Connecticut’s two U.S. senators split in the vote on the $1.1 trillion spending bill passed 56-40 Saturday night.
U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy is meeting with members of Connecticut’s Ukrainian community to discuss this week’s downing of a Malaysian jetliner, shot down over Ukraine.
One day after clearing a key Senate hurdle, legislation to renew long-term jobless benefits veered toward gridlock Wednesday.
Sen. Chris Murphy has characterized Republicans who have resisted new gun laws as “gun control Darwinists.”
Connecticut Senator Chris Murphy and another U.S. Senator also still paying off his college loans are are co-sponsoring legislation aimed at lowering college costs by withholding federal funds from schools that fail to meet new national affordability and quality standards.
Connecticut’s U.S. Senators they believe much of the money lost to the state during the 18-day federal government shutdown can be recouped.
A number of Connecticut’s elected officials issued statements on the Congressional compromise on the debt ceiling and government shutdown.
U.S. Senator Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) released the following statement in advance of an expected vote in the Senate to reopen the federal government and temporarily increase the government’s statutory borrowing authority: “This is a massive […]
U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy is calling for the administration to exercise restraint as it considers its response to Syria’s alleged use of chemical weapons against civilians.
Connecticut’s U.S. senators called Friday for an independent audit of more than $11 million in donations received in response to the Newtown school shooting to determine what donors wanted done with the money.