The NRA may have opposed him, but the People’s Republic of Connecticut approved him:
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The Connecticut House and Senate have voted overwhelmingly to confirm a state judge nominee who was opposed by the National Rifle Association and other groups because she supported a gun control bill approved in the wake of the Newtown school shooting.
The House voted 125-18 and the Senate voted 30-4 Friday in favor of attorney Auden Grogins (GROH’-gihns), a Democratic former state representative from Bridgeport. Grogins will serve as a Superior Court judge.
The NRA asked members earlier this month to urge lawmakers to reject …read more