Sen Murphy Leads 15-Hour Filibuster On Gun ControlSenator Chris Murphy, who mourned the loss of 20 children in his home state of Connecticut four years ago, waged a nearly 15-hour filibuster into the early hours of Thursday morning, demanding votes on gun control measures.
A Brief Look at Connecticut Senator Chris Murphy's Relationship With Gun ControlEarlier today, Sen. Chris Murphy launched a filibuster on the floor of the U.S. Senate regarding the gun control debate, an issue the Connecticut Senator has had some considerable experience with.
The Longest Filibusters In U.S. HistoryCould the Gun Control filibuster become one of the longest in American history? Sen. Murphy and his colleagues have some competition. Here are the longest filibusters in U.S. history:
After Orlando Attack, Connecticut Lawmakers Call For Tougher Gun LawsMembers of Connecticut's congressional delegation are calling for Congress to impose more stringent gun-control laws in the aftermath of Sunday's attack in Orlando.
Senate Committee Approves $6.3M For Air Guard TerminalConnecticut Sen. Chris Murphy says he's confident that the full Senate and House will approve the $6.3 million approved by the Senate Appropriations Committee for a new terminal for the Bradley Air National Guard Base.
Sen. Chris Murphy: 'Thoughts And Prayers' Not Enough Following Mass ShootingsA Connecticut senator who pushed for gun control after the Newtown school massacre left 20 children and six adults dead is tired of hearing of politicians sending their “thoughts and prayers” after another mass shooting.
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Murphy Calls For Economic Sanctions Against Russia U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy is calling for economic sanctions against Russia in response to its military presence in Crimea.
Conn. US Senators Cautious On Surveillance Reforms Connecticut's two U.S. senators are sounding cautious over work facing Congress in reforming NSA surveillance practices as proposed by President Barack Obama.