Chris Murphy

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This week U.S. Senator Chris Murphy of Connecticut will join several other national Democrats, gun control advocates and progressive groups, in a one-day fundraiser for eight candidates who are challenging Republican members of Congress in November’s election. The Republicans all have “A” ratings from the National Rifle Association.

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Connecticut’s two Democratic U.S. Senators say they oppose the Senate confirmation hearings for U.S. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.

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As the memorial services continue for U.S. Senator John McCain of Arizona, Connecticut U.S. Senator Chris Murphy reminisced about country-hopping in Eastern Europe with McCain.

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U.S. Senator Chris Murphy of Connecticut says that the Education Secretary cannot let school districts use federal money to arm teachers.

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At a Senate hearing on Tuesday, U.S. Senator Chris Murphy of Connecticut questioned the State Department’s work to counter Russian propaganda and disinformation while President Trump attacks U.S. media outlets.