Sessions On Track For Confirmation Over Democratic CriticismThe Republican-led Senate worked nonstop Wednesday toward a confirmation vote on Sen. Jeff Sessions, President Donald Trump's pick for attorney general, who faced a firestorm of Democratic criticism over his record on civil rights and other issues.
Murphy Hopes Trump To Use Law To Combat Russian Fake NewsConnecticut Sen. Chris Murphy says he hopes President-elect Donald Trump's administration will use the $160 million included in legislation he co-sponsored to combat propaganda by foreign antagonists, particularly the Russians.
LISTEN ON DEMAND: Sound Off Connecticut With Sen Chris MurphySen. Chris Murphy joined Jim in the studio today to discuss health care, gun legislation and mental health initiatives.
Murphy: Mental Health Discrimination 'Rampant'Even though the law requires insurers to treat mental health issues just like physical ones, Connecticut Democratic U.S. Senator Chris Murphy says discrimination is still "rampant."
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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