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Sen. Murray Joins Brady campaign, public health advocates to unveil new report on pressing need for stronger investments in gun violence research

(Washington, D.C.) –  U.S. Senator Patty Murray (D-WA), top Democrat on the Senate health committee, today joined Senator Ed Markey (D-MA), the Brady Campaign, and public health advocates at the U.S. Capitol to release a new government report […]

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Senators Murray, Cantwell introduce new legislation to block President Trump’s rollback of birth control mandate

(WASHINGTON, D.C.) – Today Senators Patty Murray (D-WA), top Democrat on the Senate health committee, Maria Cantwell (D-WA), and 41 Senate and House Democratsintroduced the Protect Access to Birth Control Act, legislation to repeal the Trump Administration’s interim final rules issued on October […]

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Merkley statement on Trump Iran deal blunder

“Blowing up this agreement is the definition of a self-inflicted wound.” WASHINGTON, D.C. – Oregon’s Senator Jeff Merkley, a member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, released the following statement after President Donald Trump’s announcement […]

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Merkley slams Trump health care sabotage

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Oregon’s Senator Jeff Merkley released the following statement after President Donald Trump announced late Thursday night that the Trump administration will stop paying health care Cost Sharing Reduction (CSR) payments. Without the CSR payments, […]

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Sen Murray unveils bill pushing housing authorities and school districts to coordinate to support homeless students

Sen. Murray introduced the Affordable Housing for Educational Achievement Demonstration (AHEAD) Act to encourage housing authorities, school districts, and community partners to work together in unprecedented ways to coordinate and improve educational and housing outcomes for […]