Chris Murphy

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Attention is on President Trump’s failed health care plan and possible ties to Russia. But U.S. Senator Chris Murphy, D-Conn., says the Trump administration is quietly sending hundreds of new troops to Syria. Murphy took issue with the troop increase in an op-ed for the Huffington Post and the Hartford Courant.

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On Tuesday U.S. Senator Chris Murphy, D-Conn., introduced legislation to defund Trump’s revised  executive order banning travel from six mostly-Muslim countries. Murphy said the order poses a security risk.

Senate Reverses Obama Gun Regulation

Feb 15, 2017
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Congress has sent President Donald Trump legislation that rolls back an Obama-era rule designed to keep guns out of the hands of certain mentally disabled people.

This comes after the U.S. Senate voted 57 to 43 to support the resolution.

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Linda McMahon, the former wrestling executive and President Trump’s nominee to head the Small Business Administration, received a warm reception during her U.S. Senate confirmation hearing on Tuesday.

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U.S. Senator Chris Murphy, D-Conn., wants President Donald Trump to enforce “Buy American" laws to ensure federal agencies purchase American-made goods when distributing contracts.

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