Stamford, CT—Congressman Jim Himes (CT-4) and Attorney General Richard Blumenthal will meet with travelers to discuss how high gas prices are affecting their weekend plans and share their efforts to help consumers avoid paying high prices in the future. Late last week, Congressman Himes helped pass sweeping legislation to reform America’s energy policy and reduce the country’s dependence on foreign oil. Attorney General Blumenthal will discuss his efforts to protect consumers from gas gouging.

WHO:              Congressman Jim Himes
                        Attorney General Richard Blumenthal

WHAT:             Meeting with holiday travelers to discuss efforts to protect consumers from high gas prices

WHEN:             Friday, July 3
                        9:30 am – 10:30 AM

WHERE:           Gulf 95 Express Inc
1125 East Main Street