democrats   Hi John, I'm reaching out one last time about tomorrow morning's virtual event with Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison — space is still available, but time is running out to register! Donate any amount in support of the CT Democratic Party to join us tomorr…
Richard Blumenthal · [email protected]
May 27, 2021 at 12:11 PM

The Jan. 6 Commission

Friend, On Jan. 6, I was on the floor of the U.S. Senate debating the certification of Arizona’s electoral votes for President. Mind you, this was a debate that ordinarily never would have happened, but it was pushed on us by an extremist Republican Party beholden to a lame d…
CT Democrats · [email protected]
May 26, 2021 at 10:42 PM

John, Friday's event with Chris Dodd, William Tong, Nancy DiNardo, and Keith Ellison is filling up!

Connecticut Democrats   REMINDER: John, don't forget to register for this Friday's virtual event with Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison! REGISTER As Minnesota's Attorney General, Keith Ellison successfully led the prosecution of former police officer Derek Chauvin in the murder o…
Jim Himes · [email protected]
May 25, 2021 at 7:36 PM

One year ago, everything changed

Friend,   One year ago today, George Floyd was killed by Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin. The sight of Chauvin kneeling on George Floyd's neck for nine minutes galvanized the world into action. Communities and neighborhoods across the w…
Connecticut Democrats · [email protected]
May 24, 2021 at 10:21 PM

Don't miss Friday's event with Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison!

Connecticut Democrats   John, don't forget to register for this Friday's virtual event with Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison! REGISTER As Minnesota's Attorney General, Keith Ellison successfully led the prosecution of former police officer Derek Chauvin in the murder of George Fl…
Richard Blumenthal · [email protected]
May 23, 2021 at 2:11 PM

The GOP is now the party of lies and extremism

Friend, Extremism in the Republican ranks didn’t disappear the day Donald Trump left the Oval Office. In fact, since his departure, extremism has not only festered but intensified – and it’s growing worse by the day. Just look at the headlines from the last few weeks alone. …
Team Hayes · [email protected]
May 21, 2021 at 7:15 PM

The American Rescue Plan and the Child Tax Credit

Thanks to the newly expanded Child Tax Credit as part of the American Rescue Plan, approximately 39 million American families will see critical tax relief soon. Almost 90% of American families with children will receive monthly payment of up to $300, starting in July. John – Thanks t…
Sen. Blumenthal · [email protected]
May 21, 2021 at 2:11 PM

Concrete action to protect access to abortion

Friend, Frightening news: The right wing’s coordinated attack on women’s reproductive freedom has made it all the way to the U.S. Supreme Court. The New York Times reports that the justices have chosen to hear a case on Mississippi’s extremist abortion ban this fall. The outc…
Connecticut Democrats · [email protected]
May 20, 2021 at 11:15 PM

A special invitation for you, John

Connecticut Democrats   John, we're excited to share that next Friday, CT Dems is hosting a virtual discussion featuring our Chairwoman Nancy DiNardo, former U.S. Senator Chris Dodd, Connecticut Attorney General William Tong, and special guest Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison. W…
Jim Himes · [email protected]
May 20, 2021 at 7:00 PM

Why I voted for the bipartisan COVID–19 Hate Crimes Act

Friend,   May is Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month. It is especially important to celebrate this year as it has been a difficult one for the AAPI community here in America and around the world. The AAPI community has contributed…
Jimmy Tickey · [email protected]
May 20, 2021 at 4:04 PM

Our work in CT begins at the local level

Connecticut Democrats   John, the CT Democratic Party’s work to promote and defend LGBTQ rights is a big part of why Connecticut is one of the most LGBTQ-friendly states in the country. I’ve been so proud to work with the CT Dems this year as Co-Chair of the CT Dems LGBTQ Caucus to advo…
Richard Blumenthal · [email protected]
May 20, 2021 at 2:43 PM

No "Get Out of Jail Free" cards for Trump cronies

Friend, I once described Donald Trump as an out-of-control tornado. He wreaked havoc on our country through his very last weeks in the Oval Office, which were marked by further destruction to federal agencies and craven attempts to protect himself, family, and other political…
Joe Courtney · [email protected]
May 20, 2021 at 1:30 PM

No time to waste for our health care workers

  May 20th, 2021   Dear John: Healthcare workers have always put themselves in harms way to care for their community.   Over 73% of workplace violence is directed at healthcare workers.  This can be seen now more than ever due to the toxic polarization of…
Richard · [email protected]
May 17, 2021 at 10:51 PM

re: banning Trump from social media

Friend, For years, Donald Trump wielded social media as a weapon to promote dangerous conspiracy theories, launch vicious personal attacks on his opponents, and incite violent rage among his supporters. Trump’s behavior not only debased the office of the presidency – it also…
Connecticut Democrats · [email protected]
May 17, 2021 at 2:48 PM

Early voting in CT? Yes or no?

Connecticut Democrats   John, now that Connecticut is the first state in the country to vaccinate more than 70% of adult residents, all of us at the CT Democratic Party are reflecting on the challenges we’ve faced together over the last year. One of the most significant challenges was e…
Jim Himes · [email protected]
May 17, 2021 at 12:53 PM

File your taxes today to receive the expanded child care tax credit

Friend,   Through the American Rescue Plan, the child tax credit will lift half of our country's children out of poverty. For families to receive the expanded child tax credit this year, you must file your taxes by the end of today, May 17.The c…
Richard Blumenthal · [email protected]
May 13, 2021 at 9:09 PM

Need your feedback to set our agenda

Friend, As Chair of the Senate Subcommittee on the Constitution, I’m continuing to push for urgent action to end our country’s ever-increasing epidemic of gun violence: most recently only days ago by re-introducing legislation to close the “ghost gun” loophole. But before I c…
Sen. Blumenthal · [email protected]
May 11, 2021 at 10:42 PM

100 days. What are your thoughts?

Friend, We have officially passed the 100-day mark for the Biden administration – and I want to check in with you to get an idea of how you think Democrats are doing. Personally, I couldn’t be prouder to have partnered with President Biden in passing the American Rescue Plan…
Jim Himes · [email protected]
May 11, 2021 at 9:31 PM

The U.S. needs an immediate, strategic cyberdefense strategy

Friend,   Over the weekend, a cybercrime group led a significant cyberattack on the biggest U.S. pipeline, Coastal Pipeline, which carries 45% of the east coast's fuel supplies. As a result, the White House has created an inter-agency task force…
Jahana Hayes · [email protected]
May 9, 2021 at 2:54 PM

Happy Mother’s Day!

Happy Mother’s Day to all the moms who are everyday heroes. This past year has been particularly hard for women and moms everywhere. I have lived it firsthand like so many other working moms – the parents are trying to keep up, the kids are in virtual school, and we are all trying diligently to s…
Connecticut Democrats · [email protected]
May 7, 2021 at 8:48 PM

John, can you join our AAPI Caucus launch event next week?

Connecticut Democrats   John, have you heard the news? Next week, we’re launching the Connecticut Democratic Party’s AAPI Caucus! Among its many goals, the AAPI (Asian American Pacific Islander) Caucus will be a space focused on energizing and mobilizing AAPI voters in civic and politic…
John Larson · [email protected]
May 7, 2021 at 7:45 PM

Social Security Champion

    Dear Friends, On Monday, I will be receiving the Social Security Works PAC Champion Award. I am incredibly honored to receive this award. Social Security is our nation’s number one anti-poverty and financial security program. Social Security isn’t an entitlement, it’s the benefit YO…
Richard Blumenthal · [email protected]rdblumenthal.com
May 5, 2021 at 10:09 PM

URGENT: Supreme Court to take up gun ruling for the first time in over a decade

Friend: The Supreme Court just announced that they will soon take up a case challenging a longstanding gun safety law in New York. If this law is struck down, gun owners could be allowed to carry concealed weapons as they move through their daily lives without any justification or reason beyo…
Connecticut Democrats · [email protected]
May 4, 2021 at 6:05 PM

John, check out the new Mother’s Day items in our online store!

Connecticut Democrats   John, Mother’s Day is almost here, and the Connecticut Democratic Party is celebrating with the release of new items in our online store! Visit the CT Dems store now to purchase a special T-shirt, tote bag, or other item for one of the Democratic mothers in your …
John Larson · [email protected]
May 3, 2021 at 9:05 PM

Thousands to save on health care!

    Dear Friends,  I’ve been talking to people all across the 1st District who, like far too many Americans right now, are struggling to pay their bills. The pandemic has slashed their incomes and they are overburdened by the costs of their rent, groceries, and especially their health ca…
Jim Himes · [email protected]
May 3, 2021 at 6:47 PM

The next generation of Democratic campaign leaders

Dear Friend,   We just surpassed a successful 100 days of the Biden Administration, and we are now looking ahead to what comes next. Who comes next.   Our Democratic House and Senate majorities are under attack, and winning this year's local ele…
Jim Himes · [email protected]
May 3, 2021 at 3:43 PM

John, can you join me, Rosa DeLauro, Jamie Raskin, and Richard Blumenthal tomorrow?

Connecticut Democrats   Hi John, I'm reaching out on behalf of the Connecticut Democratic Party in advance of their event with me and a few of my colleagues tomorrow. I'm looking forward to speaking with Reps. Rosa DeLauro, Jamie Raskin, and Senator Richard Blumenthal at 6:00 p.m. ET to…
Nancy DiNardo · [email protected]
May 2, 2021 at 11:10 PM

John, thank you for the birthday wishes!

Connecticut Democrats Also, today is William Tong's birthday...   John, thank you to everyone who signed my birthday card! Yesterday was a beautiful day thanks to all of you — I was so delighted when my team shared the card and your kind words with me. Serving as Chair of the Connecticut…
Connecticut Democrats · [email protected]
May 1, 2021 at 1:01 PM

Help us wish Nancy DiNardo a Happy Birthday!

Connecticut Democrats   John, today is CT Democratic Party Chair Nancy DiNardo’s birthday! Will you join us in celebrating? Sign our card now to wish Nancy a Happy Birthday and we’ll make sure she sees your message later today! As the first woman ever elected as CT Democratic Party Cha…
Jahana Hayes · [email protected]
April 30, 2021 at 10:30 PM

Fwd: record-breaking fundraising numbers

Can you donate before midnight to help us stay ahead of the national Republican groups already targeting the 5th District? I’m grateful for your support and for all you do. John, we know your time is valuable, so I’m going to keep this message short. Can you donate before midnight to he…
Nancy DiNardo · [email protected]
April 30, 2021 at 9:33 PM

Reminder to register for next week's event with Reps. Jamie Raskin, Rosa DeLauro, Jim Himes, and Sen. Richard Blumenthal

Connecticut Democrats   After watching this week's incredible joint address to Congress from President Biden, I'm so excited to speak directly with members of Connecticut's Congressional delegation next week about the latest developments in Congress — from the success of the American Res…
Jim Himes · [email protected]
April 30, 2021 at 7:04 PM

A message of hope

Dear Friend,   This week, President Joe Biden addressed the nation during his first Joint Address to Congress with a forward-looking message full of hope. He also reviewed our challenges and accomplishments from his first 100 days.In just 100 da…