@ChrisMurphyCT


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Chris Murphy
14 hours ago:   Wednesday Jun 19 - 4:52pm
Students are being secluded and restrained in their schools and the Department of Education can't even provide clear data for us to address the problem. That's why I'm pushing to pass my Keeping All Students Safe Act. https://t.co/i1kXLaPr9I

Chris Murphy
17 hours ago:   Wednesday Jun 19 - 1:59pm
Preview of the skills I will be showing off next week at the annual charity congressional baseball game. @thehillbaseball https://t.co/xiXnLzDGLv

Chris Murphy
18 hours ago:   Wednesday Jun 19 - 12:53pm
Universal background checks are more popular than: ⚾️ Baseball 😺 Kittens 🥧Apple pie The only place they're controversial is in the halls on Congress. That needs to change. It's time for the Senate to vote on background checks.

Chris Murphy
18 hours ago:   Wednesday Jun 19 - 12:35pm
Heading down to the Senate floor to join my colleagues in calling on Mitch McConnell to bring up universal background checks for a vote. Tune in to watch soon on C-SPAN 2.

Chris Murphy
19 hours ago:   Wednesday Jun 19 - 12:04pm
I fought to secure funding to expand service on the New Haven-Hartford-Springfield line because I know how important reliable rail is to CT. It's great to see ridership numbers way up. https://t.co/L40NfBce3m

Chris Murphy
1 day ago:   Tuesday Jun 18 - 12:47pm
This seems like a good time to remind everyone that the Trump administration is actively supporting a lawsuit that would rip away protections for 130 million Americans with pre-existing conditions while providing absolutely no alternative. https://t.co/itdRAPFnnl

Chris Murphy
1 day ago:   Tuesday Jun 18 - 9:29am
RT @ProtectOurCare: "Top Trump health official warned against controversial ObamaCare changes in private memo" Another day, another story on three potential sabotage moves that could reduce coverage for over a MILLION people. https://t.co/aYiJwsYnep

Chris Murphy
2 days ago:   Monday Jun 17 - 3:51pm
Today marks 10 years since Congress increased the federal minimum wage⁠—the longest period in U.S. history. States like Connecticut are leading the way to pay workers, but it's time for Congress to step up and #RaiseTheWage https://t.co/jLE9tyhnx7


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Chris Murphy
2 days ago:   Monday Jun 17 - 2:28pm
Four years ago today nine worshippers were killed in an act of hate as they prayed at Emanuel AME in Charleston. We will not stop working to honor their memory with action. https://t.co/xaa1b22qci


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Chris Murphy
2 days ago:   Monday Jun 17 - 1:05pm
Trump and Republicans do not have a health care plan. They will not have one in a month. And by the way, they are supporting a lawsuit that would overturn the entire ACA and gut protections for people with pre-existing conditions overnight. https://t.co/S5OFMW9zXf

Chris Murphy
2 days ago:   Monday Jun 17 - 12:12pm
I got sucked into the U.S. Open this weekend, and so today I went back to check on the field for the @TravelersChamp this weekend in Cromwell, and it's LOADED. Koepka, Spieth, Molinari, Bubba, Phil, Day, Oosthuizen, etc etc. Gonna be awesome.

Chris Murphy
2 days ago:   Monday Jun 17 - 10:43am
If the Trump administration is serious about wanting to lower prescription drug costs for seniors, Congress should give Medicare the authority to negotiate what it pays for those drugs. https://t.co/PXdKwfRIRJ

Chris Murphy
3 days ago:   Sunday Jun 16 - 2:47pm
Happy Father’s Day to all the dads out there. I remain to luckiest guy in the world to have such an amazing role model as a dad and two boys who delight (and challenge!) me every day.

Chris Murphy
3 days ago:   Sunday Jun 16 - 8:37am
The House took action to pass universal background checks. Senate Democrats are ready to vote. It’s time for Senate Republicans to show some courage. If we don’t, more people will die. My latest op-ed in @TIME with @SenFeinstein. https://t.co/CO51KVv74l

Chris Murphy
4 days ago:   Saturday Jun 15 - 10:26pm
RT @brhodes: There has been no Secretary of Defense for six months. Note the escalation with Iran in that period.

Chris Murphy
4 days ago:   Saturday Jun 15 - 11:45am
It's been six years since President Obama created the #DACA program but we have not delivered on its promise to protect DREAMers. The House stepped up to pass the DREAM Act, it's time for the Senate to do the same.

Chris Murphy
5 days ago:   Friday Jun 14 - 5:19pm
RT @TIME: Senators Chris Murphy and Dianne Feinstein: "Senate Republicans must act to implement sane gun reforms and help stop America's mass shootings" https://t.co/vTAwJlhl4O

Chris Murphy
5 days ago:   Friday Jun 14 - 2:35pm
Proud of the Song family and everyone in Connecticut who made Ethan's Law a reality. We're going to keep working to bring it up for a vote in Congress. https://t.co/yHQGrL0HY9

Chris Murphy
5 days ago:   Friday Jun 14 - 9:52am
Joining @LorenRaeDeJ and @HawleyMO at #CNAS2019 for a discussion on how we can find bipartisan congressional solutions to America's foreign policy challenges. Watch live ➡️ https://t.co/jPcmUa457j

Chris Murphy
5 days ago:   Friday Jun 14 - 9:14am
RT @BeschlossDC: Congressional Baseball Game, 1917: https://t.co/fW4AVBm3pJ


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Chris Murphy
5 days ago:   Friday Jun 14 - 9:05am
Republicans’ inability to condemn Trump for inviting foreign manipulation of U.S. elections is one of the saddest moments of my public service. Increasingly for Republicans, Trump comes first and America comes second. That should sicken all of us.

Chris Murphy
6 days ago:   Thursday Jun 13 - 10:48pm
Patriotism is withering before our eyes. The whole Republican Party has become Trump First, America Second. https://t.co/mMq5QzLYEQ

Chris Murphy
6 days ago:   Thursday Jun 13 - 6:03pm
Excited to see that Sleeping Giant will re-open to the public tomorrow! https://t.co/H6LWP3dYSt

Chris Murphy
6 days ago:   Thursday Jun 13 - 3:44pm
6/ These actions are just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to everything the Trump administration is doing to gut health care for millions of low-income Americans. We cannot let their daily acts of sabotage fly under the radar.

Chris Murphy
6 days ago:   Thursday Jun 13 - 3:43pm
5/ And let's not forget about the lawsuit that the Trump admin is supporting to overturn the ACA entirely - stripping away protections for people with pre-existing conditions and eliminating coverage overnight for more than 17 million people in states that expanded Medicaid.

Chris Murphy
6 days ago:   Thursday Jun 13 - 3:43pm
4/ Under their plan, 300,000 children and more than 250,000 adults would be kicked off Medicaid and CHIP over the next ten years. These are people who are already struggling and taking their health care away will only make things worse. That's the goal of this Administration.

Chris Murphy
6 days ago:   Thursday Jun 13 - 3:42pm
3/ They are redefining the poverty line to kick even more people off Medicaid. Moving the goalposts won't change the number of people who need care - it will just make it so they don't qualify for it. https://t.co/Ki6tOWGTXz

Chris Murphy
6 days ago:   Thursday Jun 13 - 3:41pm
2/ They're letting states implement funding caps that allow them to flat out deny people Medicaid, even if they qualify. Utah implemented a funding cap which, once it's reached, closes the door on people applying for coverage, even if they qualify.

Chris Murphy
6 days ago:   Thursday Jun 13 - 3:40pm
1/ They're letting states impose work requirements on people who need Medicaid. When Arkansas implemented this policy, 18,000 people lost coverage - including people who were working but got tangled in the bureaucratic red tape of the new policy. https://t.co/BqEWoFABWr

Chris Murphy
6 days ago:   Thursday Jun 13 - 3:40pm
THREAD: You won't see this on cable news this week but the Trump administration is taking steps to sabotage Medicaid that will result in millions of people losing their health coverage. Here's what they're doing:

Chris Murphy
6 days ago:   Thursday Jun 13 - 2:55pm
Joining @AtlanticCouncil now to discuss how we can defend against disinformation and foreign interference in our elections and beyond. Watch live ⬇️ https://t.co/dT0sSvxTEe

Chris Murphy
6 days ago:   Thursday Jun 13 - 12:19pm
Glad to see athletes like @JoakimNoah, @MsPeters14, @XavierRhodes29_, @delaniewalker82 and @dwa5hington stepping up to lead the conversation on preventing gun violence. https://t.co/53jjpopnfb

Chris Murphy
6 days ago:   Thursday Jun 13 - 11:56am
RT @AtlanticCouncil: Thursday, 2:30 PM - Join @ACEurasia & @DisinfoPortal on the Hill for the launch of Democratic Defense Against Disinformation 2.0. @ChrisMurphyCT, @apolyakova, @geyshapaola, and Amb. Daniel Fried will look how democracies can tackle disinformation. https://t.co/isuaQ2HRr4

Chris Murphy
6 days ago:   Thursday Jun 13 - 11:53am
Great to see @GreenWaveOrg and local CT farmers featured for their work to help kelp go mainstream. https://t.co/OexZDpMSPu

Chris Murphy
6 days ago:   Thursday Jun 13 - 10:47am
RT @ThirdWayEDU: 🚨 BREAKING NEWS 🚨 @ChrisMurphyCT just released a paper outlining his priorities in the #HEA reauthorization. Bottom line? Students deserve better, and the gov't needs to act to ensure that EVERY student can access a high-quality education. READ IT: https://t.co/t57y5g4I1D

Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Wednesday Jun 12 - 6:44pm
RT @CNASdc: Where are the bipartisan congressional solutions to America's foreign policy challenges? On Friday, @HawleyMO and @ChrisMurphyCT will join @LorenRaeDeJ at #CNAS2019 to discuss. Learn more: https://t.co/H2UXEg0qY4 Livestream: https://t.co/uwZKGyb22c https://t.co/RPjm8b6wzX


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Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Wednesday Jun 12 - 4:37pm
There is absolutely no reason why the gun industry should be held to their own special standard when it comes to negligence. It's time for Congress to repeal PLCAA and allow gun violence victims their day in court. https://t.co/Uj5DZjiV9y

Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Wednesday Jun 12 - 3:03pm
RT @bjoewolf: I remember #Pulse vividly. Cold sink water. Deafening gunshots. Tangy smell of blood & smoke. Our last hug. June 12. 3 years. The message is the same. Don’t honor them with thoughts & prayers. Or hollow words. Or “we can’t fix it”. They deserve more. #HonorThemWithAction . https://t.co/ngMgHAYUMW


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Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Wednesday Jun 12 - 2:21pm
To: Trump Campaign Senior Staff From: Internal Polling Team Date: 6/12/19 Re: Why We Only Poll in Wyoming https://t.co/37Y0hrpY5h

Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Wednesday Jun 12 - 1:11pm
One of the biggest parts of the Trump admin's efforts to sabotage our health care system? Their relentless attempts to gut Medicaid and the coverage it provides for millions of Americans. https://t.co/V8AcPsVvT3

Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Wednesday Jun 12 - 12:55pm
These attacks are just as unacceptable as the Saudi coalition attacks on civilians. Time for the United States to become directly involved in Yemen peace talks before a diplomatic solution is out of reach. https://t.co/BFKFRxW8vN

Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Wednesday Jun 12 - 12:37pm
Three years ago today, a gunman entered Pulse nightclub and started shooting, killing 49 people. Today, stop what you are doing and read their stories. Then ask yourself what you will do to honor their memories with action. https://t.co/0XK3fA7DxF

Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Wednesday Jun 12 - 10:56am
RT @MartinHeinrich: The numbers don’t lie. Customer demand for climate action and renewable sources of energy are quickly changing the game. https://t.co/6YBluJz1On

Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Wednesday Jun 12 - 8:51am
Insurance companies shouldn't be able to deny people mental health care - full stop. Glad to see @RepKatiePorter introducing the House companion to my mental health parity bill with @BillCassidy. https://t.co/IBEykCehnt

Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jun 11 - 9:09pm
Fans of reigning world championship teams have no right to fuss and gripe, but this has been such a weird, hard to watch #RedSox season so far.

Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jun 11 - 4:29pm
The Saudi bombing campaign has turned Yemen into a hell on earth for the civilians trapped inside. I am going to keep doing everything in my power to end our involvement in this conflict and stop our supply of weapons being funneled there. https://t.co/jS1vj4jalH

Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jun 11 - 2:54pm
RT @morethanmySLE: Honored to speak w/Senator @ChrisMurphyCT to #ProtectOurCare He asked: "What do you say to people who may be reticent to share their health care story?" When protections of 130M w/#PreExistingConditions are at RISK, we can't be silent.💪 See full video: https://t.co/NciryT60fw https://t.co/JEIn29quEu


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Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jun 11 - 2:02pm
RT @brianschatz: @ChrisMurphyCT America Second

Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jun 11 - 1:58pm
Our President just said he won’t try to get intelligence on our enemies. This guy is not on our side. https://t.co/bs6wWTiy52

Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jun 11 - 1:38pm
RT @brianschatz: This seems like a major national security issue. I get that it’s sandwiched in between other crazy stuff he said but this seems...important? https://t.co/iLlSFcYzF5

Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jun 11 - 11:51am
This is your regular reminder that Republicans and the Trump administration are pursuing a lawsuit that would gut the entire Affordable Care Act, strip insurance from millions of Americans and invalidate protections for people with pre-existing conditions.

Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Tuesday Jun 11 - 10:09am
Sat down with members of the CT Puerto Rican community last week to talk about the newly passed disaster aid for the island and hear how we can continue to support families who were displaced to our state. https://t.co/aQBOwnSBCS

Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Monday Jun 10 - 3:40pm
Of all the @davidortiz big hits this is my favorite. The Tigers completely controlled the first 16 innings of the series until this one at bat. Pulling for you, Big Papi. https://t.co/Snjo6qsuYU

Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Monday Jun 10 - 3:02pm
RT @voxdotcom: Sens. Todd Young (R-IN) and Chris Murphy (D-CT) aim to force a vote Monday that could weaken US-Saudi ties and stop $8 billion in arms sales https://t.co/5DfsXqT9zM

Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Monday Jun 10 - 1:56pm
I don’t know if this is an actual true story but who cares it will make your day https://t.co/0rAstw1gBA

Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Monday Jun 10 - 12:07pm
It’s barbaric for schools to confine students or use abusive methods to restrain them. I'm going to keep working to establish strong federal standards to keep students safe & give staff alternatives to respond to challenging situations. https://t.co/JkQK3gDl1Q

Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Sunday Jun 9 - 8:45pm
RT @burgessev: Sens. Murphy and Young making a new bipartisan effort to block the Trump administration’s arms sales to Saudi Arabia. Could come to a head as soon as 10 days from it’s introduction in committee https://t.co/Gr5tZWg3oY

Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Sunday Jun 9 - 6:51pm
RT @nielslesniewski: This effort by @ChrisMurphyCT and @SenToddYoung could force a report on the Saudi human rights record. https://t.co/G1HY9rY5uk

Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Sunday Jun 9 - 6:51pm
The resolution @SenToddYoung and I will introduce tomorrow is an innovative one. It first requires a human rights report from Trump on Saudi Arabia. Once the report is submitted, then we can force a vote on reforming the U.S.-Saudi security relationship - at a 50 vote threshold.

Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Sunday Jun 9 - 6:47pm
Important news: @SenToddYoung and I have discovered a provision of the Foreign Assistance Act that forces Congress to take on vote on resetting the U.S.-Saudi Arabia security relationship. Will we introduce our bipartisan resolution tomorrow. https://t.co/xjr4F5zU4i

Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Sunday Jun 9 - 6:30pm
RT @CNNPolitics: A bipartisan Senate duo plans to force a vote on the US-Saudi security relationship and the $8.1 billion in arms sales https://t.co/uKn4VjFZMH https://t.co/fl3VPU99lK


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Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Sunday Jun 9 - 5:24pm
I don’t know Ted, personally I don’t want algorithms that send me to only people I totally agree with. Why don’t you just follow me - I swear my feed is like 20% gun control 80% funny cat videos. https://t.co/f9Ns6Xa9nw

Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Sunday Jun 9 - 3:21pm
RT @ProtectOurCare: "The protections the #ACA gives my family concerning pre-existing conditions are how we are able to receive adequate medical care." Please take a moment to read @ChrisMurphyCT's @Medium post and share your health care story today. ⬇️ https://t.co/p5X8aUyEn0 #ProtectOurCare

Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Sunday Jun 9 - 11:39am
Yes. https://t.co/sRil8HNkka

Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Sunday Jun 9 - 11:02am
Under the new Republican tax law, the average worker took home less than $30 in bonuses. Meanwhile, big corporations got a $76 billion dollar tax cut. https://t.co/ZZAulUXJxR

Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Saturday Jun 8 - 6:27pm
omg https://t.co/dEGn6rmA2e

Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Saturday Jun 8 - 4:40pm
As usual Trump made a threat (tariffs on Mexico) that he couldn’t fulfill (Congress was going to block him) and so he had no leverage with Mexico. Mexico knew this, so they just committed to do things they were already doing. No breakthrough. No way to judge if they make good.

Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Saturday Jun 8 - 3:51pm
We're launching Fight Back CT 2019 with neighborhood strategy meetings across Connecticut. Can we count on you to attend one in your area? Sign up at https://t.co/OJANKHjoDI and a local organizer will be in touch. https://t.co/1XTFFAcnjt


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Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Friday Jun 7 - 9:46pm
4/ The Saudis should have zero leverage over us on this sale. They should be begging for these bombs. So why give them access to the technology too?? It’s just totally unnecessary. But more evidence that when Saudi Arabia says jump, Trump asks how high.

Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Friday Jun 7 - 9:43pm
3/ In this case, Saudi Arabia just lied to our face for 2 weeks (until they got caught) about the Khashoggi killing and they refuse our pleas to stop bombing civilians in Yemen. They are our least - not most - trusted ally right now.

Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Friday Jun 7 - 9:40pm
2/ America grants coproduction to only our most trusted allies, and normally only when they have leverage over us and we are trying to sweeten a sales deal.

Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Friday Jun 7 - 9:35pm
1/ Perhaps the most egregious, confounding, and totally unnecessary part of the new Saudi arms sale is the provision that transfers smart bomb production to Saudi Arabia. https://t.co/TrvPXPtZAM

Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Friday Jun 7 - 5:06pm
@brianschatz Brian, it turns out that before Iran was restarting their nuclear bomb program and threatening to attack US forces in Iraq we had an agreement (signed!) where they gave up on any pathway to a nuclear weapon. Iran was complying with it and guess what happened??

Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Friday Jun 7 - 4:36pm
This takes guts - complaining that Iran is violating the nuclear agreement that the Israeli government vehemently opposed and begged Trump to end. https://t.co/2EJJNScost

Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Friday Jun 7 - 3:18pm
RT @CTDems: He’s good at this and we’re lucky to have him. https://t.co/pIPs6WAMpT

Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Friday Jun 7 - 2:50pm
One year ago today, the Trump administration backed a lawsuit to overturn the entire Affordable Care Act. If they succeed, millions of Americans will lose their health insurance. That lawsuit is still pending. There is a lot going on in Washington, but we can’t sleep on this.

Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Friday Jun 7 - 1:50pm
RT @MomsDemand: On June 7, National Gun Violence Awareness Day, wear orange and share your pics on social media using the #WearOrange hashtag! Then, on June 8-9, attend a Wear Orange Weekend event in your area. Text ORANGE to 644-33 to find an event near you! https://t.co/uRVFkBMw2k


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Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Friday Jun 7 - 1:48pm
RT @AMarch4OurLives: For Hadiya Pendleton For those we lost in Parkland For the communities who experience daily gun violence For all those we have lost For the 100 lives we lose every day And for all those we will lose if we do not take action. #WearOrange https://t.co/dKPc3L1iHC


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Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Friday Jun 7 - 1:43pm
Finally caught @DocumentaryNow “The Bunker” last night. Watching The War Room as a college kid is part of what convinced me to work on a campaign when I graduated. The Bunker is just so freaking funny. Must watch. https://t.co/wmkS8A07JH


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Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Friday Jun 7 - 1:41pm
Today I #WearOrange for the tens of thousands of Americans killed every year by senseless gun violence. I am never going to stop fighting in Congress to change our gun laws. https://t.co/leGGJmZDIZ


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Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Friday Jun 7 - 12:27pm
RT @McFaul: Russian risky, provocative behavior continues. https://t.co/oyDXygTSBk

Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Thursday Jun 6 - 7:45pm
RT @cbs11doug: I took this photo of Sgt Major Robert Blatnik 5 years ago. This was the stretch of Omaha beach in Normandy where he came ashore on #DDay. He commanded 901 men. Head count 24 hours later and about 500 yards inland, they had 387. 500 yards. Let that soak in. #neverforget https://t.co/bYYWw30ZTU


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Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Thursday Jun 6 - 6:30pm
In 2018, we turned #FightBackCT into the largest voter contact operation Connecticut has ever seen. We need your help to do it again this year. Can we count on you to join a neighborhood strategy meeting in July? Sign up here ➡️https://t.co/sFijM8u6dn https://t.co/PAIBYk0fIk


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Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Thursday Jun 6 - 4:47pm
RT @GiffordsCourage: The House passed universal background checks 100 days ago. #HR8 In that time, 10,000 people have been shot and killed. But Mitch McConnell won’t even allow a debate. Call your senators—tell them to demand @senatemajldr do his job and hold a vote: 1-877-960-2185 https://t.co/P1jKHdpqum


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Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Thursday Jun 6 - 2:37pm
RT @bradybuzz: Today marks 100 days since the House passed #HR8 to expand background checks. In that time — 🔴 10,000 people have been shot & killed 🔴 21,000 people were injured by gunfire 🔴 400 children & teens (1-17) were killed in shootings Senators, what are you waiting for? #ENOUGH

Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Thursday Jun 6 - 2:01pm
In the 100 days since the House passed universal background checks, approximately 10,000 people have died from gun violence in America. Meanwhile, Mitch McConnell has done absolutely nothing to move this bill forward in the Senate. Make no mistake, our inaction is complicity. https://t.co/Vy3vTxWOfU


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Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Thursday Jun 6 - 12:54pm
Today we remember the brave young men who stormed the beaches in Normandy 75 years ago today and we honor the sacrifices they made the preserve our freedoms. #DDay75 https://t.co/dDX4jyIMxL


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Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Thursday Jun 6 - 11:52am
In the 100 days since the House passed universal background checks, approximately 10,000 people have been killed by guns in America. Here are just a few of them. RT if you agree - It's time for the Senate to vote on background checks. https://t.co/43qXFYHNTv


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Chris Murphy
2 weeks ago:   Thursday Jun 6 - 6:55am
This is a con job. Trump says everybody wants to make a deal and we’re way past the halfway point of his presidency and no one has made a deal. Not China. Not Iran. Not North Korea. And the one deal he did do, with Mexico and Canada, he’s in the process of destroying. https://t.co/oqPzqm1qOz

Chris Murphy
2 weeks ago:   Thursday Jun 6 - 6:51am
China and Russia are locking arms while America simultaneously pushes away democratic allies in the EU and roots for its breakup. Foreign policy malpractice. https://t.co/DbTr6Y34rM

Chris Murphy
2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jun 5 - 5:21pm
RT @SenatorBaldwin: Trump's expansion of junk plans that don't have to cover people with pre-existing conditions puts more power back in the hands of big insurance companies. I'm going to the Senate floor again to call for a vote on my #NoJunkPlans Act. https://t.co/mfdTIDbJ9b


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Chris Murphy
2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jun 5 - 4:40pm
If anything else in this country was killing people the way that gun violence does, we would be treating it like a public health emergency. But thanks to the gun lobby, we are becoming numb to an epidemic that kills more than 33,000 Americans every year. https://t.co/8a3v612U3X

Chris Murphy
2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jun 5 - 2:01pm
Our border issues are basically the same. Except for all the totally different parts. https://t.co/Uajl563bil

Chris Murphy
2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jun 5 - 12:51pm
Tomorrow marks 100 days since the House passed universal background checks. What has the Senate done to keep our communities safe from gun violence? Absolutely nothing. Today I'm standing with my colleagues and calling for a vote on background checks https://t.co/oRbF2T58Kh

Chris Murphy
2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jun 5 - 10:20am
RT @WTNH: U.S. Senators Chris Murphy and Richard Blumenthal, along with state representatives, are calling for a debate and vote on universal background check legislation. https://t.co/JTsKLdomgb

Chris Murphy
2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jun 5 - 10:07am
Heading down to the Senate floor to share the stories of victims of gun violence and call on the Senate to finally take action. Tune in to watch soon on C-SPAN 2.

Chris Murphy
2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Jun 5 - 9:24am
RT @HartfordPolice: There have been FIVE (5) fatal overdoses in the city in the past fifteen hours. We are seeing fentanyl present in pill form, mixed w/heroin, cocaine, and crack cocaine. PLEASE seek help, there are many addiction services available. @CTDMHAS

Chris Murphy
2 weeks ago:   Tuesday Jun 4 - 8:59pm
It’s 1:30am his time. He’s calling Bette Middler a psycho. Please make a pledge to yourself to never think this is normal. https://t.co/evUJR7jBDl

Chris Murphy
2 weeks ago:   Tuesday Jun 4 - 8:50pm
Congress should not approve a trade deal with any country that leaves the EU before we approve a bilateral deal with the EU. I’m not alone in that belief. https://t.co/FqozTErZma

Chris Murphy
2 weeks ago:   Tuesday Jun 4 - 6:50pm
BREAKING: Murphy declares intention to be two-way threat. Will sign with Sox and remain in Senate. https://t.co/LgY1bW7tKL