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Chris Murphy's Public Statements

Full Name: Christopher 'Chris' S. Murphy
Office: U.S. Senate (CT) - Jr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2018
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Cathy; 2 Children: Owen, Rider
Birth Date: 08/03/1973
Birth Place: White Plains, NY
Home City: Cheshire, CT
Date Title
April 18, 2014 At Senators Urging, Pentagon Agrees to Review Issue of Accounting for Servicemembers Killed Aboard USS Oklahoma at Pearl Harbor
April 17, 2014 CNN "Newsroom" - Transcript: Crimean Crisis
April 14, 2014 Murphy Statement on Situation in Eastern Ukraine
April 14, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Cardin, Colleagues Ask Kerry To Urge NATO, OSCE To End All Defense Contracts With Russia
April 10, 2014 Nomination of Michelle T. Friendland to be United States Circuit Judge for the Ninth Circuit -- Resumed
April 10, 2014 Murphy, Schumer, Heller, Kirk, Reed, Johanns Introduce Critical Bi-Partisan Agreement to Re-Authorize and Extend Terrorism Risk Insurance Program - Deal is Essential or Development and Economic Security in High-Risk Cities Post-9/11
April 10, 2014 Murphy Pushes for Increased Security Measures in Eastern Europe
April 10, 2014 Letter to Cheryl LaFleur, Acting Chair of Federal Energy Regulatory Commission - Quick Review of Natural Gas Project to Reduce Energy Prices
April 9, 2014 Paycheck Fairness Act -- Motion to Proceed
April 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President - Fifty-two Senators Commemorate the 35th Anniversary of the Taiwan Relations Act
April 9, 2014 Letter to Jack Reed, Chairman and Lisa Murkowski, Ranking Member of Subcommittee on Interior, Environment and Related Agencies - Strong Investment in Important Land Conservation Programs
April 7, 2014 Murphy Statement on Senate Vote to Pass Unemployment Insurance
April 4, 2014 Letter to Mark Pryor, Chairman and Roy Blunt, Ranking Member of Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Subcommittee of the Senate Appropriations Committee - The Emergency Food Assistance Program
April 4, 2014 Letter to Tom Harkin, Chairman and Jerry Moran, Ranking Member of Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, & Education
April 4, 2014 Letter to Tom Harkin, Chairman and Jerry Moran, Ranking Member of Committee on Appropriations, Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies - Sens. Collins, King Seeking Boost to LIHEAP Fuel Assistance, Weatherization Programs
April 4, 2014 Murphy, Booker, Cardenas Introduce At-Risk Youth Medicaid Protection Act of 2014
April 2, 2014 Protecting Volunteer Firefighters and Emergency Responders Act of 2014
April 2, 2014 Murphy Statement on Supreme Court Campaign Finance Decision
April 2, 2014 Letter to Mark Pryor, Chairman and Roy Blunt, Ranking Member of Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Subcommittee of the Senate Appropriations Committee - WIC Benefits
March 27, 2014 Murphy, Johnson Resolution Condemns Turkish Government for Blocking Twitter, Stifling Free Speech
March 27, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Cancel All Contracts with Russian Arms Firm
March 27, 2014 Murphy Statement on Senate Passage of Ukraine Legislation
March 27, 2014 Protecting Volunteer Firefighters and Emergency Responders Act of 2014
March 24, 2014 Support for the Sovereignty, Integrity, Democracy, and Economic Stability of Ukraine Act of 2014 - Motion to Proceed
March 21, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Calling for Extension of Wind Energy Credit
March 20, 2014 Blumenthal, Murphy, Esty Announce $2.46 Million Federal Grant to Alleviate Longtime Meriden Flooding
March 19, 2014 Letter to Lamberto Zannier, Secretary General of the OSCE Secretariat - International Monitors in Ukraine
March 19, 2014 MSNBC "The Rachel Maddow Show" - Transcript: Situation in Ukraine and Resulting Sanctions
March 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Merkley Leads Over 200 Members of Congress in Calling for Executive Order Protecting LGBT Workers from Workplace Discrimination
March 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Negotiations with Iran
March 17, 2014 Murphy, Blumenthal Propose Plan to Combat Heroin Epidemic in Connecticut
March 16, 2014 ABC "This Week with George Stephanopoulos" - Transcript: Situation in Ukraine
March 16, 2014 Statement on Vote in Crimea
March 14, 2014 Letter to Edith Ramirez, Chairwoman of the Federal Trade Commission - Protect Consumers from Abusive Electricity Rate Hikes
March 13, 2014 Murphy Statement on European Vote to Phase Down Dangerous Climate Pollutants
March 13, 2014 CNN "CNN Newsroom" - Transcript: Crimean Crisis
March 12, 2014 Murphy Introduces Amendment to Double Child Care Tax Benefit
March 12, 2014 Affordable Care Act
March 12, 2014 Murphy Statement on Committee Passage of Ukraine Legislation
March 11, 2014 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of the Department of Agriculture and Michael Froman, United States Trade Representative - Dairy Products in the Trans-Atlantic Trade and Investment Partnership
March 10, 2014 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Asking Pentagon to Help Identify, Bring Home Remains of Sailors Killed at Pearl Harbor for Burial
March 6, 2014 Affordable Care Act
March 6, 2014 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secreaty of the Department of Defense - Pearl Harbor Victims
March 6, 2014 Murphy Statement on New US Sanctions, Referendum on Crimea's Independence
March 5, 2014 Murphy, Blumenthal Statement on Changes to Facebook and Instagram Policies to Curb Gun Sales
March 4, 2014 CNN "Piers Morgan Tonight" - Transcript: Ukraine Crisis
March 4, 2014 Ukraine
March 4, 2014 Political Spending
March 4, 2014 Senators Highlight Life-Saving Benefits of Health Reform for People Affected by Cancer, Pre-Existing Conditions
Feb. 28, 2014 Murphy Statement on Formation of New Government in Ukraine
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