Sen. Christopher Murphy (D-Connecticut) biography

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Sen. Christopher Murphy (D-CT)

2nd term Democrat from Connecticut.

Bio

Residence: Cheshire

Marital Status: Married (Cathy Holahan)

Prev. Occupation: Attorney, Legislative Aide

Prev. Political Exp.: CT House, 1999-2003; CT Senate, 2003-07; US House, 2007-13; US Senate, 2013-present

Education: BA Williams College, 1996; JD University of Connecticut, 2002

Birthdate: 08/03/1973

Birthplace: White Plains, NY

Religion: Protestant

Percentage in Last Election: 55%

Major Opponent: Linda McMahon


Contact

Current Elected Office Contact Information

Contact Sen. Christopher Murphy via Web Form.

Website: murphy.senate.gov


Washington, D.C. Office:

136 Hart Senate Office Building,
District of Columbia 20510
Phone: (202) 224-4041
Fax: (202) 224-9750

Hartford Office: (more district offices)

120 Huyshope Avenue, Suite 401
Hartford, Connecticut 06106
Phone: (860) 549-8463
Fax: (860) 524-5091



Committee


Staff

Current Elected Office Staff Members:

  • Chief of Staff: Allison Herwitt
  • Scheduler: Maya Ashwal
  • Legis. Dir.: David Bonine
  • Comm. Dir.: Jamie Geller
  • Child/Family Issues LA: Muad Hrezi
  • Education LA: Emily Smith
  • Telecomm LA: Misha Lehrer
  • Transportation LA: Michael Bednarczyk
  • Trade LA: Mark Ritacco
  • Commerce LA: Mark Ritacco
  • Labor LA: Mark Ritacco
  • Budget LA: Mark Ritacco
  • Government Affairs LA: Robert Nelson
  • Space - NASA LA: Michael Bednarczyk
  • Animal Welfare LA: Emily Smith

Votes

 

Current Elected Office Key Votes:

These are our key votes and this is how Sen. Christopher Murphy voted on our issues. Click on each heading to sort.

 
Status Name of Legislation Date Voted Score
P Making appropriations for the Department of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and related agencies for fiscal year ending September 30, 2008, and for other purposes 11/08/2007 Yea Voted For
P Making appropriations for the Department of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and related agencies for fiscal year ending September 30, 2008, and for other purposes 11/06/2007 Yea Not Scored

P = Passed Voted For Us= Voted With Us
A = Agreed To Voted Against= Voted Against Us
R = Rejected Not Scored= Not Scored
C = Confirmed Ineligible to Vote= Ineligible to Vote
F = Failed

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Bills

Current Elected Office Bills:

Here is Sen. Christopher Murphy's cosponsorship status on our key legislation. Send Sen. Christopher Murphy a message by clicking in the "Send Message" column.

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Bill Name Cosponsor? Send Message
S.1021 - 'A bill to reauthorize the Workforce Investment Act of 1998, and for other purposes. No Send Message to Sen. Christopher Murphy
S.250 - 'A bill to amend the Carl D. Perkins Vocational and Technical Education Act of 1998 to improve th... No Send Message to Sen. Christopher Murphy
 

PAC

PAC Contributions

2015-2016

2013-2014

2011-2012