Sen. Blumenthal At Communist Party's Amistad Awards

Eric Scheiner | December 14, 2021
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The Connecticut People’s World Committee presented its annual Amistad Awards on Dec. 11th,  to mark the 102nd anniversary of the founding of the Communist Party USA.

Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-CT, joined the program to offer his congratulations and present the award winners with certificates of special recognition from the United States Senate. “I am really excited and honored to be with you today and share in this remarkable occasion,” Blumenthal said.

The Connecticut Communist Party is headquartered in New Haven and is run by Joelle Fishman, who also serves as chair of the CPUSA Political Action Commission, according to People’s World.