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Sen. Patty Murray (D-WA)

5th term Democrat from Washington.


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

Birthplace: Bothell, WA

Religion: Catholic

Percentage in Last Election: 59%

Major Opponent: Chris Vance


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


Current Elected Office Committees:


Current Elected Office Staff Members:

  • Chief of Staff: Mindi Linquist
  • Scheduler: Beth Burke
  • Legis. Dir.: Ben Merkel
  • Comm. Dir.: Helen Hare
  • Health LA: Colin Goldfinch
  • Telecomm LA: Jason Smith
  • Transportation LA: Zach Mallove
  • Budget LA: Hart Clements
  • Civil Rights LA: Jason Smith
  • Housing LA: Hart Clements
  • Medicare/Medicaid LA: Colin Goldfinch
  • Social Security LA: Kendra Isaacson
  • Space - NASA LA: Ryan Pettit



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
A Tax - Tax Cuts and Jobs Act 12/20/2017 Nay Voted For
R Health - AHCA - Skinny Repeal 07/28/2017 Nay Voted For
R U.N. Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (2012) 12/04/2012 Yea Voted For
A Gillibrand Amdt. No. 3058 as Modified; To provide for certain treatment of developmental disabilities, including autism, under the TRICARE program. 11/29/2012 Yea Voted For
P Middle-Class Tax Relief Act (S. 3412) 07/25/2012 Yea Voted For
R Consideration of The Paying a Fair Share Act of 2012 04/16/2012 Yea Voted For
R Balanced Budget Amendment to the Constitution 12/14/2011 Nay Voted For
A Cut, Cap, and Balance Act of 2011 - Motion to Table the Motion to Proceed to Consider H.R. 2560 07/22/2011 Yea Voted For
R House FY 2012 Budget Resolution (known as the Ryan Budget) 05/25/2011 Nay Voted For
R To repeal the Affordable Care Act 02/02/2011 Nay Voted For
(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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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 Cosponsor? Send Message
S.235 - CHOICE Act No Send Message to Sen. Patty Murray
S.1294 - Native American Education Opportunity Act No Send Message to Sen. Patty Murray
S.148 - Educational Opportunities Act No Send Message to Sen. Patty Murray
S.J.RES.14 - SSA NICS Rule Repeal No Send Message to Sen. Patty Murray
S.817 - ABLE Age Adjustment Act No Send Message to Sen. Patty Murray
S.816 - ABLE Financial Planning Act No Send Message to Sen. Patty Murray
S.1132 - Steve Gleason Act of 2017 No Send Message to Sen. Patty Murray
S.951 - Regulatory Accountability Act of 2017 No Send Message to Sen. Patty Murray
S.405 - Stop Taxing Death and Disability Act Yes Send Message to Sen. Patty Murray
S.337 - FAMILY Act Yes Send Message to Sen. Patty Murray
S.337 - FAMILY Act Yes Send Message to Sen. Patty Murray
(More Bills)


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