@ChrisMurphyCT


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Chris Murphy
2 days ago:   Sunday Dec 4 - 2:56pm
This year's increase in defense spending - $70 billion - is roughly equal to the TOTAL amount we spend per year on diplomacy, democracy, economic statecraft, energy independence, anti-propaganda, development aid and human rights COMBINED. https://t.co/g4fn5lsq07

Chris Murphy
2 days ago:   Sunday Dec 4 - 2:53pm
Why do we accept this? Why is passing the NDAA sacred, but for the State Department budget bill to pass, it has to ride as a quiet amendment to the NDAA? https://t.co/hIZKHcXSEV

Chris Murphy
2 days ago:   Sunday Dec 4 - 12:30pm
RT @washingtonpost: The price of gasoline is dropping like a rock. Chicken wings are suddenly a bargain. And retailers drowning in excess inventory are looking to make a deal. After more than a year of high inflation, many consumers are finally starting to catch a break. https://t.co/ji4Huwahwe

Chris Murphy
2 days ago:   Sunday Dec 4 - 12:22pm
COVID isolation update: Day 3 - just finished kicking off a Warnock zoom phone back; now watching livestream of my son’s hockey game which is being played at an arena with an awesome soundtrack - so far a lot of Van Halen, Ozzy, and, wait for it…Law and Order theme song.

Chris Murphy
2 days ago:   Sunday Dec 4 - 10:51am
RT @dwnews: "We would be in trouble without the United States." Finnish Prime Minister Sanna Marin says Russia's war in Ukraine shows that the European Union isn't strong enough. https://t.co/KIkwT9HVEO


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Chris Murphy
2 days ago:   Sunday Dec 4 - 10:34am
The U.S. had 58% of possession. They outshot Holland 17-11. They connected on a higher percentage of their passes. Our guys just made a few bad defensive mistakes. They weren't clearly the worse side. Trying to see the bright side this morning...

Chris Murphy
3 days ago:   Saturday Dec 3 - 1:52pm
Recruitment has been difficult since COVID began, but this feels like something that should be fixed. https://t.co/XKsTcUi55h

Chris Murphy
3 days ago:   Saturday Dec 3 - 1:50pm
To be fair, it’s a one year contact for a guy with a 5.05 ERA last year. Feels like the kind of contract @Dan_Shaughnessy kills the Sox for signing. https://t.co/pvw31ciSwv

Chris Murphy
3 days ago:   Saturday Dec 3 - 11:57am
The U.S. had chances to finish. We didn't. The Dutch had chances to finish. They did. But our team is young, super talented, and just entering their prime. Can't wait to follow these guys over the next four years. USA! USA! USA! #USAvNED #USA

Chris Murphy
3 days ago:   Saturday Dec 3 - 11:39am
Just a ton of defensive breakdowns in the box today for #usa.

Chris Murphy
3 days ago:   Saturday Dec 3 - 11:36am
Fairfield University’s Matt Turner coming up big in this game.

Chris Murphy
3 days ago:   Saturday Dec 3 - 11:35am
GOOOOOAAAAALLLL!!!!! #USAvNED

Chris Murphy
3 days ago:   Saturday Dec 3 - 10:16am
This reversal will get little attention. Desantis got what he wanted. Picking on gay kids and picking up support from the conservative base without, in the end, actually changing any policy toward Disney. https://t.co/3byYa72aLr

Chris Murphy
3 days ago:   Saturday Dec 3 - 9:59am
Huh https://t.co/3byYa72aLr

Chris Murphy
3 days ago:   Saturday Dec 3 - 9:34am
RT @POTUS: Good kick, @tyler_adams14. Let’s go @USMNT! https://t.co/lEPC0UHXlI


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Chris Murphy
3 days ago:   Saturday Dec 3 - 9:21am
Fairfield University alum! Let’s go USA!!!! https://t.co/lQ2twBIBKx

Chris Murphy
4 days ago:   Thursday Dec 1 - 9:43pm
“It’s richly ironic for Republicans to say we shouldn’t pass new laws because we should focus on enforcing existing laws — and then in the same breath promise they will not enforce existing laws,” Murphy said. https://t.co/fVnPYKEF0c

Chris Murphy
4 days ago:   Thursday Dec 1 - 7:57pm
RT @Acyn: Obama: Mr. Walker has been talking about issues that are of great importance to the people of Georgia like if it’s better to be a vampire or a werewolf.. This is a debate that I must confess I once had myself.. when I was 7 https://t.co/TonaibyZ1u


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Chris Murphy
5 days ago:   Thursday Dec 1 - 1:16pm
Argh. I took a COVID test today as part of the protocol for the State Dept lunch with President Macron. I tested positive. I'm asymptomatic and feel totally fine. Downside: I will follow CDC rules and isolate. Upside: maybe now I can finally finish shingling the backyard shed.

Chris Murphy
5 days ago:   Thursday Dec 1 - 10:12am
Republicans are going to find all sorts of creative excuses to vote against railroad workers today. The truth is that when there is a fight between corporate interests and worker interests, Democrats choose the workers and Republicans choose the corporations.

Chris Murphy
5 days ago:   Wednesday Nov 30 - 9:55pm
Republicans like to pretend they are, all of a sudden, the party of the working class. They have a chance to prove it tomorrow. Vote to provide paid sick leave for railroad workers or vote to keep profits high for the railroads. Their choice. https://t.co/ShIIWd0zAO

Chris Murphy
5 days ago:   Wednesday Nov 30 - 4:34pm
RT @burgessev: Full deadpan Sherrod Brown quote on Republicans and paid leave: “They’re now the working class party, man. Marco Rubio’s the populist, they’re there man. They want to help workers. They’re like the Trotskyite party"

Chris Murphy
5 days ago:   Wednesday Nov 30 - 3:52pm
RT @WHCOS: It's been a productive year on Capitol Hill thanks to leaders like @ChrisMurphyCT https://t.co/NuT00VptqW

Chris Murphy
6 days ago:   Tuesday Nov 29 - 11:57pm
Biggest ever investment in clean energy. First major gun safety bill in 30 years. Restart the American microchip industry. Massive expansion of veterans benefits. Cap seniors' drug costs at $2000. End corporate tax evasion. Codify same sex marraige. 2022, man. https://t.co/mTcq5VdTxh

Chris Murphy
6 days ago:   Tuesday Nov 29 - 11:50pm
Hell yes. The time is now for a super expensive, ineffective border wall with a bunch of friendly dogs on the American side. https://t.co/48kSoeJ8DU

Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Tuesday Nov 29 - 3:03pm
I have to preside over the Senate at 3:45 so I need this game to be at least 2-0 by then so I can preside in relative peace. Otherwise I’m going to be all sorts of fidgety up there. #USAvIRN

Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Tuesday Nov 29 - 1:53pm
As a proud (relatively new) Hartford resident, I’m really sad that Luke Bronin isn’t running for re-election. He has been a passionate, pragmatic leader who has been courageous in arguing for the changes in state governance that would allow cities to succeed. https://t.co/ywJCFTlEzd

Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Tuesday Nov 29 - 11:58am
So Hartford's South Green is a bit of a forgotten place. Surrounded by low income neighborhoods, thousands of Hartford kids pass it each day. I want to do something special this holiday for those kids. By lighting up the green with lights. Can you help? https://t.co/sc46yh3adU

Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Tuesday Nov 29 - 11:07am
Milo Yiannopoulos worked for House Republicans this summer. Nick Fuentes met with the Republican Party leader last week. The Republican Party needs to firmly, permanently break from the increasingly brazen anti-Semitic wing of their movement. But they just can't. https://t.co/WL3VfbsS4I

Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Sunday Nov 27 - 3:28pm
60 years ago this week, my father and his friends played a game of touch football against his brother and his friends. The Murphy family and friends have played a game every Thanksgiving Saturday since - 60 straight years. Here’s the crew from this year’s game in Wethersfield. https://t.co/PMDcst8Pnl


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Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Sunday Nov 27 - 3:18pm
RT @thehill: Sen. @ChrisMurphyCT on an assault weapons ban: "The House has already passed it. It's sitting in front of the Senate. Does it have 60 votes in the Senate right now? Probably not. But let's see if we can try to get that number as close to 60 as possible." https://t.co/QsM2zSigYL https://t.co/eP93GnlBxP


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Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Sunday Nov 27 - 9:22am
One idea to prevent the spread of “2nd Amendment Sanctuary” counties is to require counties to certify that they enforce state and federal gun laws in order to be eligible for DOJ Bryne grants. Shouldn’t be controversial. Just require counties to enforce existing law.

Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Sunday Nov 27 - 9:22am
Opponents of new gun laws say we should just enforce the laws we have. But many counties have declared themselves “2nd Amendment Sanctuaries”, where gun laws aren’t enforced. On @CNN this morning I talked about the need for Congress to take action on this crisis.

Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Sunday Nov 27 - 8:39am
I will be on @CNNSotu at 9am to talk about the latest on U.S. support for Ukraine and the prospect of more gun safety legislation. Tune in. https://t.co/FaR6LODMpE


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Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Saturday Nov 26 - 11:41am
RT @brianschatz: “I am (confidentially and off the record) appalled at Trump dining with anti semites. There is no (again to reiterate this is on background and not for attribution) place for him in our Party. This is the final straw (unless it looks like he’s winning and then I’m all in.)”

Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Saturday Nov 26 - 11:06am
RT @JohnCornyn: Florida, California worst in nation on FBI crime reporting https://t.co/Cknn08VtJc

Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Saturday Nov 26 - 9:51am
RT @AaronChalfin: How admissions to top universities in the US really works as revealed by a simple comparison between one of NYC's top public high schools (Stuyvesant HS) and one of NYC's top private high schools (Horace Mann School). A short thread with some basic descriptive statistics 👇👇

Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Saturday Nov 26 - 12:04am
Yes. https://t.co/BTFZ0nezyv

Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Friday Nov 25 - 5:25pm
RT @SkyFootball: England have still NEVER beaten the USA in a World Cup game! 👀 🇺🇸 https://t.co/T44Ot9d9Ki


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Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Friday Nov 25 - 4:27pm
Most Republicans will say zero about their leader meeting with a white supremacist leader. (a taste of Fuentes: immigration "is a Jewish subversion of the American creed. The Founders never intended for America to be a refugee camp for nonwhite people.”) https://t.co/dhNahWIXQq

Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Friday Nov 25 - 4:19pm
I'm not a diehard soccer fan, but it felt like if you watched the game and didn't know anything about the history of the teams, the U.S. looked like the better side. U.S. v. Iran for all the marbles! #USMNT #ENGUSA

Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Friday Nov 25 - 11:04am
Got a bit of free time today? Here's the piece I wrote last month on the disintegration of the neoliberal economic order, and why Democrats need to be stronger on reversing globalization, checking technology, and supporting families. https://t.co/KPSLF3UG2E

Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Friday Nov 25 - 11:01am
5/ It's bad enough America has decided to have the weakest gun laws in the high income world. But in many places, our weak laws aren't even enforced. And the consequence, as we saw in Colorado Springs, is mass murder. https://t.co/RDhiAz3gMH


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Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Friday Nov 25 - 11:01am
4/ Incredibly, today 61% of all U.S. counties have pledged to not fully enforce state and local gun laws. Many of these counties are very rural and sparsely populated, but this growing insurrection against the law has strangely flown under the radar. https://t.co/NDnoNEb6WS

Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Friday Nov 25 - 11:01am
3/ He was a textbook case to have his guns taken away under the state's red flag law. But it didn't happen. Why? Probably because Colorado's El Paso county calls itself a "2nd Amendment Preservation County" and refuses to implement many state gun laws.

Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Friday Nov 25 - 11:01am
2/ Colorado has a strong red flag law that allows law enforcement to petition courts to temporarily take guns away from people who threaten violence. Last June, the shooter was arrested for a bomb threat after an armed standoff with police. https://t.co/COT4ORoEIs

Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Friday Nov 25 - 11:01am
The Colorado Springs shooter had threatened to kill police. He was a textbook case to have his guns taken away under the state's red flag law. So why didn't it happen? 1/ A THREAD on the growing crisis of "2nd Amendment Sanctuaries" https://t.co/LP1Zz94JqP

Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Thursday Nov 24 - 11:22am
Thanks to the @salvationarmy in Hartford for organizing their annual Thanksgiving meals distribution. The boys and I delivered meals this morning in our neighborhood in the south end. https://t.co/7QxZpvKMN5


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Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Wednesday Nov 23 - 4:38pm
This is a mainstream Republican leader explaining how the Colorado Springs victims deserved to die. https://t.co/WWqkOZACRV

Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Wednesday Nov 23 - 4:31pm
This sounds like a small deal - an agreement over car tags - but it’s actually a highly emotional issue that threatened to spiral. Now Serbian and Kosovar leaders need to make the tough choices necessary to achieve a full mutual recognition deal. https://t.co/AZGbD9ItnR

Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Wednesday Nov 23 - 4:25pm
So here are the two charts you need to win any argument over whether gun laws matter. 1. America, with more guns than any other high income nation, is a wild outlier of gun violence. 2. States with stronger gun laws have much less gun crime. https://t.co/3MS7daGVfI


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Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Wednesday Nov 23 - 11:18am
Cathy and I were so inspired to join the emergency food distribution effort in Hartford today organized by the amazing @angelofedgewood. Get to know their work - they are changing lives in Hartford. https://t.co/d6AUhK2ikk


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Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Wednesday Nov 23 - 10:51am
We have made a decision to saturate this nation with weapons, without any regard for a person’s fitness to own a tool of potential mass murder. It doesn’t have to be this way. We could - and must - choose a different reality. https://t.co/m6H6HD9dHi

Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Tuesday Nov 22 - 11:40pm
I think there is no clear good/evil story about tech. Some actors are malevolent. Others are trying to do good but have become detached from the real world consequences of their products. But regardless of motive or intent, a reckoning is overdue. https://t.co/5TTvw1bJkF

Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Tuesday Nov 22 - 11:23pm
Social media promised to connect us in exciting, revolutionary new ways. So why is loneliness increasing as social media provides us with all these new ways to be in touch? https://t.co/eVRBpKH1AT

Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Tuesday Nov 22 - 10:40pm
So weird. https://t.co/JUje8vfMQ6

Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Tuesday Nov 22 - 7:17pm
RT @AlecStapp: Senator @ChrisMurphyCT is right about the need for permitting reform: If we don't make it easier to build clean energy infrastructure, then we'll never reach our climate goals. https://t.co/9t4Ow16oE3


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Chris Murphy
1 week ago:   Tuesday Nov 22 - 7:15pm
RT @FrankPallone: .@ChrisMurphyCT and I sent a letter to @RickSpinradNOAA urging the Admin to quickly implement investments in coastal resiliency from the #BipartisanInfrastructureLaw and #InflationReductionAct that will protect coastal communities from climate change. https://t.co/pBn5x6kytM


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Chris Murphy
2 weeks ago:   Monday Nov 21 - 12:05pm
RT @berkie1: "It can take a decade to permit and build offshore wind, clean transportation, and major electric transmission. This is as unacceptable as it is unnecessary." @ChrisMurphyCT @CLF https://t.co/GoWjjynStB

Chris Murphy
2 weeks ago:   Monday Nov 21 - 8:42am
RT @FixTheCourt: Since 2011 @ChrisMurphyCT has intro'd biennial Supreme Court Ethics Acts to require the justices to adopt a code of conduct. The language has changed a bit year to year but the goal is the same. His 2017 bill called for SCOTUS to write a code within 180 days of enactment. 2/x

Chris Murphy
2 weeks ago:   Monday Nov 21 - 8:41am
America can’t go green when transit and renewable projects take a decade to permit. In the ⁦@BostonGlobe⁩, Conservation Law Foundation President Brad Campbell and I make the progressive case for energy and infrastructure permitting reform. https://t.co/eCMUpNPBHR

Chris Murphy
2 weeks ago:   Monday Nov 21 - 7:57am
Had a working lunch with UN Secretary General António Guterres and my friend Mohammed bin Abdulrahman bin Jassim Al Thani, Qatar’s Foreign Minister. I’m here in Qatar as part of the U.S. delegation opening the World Cup. https://t.co/6T1PVEgUXG


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Chris Murphy
2 weeks ago:   Monday Nov 21 - 7:44am
Great visit to Al Udeid Air Base to thank our servicemen and servicewomen. Got the chance to talk with Qatari Defense Minister Khalid Al Attiyah. And that good looking airman with me is UConn grad Steve Martin! https://t.co/cpfw4zOJOI


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Chris Murphy
2 weeks ago:   Saturday Nov 19 - 3:15pm
RT @NILNewsstand: Senator Chris Murphy on NIL | via @Bloomberg https://t.co/pZkVV6CpBJ @ChrisMurphyCT #NIL

Chris Murphy
2 weeks ago:   Saturday Nov 19 - 3:14pm
RT @AdamAJRbrothers: In the midst of touring, new music, historic climate action, and more, I wrote this piece with Senator @ChrisMurphyCT. The midterms showed us again that young people are radically effective at making change in the world. https://t.co/dW7yw02JNQ

Chris Murphy
2 weeks ago:   Friday Nov 18 - 8:55am
The more time I spend traveling the country and my state in post-pandemic America, the more convinced I am that political leaders need to start taking the loneliness epidemic seriously. https://t.co/9lyzfPDo7Q

Chris Murphy
2 weeks ago:   Friday Nov 18 - 8:51am
I thought a Republican majority was going to fix inflation. (spoiler: they aren’t) https://t.co/dwnmr7JbEW

Chris Murphy
2 weeks ago:   Thursday Nov 17 - 8:43pm
6/ We lost the game, the crowd was going wild, and the first thing Steny thought about was making sure I was okay. I know...it's a silly story. Just a baseball game. But for some reason, it says everything about Hoyer. He CARES about people. Even when no one is watching. https://t.co/7KCzhbwKfE


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Chris Murphy
2 weeks ago:   Thursday Nov 17 - 8:43pm
5/ Hoyer was Majority Leader. A big deal. Had a large security detail. But within seconds of my error, he had forced his way out of the stands and into the locker room, to find me. "You played a great game," he told me. "And you're a just a kid. You've got plenty of games left!"

Chris Murphy
2 weeks ago:   Thursday Nov 17 - 8:43pm
4/ I walked straight into the locker room to sulk. Didn't even stop to collect my things in the dugout. I collapsed in despair. And then, from down the hall, I hear a voice calling my name. "Chris!" "Chris!" "Where are you? It's Steny!"

Chris Murphy
2 weeks ago:   Thursday Nov 17 - 8:43pm
3/ I threw to first for the game ending out, but my throw sailed into right field. The tying and winning run scored. Walk off win for the GOP. Members of Congress take this game seriously. I was a newcomer and I blew the game. I was embarassed and devestated. https://t.co/dYq0CD6TrQ


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Chris Murphy
2 weeks ago:   Thursday Nov 17 - 8:43pm
2/ By 2008, the GOP team had run up a long winning streak. But in the bottom of the last inning, the Dems had a chance to break the streak. The GOP loaded the bases with one out. Then, a grounder to the pitcher, who threw to me, the catcher, for the first force out, and then...

Chris Murphy
2 weeks ago:   Thursday Nov 17 - 8:43pm
Steny Hoyer is a legend. He's a master legislative tactician, an unerring vote counter, and a matchless deal maker. But the one story I always remember about Steny isn't about his legislative acumen, it's about his compassion. 1/ It's from the 2008 congressional baseball game. https://t.co/DyHfBGQWGT

Chris Murphy
2 weeks ago:   Thursday Nov 17 - 8:13pm
"Wokeness" is a made up term meant to encompass anything the right wing disagrees with. Everyone who isn't a conservative is now "woke". It's the laziest political trope going. https://t.co/QO01JTzcwV

Chris Murphy
2 weeks ago:   Thursday Nov 17 - 2:02pm
As leader, Nancy Pelosi wasn't afraid to take chances. In 2006, I was a long shot candidate - running against a 24-year incumbent Republican. But in August, she came to Waterbury to campaign for (a much younger looking) me. A lot of people thought she was wasting her time. https://t.co/2DjAQYZlPn


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Chris Murphy
2 weeks ago:   Thursday Nov 17 - 1:55pm
RT @CitizenCohn: More to say about Pelosi soon, but this was just one of the moments from the ACA fight when she defied skeptics all over Washington -- and within her own caucus. "By sheer will, she turned that room around." https://t.co/5rbe1Xpfhe


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Chris Murphy
2 weeks ago:   Thursday Nov 17 - 1:54pm
7/ 2 months later, Congress passed the Affordable Care Act. And today, it's so popular the new Republican Congress won't dare touch it. I had never seen any person do what Pelosi did that night. I've never seen it since. There hasn't been, and will not be, anyone like her.

Chris Murphy
2 weeks ago:   Thursday Nov 17 - 1:54pm
6/ She told us that it was time for us to stiffen our spines and march forward. She told us the country was counting on us. I watched her single handedly WILL the caucus to act. I watched her mettle change the entire mood of the room. When she was done, no one challenged her.

Chris Murphy
2 weeks ago:   Thursday Nov 17 - 1:54pm
5/ She told the room that there come times when leaders have a choice to make - stand up to the powerful status quo and change the world or give into to short term political expediency. This was our moment, she told us, to save lives and lift millions out of health care poverty.

Chris Murphy
2 weeks ago:   Thursday Nov 17 - 1:54pm
4/ And then, when everyone had spoken, she picked up a handheld microphone. I expected her to give into the calls to give up. But she didn't. She did exactly the opposite.

Chris Murphy
2 weeks ago:   Thursday Nov 17 - 1:54pm
3/ I remember it like it was yesterday. Pelosi sat at the front of the room in the basement of the Capitol, and she listened politely to the calls for retreat. Even some of her most loyal progressive allies were begging her to ditch the ACA in the name of political expediency.

Chris Murphy
2 weeks ago:   Thursday Nov 17 - 1:54pm
2/ Many rank-and-file Democrats were in a panic, and they lined up at the microphone to tell Pelosi that it was time for us to give up on the Affordable Care Act. Or chop it up into little pieces - as some in the White House were suggesting.

Chris Murphy
2 weeks ago:   Thursday Nov 17 - 1:54pm
1/ There's one night I will remember most when thinking about Nancy Pelosi - the night I watched her single handedly save health care for 20 million Americans. It was at the first Democratic caucus meeting after Scott Brown won the special Senate election in Massachusetts.

Chris Murphy
2 weeks ago:   Thursday Nov 17 - 1:10pm
RT @RonFilipkowski: Prophet Julie Green, who shares the stage with Eric Trump & Michael Flynn on the ‘Reawaken America’ tour, usually reads the messages she gets from God. But this time God speaks directly through her, and God says he is about to overturn this election. https://t.co/XDUNmLlp3C


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Chris Murphy
2 weeks ago:   Thursday Nov 17 - 10:04am
RT @ShaneGoldmacher: New: Sen. Raphael Warnock's campaign is running a new 30-second ad — so far it's aired in Atlanta — that is almost entirely Trump speaking at his announcement and urging support for Herschel Walker. If you wanted to know, how Trump's kickoff is playing in GA... https://t.co/x7HSvmjqPK


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Chris Murphy
2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Nov 16 - 7:39pm
Guess what I’m talking about on @TheLastWord? Connecticut’s 81st state house district - my old assembly district! And guess who I’m appearing with? State Representative-Elect Chris Poulos! Who won by 1 vote! https://t.co/j0io6fWTdg

Chris Murphy
2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Nov 16 - 1:39pm
RT @ParkerKrex: It was great meeting with @ChrisMurphyCT yesterday to discuss the future of the gun violence movement and the necessity for a vote on an assault weapons ban before the next congress. https://t.co/4JEVU8RWoD


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Chris Murphy
2 weeks ago:   Wednesday Nov 16 - 11:36am
We are celebrating one year since the passage of the Bipartisan Infrastructure Bill, the biggest investment EVER in America's roads, rails, and high tech infrastructure. Here are the 10 most important investments in Connecticut. https://t.co/LB0coHEtWw


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Chris Murphy
2 weeks ago:   Tuesday Nov 15 - 10:01pm
Yup https://t.co/kCyu7kBMEH

Chris Murphy
2 weeks ago:   Tuesday Nov 15 - 9:26pm
Warnock needs to make decisions on staffing and ad buys this week. If you haven’t given yet, today is the day. If you’ve already donated, can you do one more? It matters. https://t.co/hryCRXjJKO

Chris Murphy
2 weeks ago:   Tuesday Nov 15 - 5:19pm
I don't understand this decision. CFIUS is designed to review transactions like this. We need to ask: Why did the Saudis partner with Musk on this purchase? Why didn't they take their $$ out like other owners? What access do they have to data? What say do they have on content? https://t.co/qtlVC9M7EL

Chris Murphy
3 weeks ago:   Tuesday Nov 15 - 1:38pm
Sometimes Democrats win not due to national messaging, but bc we have great candidates who work hard. In my old state legislative seat in Southington, high school teacher Chris Poulos personally knocked on 5300 doors. He won by 1 vote. Here’s a text he got last night. https://t.co/sDuxu87kCo


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Chris Murphy
3 weeks ago:   Monday Nov 14 - 10:17pm
RT @AaronBlake: With Kari Lake’s loss, Democrats have netted a gain of 2 GOV seats. The president’s party has only gained governor’s seats in a midterm twice since 1934. https://t.co/JD0L2UFH1Y

Chris Murphy
3 weeks ago:   Monday Nov 14 - 9:53pm
The fightin’ 81st! Back in the Dem column. Back in the Chris column. https://t.co/7uRJe8yOlM

Chris Murphy
3 weeks ago:   Monday Nov 14 - 8:48pm
RT @thereidout: Sen. @ChrisMurphyCT: "Our Founding Fathers are turning over in their graves right now. They never intended for legislation to need... a 60% threshold in the United States Senate." #TheReidOut https://t.co/CRwBH2vv2S


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Chris Murphy
3 weeks ago:   Monday Nov 14 - 6:57pm
See you in a few! https://t.co/lFovBeBq3V

Chris Murphy
3 weeks ago:   Monday Nov 14 - 8:14am
@brianschatz @BrentToderian I’m pretty good at guessing celebrity ages.

Chris Murphy
3 weeks ago:   Saturday Nov 12 - 10:18pm
Congratulations to @GaryPeters @C_Roberts310 and the entire DSCC team. World beaters.

Chris Murphy
3 weeks ago:   Saturday Nov 12 - 9:30pm
Congratulation to @SenCortezMasto and her amazing team. This is great news for the country. Great news for our democracy. But…there’s a big difference between 51 and 50. BIG. Let’s keep going and win the Georgia runoff. https://t.co/b1KvOBJz5Y

Chris Murphy
3 weeks ago:   Saturday Nov 12 - 8:17pm
the waiting is the hardest part https://t.co/xDQU0lS0Ux