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Chris Murphy's Public Statements on Issue: Military Personnel

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 28, 2014 Blumenthal, Murphy, Courtney Applaud New Contract For Next 10 Submarines To Be Built Jointly By Electric Boat
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
Jan. 30, 2014 Murphy, Gillibrand, Schatz, Seek Justice for Service Members
March 20, 2013 Senate Votes to Restore Military Tuition Assistance Cut by Sequestration
March 19, 2013 Murphy Joins Bipartisan Legislation to Restore Military Tuition Assistance Cut by Sequestration
Feb. 25, 2013 Murphy Statement on Impact of Budget Sequestration on Connecticut
June 27, 2012 Blumenthal, Murphy Lead Legislation in the House And Senate to Allow Military Survivors More Time for Critical Investment Decisions
April 3, 2012 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Ending the War in Afghanistan
June 21, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States
May 12, 2011 Rep. Murphy to Attend Afghanistan Memorial Service for Fallen Connecticut Airman
March 23, 2011 Murphy to Obama: Begin Withdrawal from Afghanistan by July
Dec. 15, 2010 Murphy Votes to Repeal of Military's "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" Policy and Encourages President Obama to Stand Firm on Pledge to End Practice
July 28, 2010 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2011
April 28, 2010 Implementing Management For Performance And Related Reforms To Obtain Value In Every Acquisition Act Of 2010
May 6, 2009 Hearing Of The House Armed Services Committee -The Department Of Defense At High Risk: The Chief Management Officer's Recommendations For Acquisition Reform And Related High-Risk Areas
July 9, 2008 Murphy Statement on Pentagon Reopening Bidding Process for Air Force Tanker Contract
June 30, 2008 Murphy's Blackwater Bill Signed Into Law
March 13, 2008 Murphy's Blackwater Bill Clears Key Committee
Sept. 10, 2007 Murphy Statement on General Petraeus' Testimony on Iraq
July 12, 2007 Murphy Votes To Begin Responsible Redeployment from Iraq
June 29, 2007 Letter To President of the United States George W. Bush
June 6, 2007 Rep. Courtney Leads Bipartisan Effort for Independent GAO Study into Body Armor Protection for U.S. Troops
June 6, 2007 Rep. Courtney Leads Bipartisan Effort for Independent GAO Study into Body Armor Protection for U.S. Troops
May 9, 2007 The 30-Something Working Group
May 2, 2007 Letter to The Honorable James R. Miron, Mayor, Town of Stratford
April 25, 2007 30-Something Working Group
March 21, 2007 30-Something Working Group
March 7, 2007 Congressional Immigration Caucus
Jan. 24, 2007 30-Something Working Group, 1/24/07
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