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Patrick Murphy's Public Statements

Full Name: Patrick Erin Murphy
Office: U.S. House (FL) - District 18, Democratic
First Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 18
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 03/30/1983
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Date Title
Feb. 27, 2014 Murphy Reduces Regulatory Burden
Feb. 26, 2014 All Economic Regulations are Transparent Act of 2014
Feb. 20, 2014 Letter to Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary of the Army Corp of Engineers (Civil Works) - Finalized Decision on Kissimmee River Project
Feb. 20, 2014 Letter to Jo-Ellen Darcy, Assistant Secretary for the Army for Civil Works, US Army Corps of Engineers - Florida Keys Water Quality Improvement Program
Feb. 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Increase Funding for Special Education
Feb. 12, 2014 Murphy Calling for House Action on Flood Insurance
Feb. 7, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Impacts of the Affordable Care Act on American Business
Feb. 7, 2014 Murphy Joined by State Rep. Lee and County Commissioner Johnson at National Prayer Breakfast
Feb. 6, 2014 Hearing of the Agriculture, Energy, and Trade Subcommittee of the House Small Business Committee - Duplication, Overlap and Fragmentation in Federal Financial Assistance Program
Feb. 6, 2014 Letter to Jeb Hensarling, Chairman House Financial Services Committee, and John Campbell, Chairman House Financial Services Subcommittee on Monetary Policy and Trade - Hearing on Export-Import Bank
Feb. 5, 2014 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Documents on Incomplete HealthCare.gov Appeals Program
Feb. 5, 2014 Letter to Rick Scott, Governor of Florida - Medicaid Expansion
Feb. 4, 2014 Sportsmen's Heritage and Recreational Enhancement Act of 2013
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Dave Camp, Chairman of the Committee on Ways and Means, and Sander Levin, Ranking Member of the Committee on Ways and Means - State and Local Sales Tax Deduction Extension
Jan. 29, 2014 Letter to Catherine Lhamon, Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, Office for Civil Rights, US Department of Education - Campus Sexual Assaults
Jan. 28, 2014 Hearing of the Agriculture, Energy, and Trade Subcommittee of the House Small Business Committee - USTR and Small Business
Jan. 27, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Flood Insurance Rates
Jan. 24, 2014 Letter to Sally Jewell, Secretary, Department of the Interior - Conserve National Treasures Using Antiquities Act
Jan. 17, 2014 Letter to Curtis Marez, President of the American Studies Association - Condemning Academic Boycott of Israel
Jan. 17, 2014 Murphy Continues Fight to Protect Floridians from Unaffordable Flood Insurance Hikes
Jan. 16, 2014 Murphy Invites State Rep. Harrell to DC to Push for Lagoon Help Together
Jan. 16, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives and Eric Cantor, Majority Leader of the House of Representatives - Emergency Unemployment Compensation
Jan. 15, 2014 Murphy Votes to Cut Spending and Grow Jobs
Jan. 14, 2014 Letter to Jeb Hensarling, Cammittee Chairman of the House of Representatives Financial Services Committee - Call for Series of Hearings Focused on Poverty
Jan. 11, 2014 Murphy Delivers on Promise to Bring Top Federal Officials to Tour Local Waterways
Jan. 10, 2014 Murphy Calls for Inclusion of One Year Grace Period for Pending Projects in Final Water Bill
Jan. 9, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Immediate Vote to Extend Unemployment Insurance
Jan. 9, 2014 Letter to the House of Representatives - COLA Cuts to Military Retirees
Jan. 8, 2014 Letter to Mary Jo White, Chair SEC Mark Wetjen, Acting Chair CFTC Martin Gruenberg, Chair FDIC Thomas Curry, Director OCC Ben Bernanke, Chair FRB - Regulators to Provide Targeted Volcker Relief to Community Banks
Dec. 19, 2013 Murphy Cosponsors Bipartisan Bill to Eliminate Cuts to Military Retiree Benefits
Dec. 18, 2013 Letter to Richard Cordray, Director, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau - Transparency in CFPB Auto Lending Guidance
Dec. 12, 2013 Murphy Applauds USDA Creation of Emergency Response Team on Citrus Greening
Dec. 12, 2013 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense and Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, Chairman, Subcommittee on Defense and Pete Visclosky, Ranking Member, Subcommittee on Denfense - Combat Rescue Helicopter Program
Dec. 12, 2013 Murphy, United Solutions Caucus Endorse Bipartisan Budget Agreement
Dec. 12, 2013 Swalwell Leads Statement from United Solutions Caucus Members Supporting Ryan/Murray Budget
Dec. 11, 2013 Murphy Applauds Long-Awaited Reopening of Local Social Security Office
Dec. 11, 2013 Letter to Tom Wheeler, Chairmans of the Federal Communications Commission - DeFazio Sponsors Bill to Ban Cell Phone Conversations on Planes
Dec. 10, 2013 Murphy Cosponsors 'No Budget, No Vacation' Act
Dec. 10, 2013 Letter to Rajiv Shah, Administrator, US Agency for International Development - Reproductive Health as a Core Human Right
Dec. 9, 2013 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner, Food and Drug Administration - Regarding Recent Cyber Security Breach
Dec. 9, 2013 Letter to Harry Reid, Majority Leader, and Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader - Confirmation of Mel Watt
Dec. 6, 2013 Letter to Gene Dodaro, Comptroller General, US Government Accountability Office - Independent Analysis of Healthcare.gov
Dec. 5, 2013 Letter to Director Sylvia Burwell, Office of Management and Budget - Stop Innovation Tax
Dec. 5, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives, and Nancy Pelosi, Democratic Leader - Medicare Advantage Plants
Dec. 5, 2013 Request by Reps. Deutch, Frankel, Hastings, and Murphy for Flood Map Extension Granted by FEMA
Nov. 25, 2013 Letter to House Committee on Ways and Means Chairman Dave Camp and Ranking Member Sander Levin - Tax Reform
Nov. 22, 2013 Letter to House Speak Boehner and House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi - Reps. Flores, Maffei Lead Bipartisan Effort to Pass Long-Term Fix to Medicare Sustainable Growth Rate
Nov. 20, 2013 Murphy Supports Bipartisan Legislation to Protect Habitat for Humanity
Nov. 19, 2013 Murphy Continues Fight for Local Waterways
Nov. 19, 2013 Reps. Peters and Murphy, New Democrat Coalition Leaders Launch Bipartisan Effort to Create National Entrepreneurs' Day
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