Senator Patty Murray

DETAILS: Senator Patty Murray
(1950 - ) Washington
  • United States Senate
  • Senate Committee on Appropriations
  • Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development
  • Subcommittee on Department of Homeland Security
  • Subcommittee on Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies
  • Subcommittee on Military Construction and Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies
  • Subcommittee on Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies
  • Subcommittee on Department of Defense
  • Senate Committee on the Budget
  • Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
  • Subcommittee on Employment and Workplace Safety
  • Subcommittee on Primary Health and Retirement Security
  • Subcommittee on Children and Families
  • Senate Committee on Veterans' Affairs
  • WA Senate
    (1993- present)
NEWS: Senator Patty Murray
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Senator Patty Murray received $10k donation from Honeywell International on Health Care
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Senator Patty Murray received $5k donation from America's Physician Groups on Health Care
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Senator Patty Murray received $5k donation from National Football League on Health Care
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Senator Patty Murray received $3.5k donation from Raytheon Company on Health Care
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Senator Patty Murray received $3k donation from 340B Health on Health Care
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Senator Patty Murray received $2.5k donation from American Academy of Sleep Medicine on Health Care
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Senator Patty Murray received $2.5k donation from American Academy of Family Physicians on Health Care
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Senator Patty Murray received $2k donation from Association of American Railroads on Health Care
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Senator Patty Murray received $2k donation from Biotechnology Innovation Organization on Health Care
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Senator Patty Murray received $1.5k donation from AFL-CIO on Health Care
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Senator Patty Murray received $10k donation from Honeywell International on Health Care
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Senator Patty Murray received $5k donation from America's Physician Groups on Health Care
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Senator Patty Murray received $5k donation from National Football League on Health Care
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Senator Patty Murray received $3.5k donation from Raytheon Company on Health Care
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Senator Patty Murray received $3k donation from 340B Health on Health Care
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Senator Patty Murray received $2.5k donation from American Academy of Sleep Medicine on Health Care
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Senator Patty Murray received $2.5k donation from American Academy of Family Physicians on Health Care
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Senator Patty Murray received $2k donation from Association of American Railroads on Health Care
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Senator Patty Murray received $2k donation from Biotechnology Innovation Organization on Health Care
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Senator Patty Murray received $1.5k donation from AFL-CIO on Health Care
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ISSUES: Senator Patty Murray

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Health Care

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There is an ongoing controversy on how to address rising healthcare costs for Americans.

DETAILS:

FOR Republicans

Republicans have put forth a 68-page bill that is focused on Choice and Competition in the public healthcare marketplace. Some plans include loosening rules on health savings accounts and allowing businesses more freedoms in insuring their employees. source

FOR Democrats

Democrats primarily back a Medicare for All Plan, which would insure everyone has insurance and that costs were controlled. source

LOBBYISTS:


FOR

Military

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Both sides support the soldiers, but differ in how much spending and size should go into the active military force.
NEWS:

DETAILS:

FOR Republicans

See the military as integral to security. They support growing and funding military branches and operations as well as improving the care of veterins. source

FOR Democrats

Democrats support the military and call for more robust support programs for veterans. They want to cut back on large scale military maneuvers, finding them dangerous and costly.

LOBBYISTS:


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Environmental Regulation

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There is growing awareness of the importance of taking care of our planet for future generations. The two parties primarily differ in where they focus their efforts and who they believe should regulate efforts.
  • VOTE: On the Cloture Motion: Yes
  • 10/22/2019-7:33pm
  • VOTE: On the Amendment: Yes
  • 10/28/2019-10:21pm
  • VOTE: On the Amendment: No
  • 10/28/2019-10:08pm
  • VOTE: On the Amendment: Yes
  • 10/28/2019-9:32pm
  • VOTE: On the Cloture Motion: Yes
  • 10/30/2019-4:53pm
  • VOTE: On Passage of the Bill: Yes
  • 10/31/2019-4:33pm
  • VOTE: On the Amendment: Yes
  • 10/31/2019-4:11pm
  • VOTE: On the Amendment: No
  • 10/31/2019-3:33pm
  • VOTE: On the Motion: Yes
  • 11/21/2019-5:32pm
  • VOTE: On the Cloture Motion: Yes
  • 11/21/2019-5:12pm
  • VOTE: On the Motion to Table: Yes
  • 11/21/2019-4:34pm
  • H.R.3055 Making appropriations for the Departments of Commerce and Justice, Science, and Related Agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2020, and for other purposes.
  • Became Public Law No: 116-69., 2 weeks ago
NEWS:

DETAILS:

FOR Republicans

Republicans support the care and sustainability of our environment. Their focus is putting that regulating power into the hands of the states instead of the federal government and EPA. They also support all forms of clean energy use- including coal and natural gas. source

FOR Democrats

Democrats support strengthening of the EPA and federal legislation. They also focus on proactive measures to aggressively change how we affect and interact with our environment in ten years or less. source source

LOBBYISTS:


FOR

Impeachment

House of Representatives has the power to bring charges of impeachment, and afterward the Senate has the power to try the impeachment. Conviction in the Senate requires a two-thirds supermajority vote of those present. The result of conviction is removal from office.

DETAILS:

AGAINST Republicans

Republicans are against an impeachment inquiry into President Trump.

FOR Democrats

Democrats are in favor of an impeachment inquiry into President Trump.

LOBBYISTS:


    FOR

    Abortion

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    An ongoing controversy about the moral, legal, and religious status of induced abortion. The hottest point of contention lies in which should receive the higher priority when a woman decides not to carry a fetus to term: The woman or the fetus?

    DETAILS:

    AGAINST Republicans

    Republicans focus on the rights and safety of the unborn. Goals focus on restrictions and bans of induced abortions to advocate for the life of the fetus.

    FOR Democrats

    Democrats focus on the rights and safety of the woman. Goals focus on the woman’s right and ability to choose whether they should carry a fetus to term.

    LOBBYISTS:


    FOR

    Health Care

    $
    There is an ongoing controversy on how to address rising healthcare costs for Americans.

    DETAILS:

    FOR Republicans

    Republicans have put forth a 68-page bill that is focused on Choice and Competition in the public healthcare marketplace. Some plans include loosening rules on health savings accounts and allowing businesses more freedoms in insuring their employees. source

    FOR Democrats

    Democrats primarily back a Medicare for All Plan, which would insure everyone has insurance and that costs were controlled. source

    LOBBYISTS:


    FOR

    Military

    $
    Both sides support the soldiers, but differ in how much spending and size should go into the active military force.
    NEWS:

    DETAILS:

    FOR Republicans

    See the military as integral to security. They support growing and funding military branches and operations as well as improving the care of veterins. source

    FOR Democrats

    Democrats support the military and call for more robust support programs for veterans. They want to cut back on large scale military maneuvers, finding them dangerous and costly.

    LOBBYISTS:


    FOR

    Environmental Regulation

    $
    There is growing awareness of the importance of taking care of our planet for future generations. The two parties primarily differ in where they focus their efforts and who they believe should regulate efforts.
    • VOTE: On the Cloture Motion: Yes
    • 10/22/2019-7:33pm
    • VOTE: On the Amendment: Yes
    • 10/28/2019-10:21pm
    • VOTE: On the Amendment: No
    • 10/28/2019-10:08pm
    • VOTE: On the Amendment: Yes
    • 10/28/2019-9:32pm
    • VOTE: On the Cloture Motion: Yes
    • 10/30/2019-4:53pm
    • VOTE: On Passage of the Bill: Yes
    • 10/31/2019-4:33pm
    • VOTE: On the Amendment: Yes
    • 10/31/2019-4:11pm
    • VOTE: On the Amendment: No
    • 10/31/2019-3:33pm
    • VOTE: On the Motion: Yes
    • 11/21/2019-5:32pm
    • VOTE: On the Cloture Motion: Yes
    • 11/21/2019-5:12pm
    • VOTE: On the Motion to Table: Yes
    • 11/21/2019-4:34pm
    • H.R.3055 Making appropriations for the Departments of Commerce and Justice, Science, and Related Agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2020, and for other purposes.
    • Became Public Law No: 116-69., 2 weeks ago
    NEWS:

    DETAILS:

    FOR Republicans

    Republicans support the care and sustainability of our environment. Their focus is putting that regulating power into the hands of the states instead of the federal government and EPA. They also support all forms of clean energy use- including coal and natural gas. source

    FOR Democrats

    Democrats support strengthening of the EPA and federal legislation. They also focus on proactive measures to aggressively change how we affect and interact with our environment in ten years or less. source source

    LOBBYISTS:


    FOR

    Impeachment

    House of Representatives has the power to bring charges of impeachment, and afterward the Senate has the power to try the impeachment. Conviction in the Senate requires a two-thirds supermajority vote of those present. The result of conviction is removal from office.

    DETAILS:

    AGAINST Republicans

    Republicans are against an impeachment inquiry into President Trump.

    FOR Democrats

    Democrats are in favor of an impeachment inquiry into President Trump.

    LOBBYISTS:


      FOR

      Abortion

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      An ongoing controversy about the moral, legal, and religious status of induced abortion. The hottest point of contention lies in which should receive the higher priority when a woman decides not to carry a fetus to term: The woman or the fetus?

      DETAILS:

      AGAINST Republicans

      Republicans focus on the rights and safety of the unborn. Goals focus on restrictions and bans of induced abortions to advocate for the life of the fetus.

      FOR Democrats

      Democrats focus on the rights and safety of the woman. Goals focus on the woman’s right and ability to choose whether they should carry a fetus to term.

      LOBBYISTS:


      DONORS/LOBBYISTS:
        • Company
        • Amount
        • National Education Association
        • $15k
        • International Association of Fire Fighters
        • $15k
        • National Association of Mutual Insurance Companies
        • $15k
        • Laborers' International Union of North America
        • $12.5k
        • Amgen, Inc.
        • $12.5k
        • NATIONAL AIR TRAFFIC CONTROLLERS ASSOCIATION
        • $11.5k
        • National Association of Realtors
        • $11.2k
        • Sanofi US Services Inc.
        • $11k
        • National Association of Health Underwriters
        • $10.5k
        • Cardinal Health, Inc.
        • $10k
      Based on the July 2019 report, next report due August 20th.
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