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Sen. Patty Murray (D-WA)

5th term Democrat from Washington.

Bio

Residence: Seattle

Marital Status: Married (Rob)

Prev. Occupation: Parenting Class Instructor, Secretary

Prev. Political Exp.: Shoreline School Board, 1983-89; WA Senate, 1989-93; US Senate, 1993-present

Education: BA Washington State University, 1972

Birthdate: 10/11/1950

Religion: Catholic

Percentage in Last Election: 59%

Major Opponent: Chris Vance


Contact

Current Elected Office Contact Information

Contact Sen. Patty Murray via Web Form.

Website: murray.senate.gov


Washington, D.C. Office:

154 Russell Senate Office Building,
District of Columbia 20510
Phone: (202) 224-2621
Fax: (202) 224-0238

Seattle Office: (more district offices)

915 2nd Avenue, 2988 Jackson Federal Building
Seattle, Washington 98174
Phone: (206) 553-5545
Fax: (206) 553-0891



Committee

Current Elected Office Committees:


Staff

Current Elected Office Staff Members:

  • Chief of Staff: Mindi Linquist
  • Scheduler: Beth Burke
  • Legis. Dir.: Ben Merkel
  • Comm. Dir.: Helen Hare
  • Child/Family Issues LA: Jason Smith
  • Health LA: Colin Goldfinch
  • Judiciary LA: Jason Smith
  • Budget LA: Ben Merkel
  • Medicare/Medicaid LA: Colin Goldfinch
  • Science/Technology LA: Ben Merkel
  • Civil Rights LA: Hart Clements
  • Women's Issues LA: Laurel Sakai

Votes

 

Current Elected Office Key Votes:

These are our key votes and this is how Sen. Patty Murray voted on our issues. Click on each heading to sort.

 
Status Name of Legislation Date Voted Score
R Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act 02/25/2019 Nay Voted Against
R The No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act 01/17/2019 Nay Voted Against
C Confirmation of Brett Kavanaugh as Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court 10/06/2018 Nay Voted Against
R Denial of federal funds to abortion providers (Paul Amendment) 08/23/2018 Not Voting Not Scored
R Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act (20-week ban) 01/29/2018 Nay Voted Against
A Obamacare replacement / defund Planned Parenthood 07/25/2017 Nay Voted Against
C Confirmation of Neil Gorsuch as Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court 04/07/2017 Nay Voted Against
U Whether to allow filibusters on Supreme Court nominations 04/06/2017 Yea Voted Against
P Nullification of Obama pro-abortion Title X rule 03/30/2017 Nay Voted Against
P Passage of pro-life budget reconciliation bill (defunding Planned Parenthood, repealing Obamacare provisions) 12/03/2015 Nay Voted Against
(More Key Votes)
 

P = Passed Voted For Us= Voted With Us
A = Agreed To Voted Against= Voted Against Us
R = Rejected Not Scored= Not Scored
C = Confirmed Ineligible to Vote= Ineligible to Vote
F = Failed

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Bills

Current Elected Office Bills:

Here is Sen. Patty Murray's cosponsorship status on our key legislation. Send Sen. Patty Murray a message by clicking in the "Send Message" column.

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Bill Name Our Position Cosponsor? Send Message
S.2420 - Child Tax Credit for Pregnant Moms Act Support No Send Message to Sen. Patty Murray
S.2311 - Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act (20-week abortion ban) Support No Send Message to Sen. Patty Murray
S.220 - Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act Support No Send Message to Sen. Patty Murray
S.260 - Repeal law creating Independent Payment Advisory Board (health-care rationing board) Support No Send Message to Sen. Patty Murray
S.1530 - Medicare Choices Empowerment and Protection Act Support No Send Message to Sen. Patty Murray
S.J.RES.13 - Nullification of Obama pro-abortion Title X rule Support No Send Message to Sen. Patty Murray
S.510 - "Women's Health Protection Act" (Abortion Without Limits Until Birth Act) Oppose Yes Send Message to Sen. Patty Murray
S.J.RES.6 - "Equal Rights Amendment" to U.S. Constitution Oppose No Send Message to Sen. Patty Murray
S.J.RES.5 - ERA "back-from-the-dead" resolution Oppose Yes Send Message to Sen. Patty Murray
S.241 - Defund Planned Parenthood Support No Send Message to Sen. Patty Murray
S.J.RES.4 - Nullification of District of Columbia assisted suicide law Support No Send Message to Sen. Patty Murray
(More Bills)
 
Green means that this is our preferred cosponsorship position.
Red means that this is not our preferred cosponsorship position.