Jim Himes

Connecticut Woman Accuses Joe Biden of Inappropriate Touching in 2009

A Connecticut woman has come forward to accuse former Vice President Joe Biden of inappropriate touching at a political fundraiser in Greenwich in 2009, the second allegation of its kind against the potential 2020 presidential contender in recent days.

Vice President Joe Biden has a smile for supporters after he addressed a grassroots rally, Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2012, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)

Dem Rep Himes: Trump ‘Engineering a Fear Campaign Within the FBI’

On Monday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “Rachel Maddow Show,” Representative Jim Himes (D-CT) reacted to the firing of FBI agent Peter Strzok by stating that President Trump is “engineering a fear campaign within the FBI” against anyone who will stand up


Dem Rep Himes: Congress ‘Is in the Thrall of the NRA’

On Wednesday’s broadcast of CNN’s “Situation Room,” Representative Jim Himes (D-CT) argued Congress “is in the thrall of the NRA” and “The opponents of actually doing the things that we could do, that every other country has done, to reduce


Dem Rep Himes: FNC’s Hannity, Judge Jeanine ‘Mouth-Breathers’

Thursday on MSNBC’s “Hardball,” Rep. Jim Himes (D-CT) slammed those pushing for the release of a three-page memo generated by the Republican-controlled House Intelligence Committee. Host Chris Matthews postulated the release of this memo was being done to damage the


Dem Rep Himes: I’d Support a Ban on Semi-Automatic Rifles

On Tuesday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “Morning Joe,” Representative Jim Himes (D-CT) expressed support for a ban on semi-automatic rifles. Himes said the Las Vegas shooter “appears to have had something like three dozen guns, some of which were modifiable to


CT Dem. Rep. Jim Himes: There’s a ‘Cult’ Spurred on by the NRA

Rep. Jim Himes (D-CT) said Saturday on MSNBC that the National Rifle Association has “spurred on” a cult that is “dedicated to the idea” that considering background checks for guns is actually opening the door to President Barack Obama taking


Team Blumenthal Tries To Blame Journalists for Vietnam Gaffe

Did we just hear Connecticut attorney general Richard Blumenthal try to blame local journalists for his ‘misspoken’ words about his Vietnam war record? When Blumenthal was asked at Tuesday’s press conference why he didn’t correct published accounts of his Vietnam