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Chris Murphy's Public Statements on Issue: Business and Consumers

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
Aug. 8, 2014 Two Years After Report Revealed Questionable Business Practices in For-Profit Colleges are Top Recipients of Post 9/11 G.I. Bill Dollars
July 25, 2014 Letter to Anne Finucane, Global Strategy and Marketing Officer of Bank of America - Reconsider Closing North End Branches
July 17, 2014 Murphy Statement on Passage of Terrorism Risk Insurance Program Reauthorization Act
July 11, 2014 Murphy Statement on EPA Proposal to Reduce Super Pollutants
July 8, 2014 Murphy Statement on Sale of Saint Mary's Hospital in Waterbury
June 19, 2014 Murphy Introduces Bipartisan Jobs Bill to Support Startups, Small Businesses
June 10, 2014 Murphy Convenes Katz, State Consumer Counsels for Meeting with FTC to Discuss Persistent, Abusive Electricity Rate Hikes in CT
June 9, 2014 Letter to John Mulligan, Interim President and CEO of Target Corporation - Ban Loaded Firearms Sales
June 9, 2014 Murphy, Blumenthal, Urge Target to Ban Loaded Firearms in Stores
May 22, 2014 Murphy, Cicilline Announce Legislation to Update Outdated Buy American Laws
March 21, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Calling for Extension of Wind Energy Credit
Feb. 11, 2014 Murphy Applauds Connecticut Exporters for Record-Breaking Sales Year
Dec. 16, 2013 Letter to Max Baucus, Chair, and Orrin Hatch, Ranking Member, of the Senate Finance Committee - Clean Energy Tax Incentives Extension
Nov. 14, 2013 DeLauro, Blumenthal, Murphy Applaud Pentagon Decision to End Russian Helicopter Contract
Oct. 29, 2013 Murphy, Blumenthal Help Launch Effort To Get Washington To Refocus On Manufacturing Jobs
May 8, 2013 Murphy Joins Gen. John Adams to Release New Report Warning of US Military Dependence on Foreign Suppliers
May 6, 2013 Murphy Hails Senate Passage of Marketplace Fairness Act
June 7, 2012 CT Delegation Pledges to Assist Northrop Grumman Workers, Presses Company for Answers
June 1, 2012 Murphy, Blumenthal Launch 2nd Annual Connecticut Manufacturing Survey, Examine Sector's Needs in State
May 30, 2012 Blumenthal, Murphy, O'Leary, EPA Announce New Funding to Clean Up, Redevelop Old Factory Sites, Boost Jobs
May 29, 2012 Blumenthal, Murphy Launch 2nd Annual Connecticut Manufacturing Survey, Examine Sector's Needs in State
April 19, 2012 Murphy Announces MADE Act to Help Manufacturers Lower Costs, Boost Jobs
Dec. 14, 2011 Letter to Robert A. Niblock, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of Lowe's Companies, Inc.
Sept. 21, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner - Emergency Funds
Sept. 15, 2011 Let's Pass the American Jobs Act
Sept. 15, 2011 Letter to The President
July 7, 2011 Murphy Applauds President's Manufacturing Plans
May 26, 2011 Murphy's "American Jobs Matter Act" Reintroduced in House
May 4, 2011 Rep. Carney Introduces Bill to Increase R&D Tax Credit and Make Permanent
April 13, 2011 Republicans Block Murphy from Bringing Jobs Bill to the Floor
Dec. 16, 2010 Tax Relief, Unemployment Insurance Reauthorization, and Job Creation Act of 2010
Dec. 9, 2010 Murphy Challenges Army to Reverse Decision to Contract with Italian Firm for Dog Tag Machines
Dec. 7, 2010 Newbold-Buy American
Sept. 23, 2010 Murphy Supports Landmark Small Business Lending and Tax Cut Bill for Connecticut Businesses
July 14, 2010 Buy America Provisions Working
June 22, 2010 The Future of the American Economy
June 21, 2010 Murphy Visits New Britain Manufacturer for Grand Opening, Announces New Bill to Protect and Grow Connecticut's Manufacturing Sector
May 28, 2010 Murphy Secures Victory on Buy American Effort
May 25, 2010 The Economy
April 21, 2010 Murphy Announces New Bipartisan Congressional Group To Promote Buy American Effort To Grow Jobs
Jan. 27, 2010 Murphy Statement On President Obama's State Of The Union Address
Dec. 30, 2009 Murphy Unveils Effort To Protect And Grow Connecticut's Manufacturing Sector
Dec. 9, 2009 Murphy Supports Extension Of Tax Cuts For Connecticut Businesses And Individuals
Nov. 4, 2009 Murphy Supports Bill To Expedite Credit Card Protections For Consumers
March 18, 2009 Murphy Announces Legislation to Crack Down on Bonuses to Companies Receiving Government Rescue Funds
Dec. 18, 2008 Murphy Statement On Closure Of Watertown's DriveSol
Nov. 15, 2007 Mortgage Reform and Anti-Predatory Lending Act of 2007
Oct. 23, 2007 Disclose Salaries of Certain Government Contract
May 3, 2007 Technology Innovation and Manufacturing Stimulation Act of 2007
March 15, 2007 Murphy Leads New England's Fight to Reject Damaging Cuts to Small Cities
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