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Congressman Christopher Murphy from Connecticut

Profile for Senator Christopher Murphy from Connecticut

Congressman Christopher S. Murphy
Democrat
Next Election: 2024
Christopher S. Murphy
Connecticut
202-224-4041

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Latest Announcements:

Latest Votes:

Apr 13 2021

Voted Yes On the Cloture Motion on PN80

Gary Gensler, of Maryland, to be a Member of the Securities and Exchange Commission for the remainder of the term expiring June 5, 2021

Apr 13 2021

Voted Yes On the Nomination on PN79-12

Wendy Ruth Sherman, of Maryland, to be Deputy Secretary of State

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Campaign Finance Summary:

Contributions: $1,671,377
Individual $1,482,368
PAC & SuperPac $3,500
Disbursements: $1,688,411
Individual Refunds $0
Committee Refunds $0
Debts Owed $0
Cash on Hand $4,767,683

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Recently Sponsored Bills:

s932 - Mar 23 2021

A bill to establish the Interagency Security Classification Appeals Panel, to provide agency and higher level reviews of classification decisions, to provide expedited review of classification decisions for members of Congress, and to provide protections for those challenging classification decisions, and for other purposes.

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
1

s753 - Mar 16 2021

A bill to reauthorize the Highlands Conservation Act, to authorize States to use funds from that Act for administrative purposes, and for other purposes.

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

Cosponsors
3

s635 - Mar 9 2021

A bill to reauthorize The Last Green Valley National Heritage Corridor and the Upper Housatonic Valley National Heritage Area, and for other purposes.

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

Cosponsors
2

s483 - Feb 25 2021

A bill to prohibit certain noncompete agreements, and for other purposes.

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Cosponsors
3

s238 - Feb 4 2021

A bill to establish name, image, likeness, and athletic reputation rights for college athletes, and for other purposes.

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Cosponsors
0

s5060 - Dec 17 2020

A bill to provide for the establishment of the Office for Access to Justice in the Department of Justice, and for other purposes.

Senate Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
0

s5059 - Dec 17 2020

A bill to amend chapter 22 of title 44, United States Code, to ensure Presidential records are preserved, duly created when non-official electronic messaging accounts are used, and made available to the public and the next administration in a timely fashion to advance national security and accountability, and for other purposes.

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
0

s4936 - Dec 1 2020

A bill to prohibit the use of corporal punishment in schools, and for other purposes.

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Cosponsors
0

s4924 - Nov 30 2020

A bill to prohibit and prevent seclusion, mechanical restraint, chemical restraint, and dangerous restraints that restrict breathing, and to prevent and reduce the use of physical restraint in schools, and for other purposes.

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Cosponsors
15

s4808 - Oct 19 2020

A bill to protect the independence of journalists by preventing undue political influence at the United States Agency for Global Media.

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

Cosponsors
0

s4806 - Oct 19 2020

A bill to establish the Interagency Security Classification Appeals Panel, to provide agency and higher level reviews of classification decisions, to provide expedited review of classification decisions for members of Congress, and to provide protections for those challenging classification decisions, and for other purposes.

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
1

sres716 - Sep 24 2020

A resolution designating the week of October 5 through October 9, 2020, as "Malnutrition Awareness Week".

Senate Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
22

sres716 - Sep 24 2020

A resolution designating the week of October 5 through October 9, 2020, as "Malnutrition Awareness Week".

Senate Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
22

sres716 - Sep 24 2020

A resolution designating the week of October 5 through October 9, 2020, as "Malnutrition Awareness Week".

Senate Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
19

sres716 - Sep 24 2020

A resolution designating the week of October 5 through October 9, 2020, as "Malnutrition Awareness Week".

Senate Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
19

s4637 - Sep 22 2020

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a credit against income tax for equity investments by angel investors.

Senate Finance Committee

Cosponsors
0

s4418 - Aug 4 2020

A bill to amend chapter 83 of title 41, United States Code (popularly referred to as the Buy American Act) and certain other laws with respect to certain waivers under those laws, to provide greater transparency regarding exceptions to domestic sourcing requirements, and for other purposes.

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
0

s4426 - Aug 4 2020

A bill to establish an Office of Subnational Diplomacy within the Department of State, and for other purposes.

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

Cosponsors
1

s4360 - Jul 29 2020

A bill to divert Federal funding away from supporting the presence of police in schools and toward evidence-based and trauma informed services that address the needs of marginalized students and improve academic outcomes, and for other purposes.

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Cosponsors
1

s4100 - Jun 29 2020

A bill to support children with disabilities during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Cosponsors
2

s3909 - Jun 8 2020

A bill to require Federal law enforcement officers, including contract employees, and members of the armed forces engaged in crowd control, riot control, or arrest or detainment of individuals engaged in civil disobedience, demonstrations, protests, or riots to visibly display identifying information.

Senate Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
20

s3700 - May 12 2020

A bill to provide Peace Corps Volunteers and Trainees whose service was terminated as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic with health insurance, an expedited redeployment process, and domestic service opportunities, and for other purposes.

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

Cosponsors
2

s3697 - May 12 2020

A bill to modify the Restaurant Meals Program under the supplemental nutrition assistance program in response to COVID-19, and for other purposes.

Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry Committee

Cosponsors
3

s3656 - May 7 2020

A bill to authorize a comprehensive, strategic approach for United States foreign assistance to developing countries to strengthen global health security, and for other purposes.

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Cosponsors
1

s3568 - Mar 23 2020

A bill to require the President to use authorities under the Defense Production Act of 1950 to require emergency production of medical equipment to address the COVID-19 outbreak.

Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
7

s3379 - Mar 3 2020

A bill to block the implementation of a recent presidential proclamation restricting individuals from certain countries from entering the United States.

Senate Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
2

sres506 - Feb 27 2020

A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that the United States should initiate negotiations to enter into a free trade agreement with the Republic of Tunisia.

Senate Finance Committee

Cosponsors
1

sres506 - Feb 27 2020

A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that the United States should initiate negotiations to enter into a free trade agreement with the Republic of Tunisia.

Senate Finance Committee

Cosponsors
1

s3336 - Feb 25 2020

A bill to reauthorize The Last Green Valley National Heritage Corridor and the Upper Housatonic Valley National Heritage Area, and for other purposes.

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

Cosponsors
3

s3265 - Feb 11 2020

A bill to redesignate the Weir Farm National Historic Site in the State of Connecticut as the "Weir Farm National Historical Park".

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

Cosponsors
0

s3265 - Feb 11 2020

A bill to redesignate the Weir Farm National Historic Site in the State of Connecticut as the "Weir Farm National Historical Park".

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

Cosponsors
0

sres417 - Nov 12 2019

A resolution commemorating the 81st anniversary of Kristallnacht, or the Night of Broken Glass.

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

Cosponsors
0

sres417 - Nov 12 2019

A resolution commemorating the 81st anniversary of Kristallnacht, or the Night of Broken Glass.

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

Cosponsors
0

sres360 - Oct 17 2019

A resolution affirming the importance of access to safe, quality education, including protection from attacks on education, for children in conflict settings.

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

Cosponsors
0

sres360 - Oct 17 2019

A resolution affirming the importance of access to safe, quality education, including protection from attacks on education, for children in conflict settings.

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

Cosponsors
0

sres338 - Sep 25 2019

A resolution designating the week of September 23 through September 27, 2019, as "Malnutrition Awareness Week".

Senate Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
12

sres338 - Sep 25 2019

A resolution designating the week of September 23 through September 27, 2019, as "Malnutrition Awareness Week".

Senate Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
12

s2230 - Jul 23 2019

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the dollar limitation on the exclusion for employer-provided dependent care assistance.

Senate Finance Committee

Cosponsors
0

s2110 - Jul 15 2019

A bill to address food and housing insecurity on college campuses.

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Cosponsors
4

s1884 - Jun 18 2019

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide an enhanced research credit for the development of smart gun technologies.

Senate Finance Committee

Cosponsors
1