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Trump’s troubles could boost Washington state’s Democratic senators in 2017

Donald Trump’s troubles in the polls could give Washington state considerably more clout on Capitol Hill next year. The state’s two Democratic senators, Patty Murray and Maria Cantwell, will lead … Click to Continue »

The Stranger Endorses Patty Murray for U.S. Senate

4 days agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Stranger Election Control Board Patty Murray LOL. According to a recent poll, Senator Patty Murray is up by twenty-one (count 'em!) percentage points over Chris Vance, her Republican challenger, a man very few people have heard of. Show More Summary

Patty Murray, Chris Vance meet in first Senate debate

Sen. Patty Murray, seeking her fifth term, meets her Republican opponent Chris Vance in their first debate of the election season. The two candidates will square off Sunday evening in … Click to Continue »

The Morning News: Senator Patty Murray and Governor Jay Inslee Look Set to Win Re-Election, Poll Shows

2 weeks agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Ansel Herz On track to win..GOV Senator Patty Murray, Governor Jay Inslee With Big Leads in Statewide Polls: According to a new KOMO/Strategies 360 poll, Murray has a 21 point lead over Republican challenger Chris Vance. Inslee is up by ten points over Bill Bryant. Show More Summary

In polarized Congress, Murray and Crapo talk up bipartisanship in campaigns

Washington state Democratic Sen. Patty Murray and Idaho Republican Sen. Mike Crapo disagree on most things, but they concur on this: Emphasizing bipartisanship is a very good thing when you’re … Click to Continue »

Patty Murray wins in long fight to get VA to pay for in-vitro fertility treatments

Sen. Patty Murray of Washington declared victory Wednesday in her long battle to get the federal government to provide in-vitro fertility treatments for wounded veterans. The Senate included the measure … Click to Continue »

Murray: Women in military face too many unwanted pregnancies

Washington state Democratic Sen. Patty Murray said Friday that contraceptive use by women in the military is “poorly understood” and that the Defense Department should do more to stop unwanted … Click to Continue »

Flush with cash, Patty Murray gives away $1 million

Flush with cash and considered a shoo-in to win a fifth term in November, Washington state Sen. Patty Murray has decided to give some of her money away. She has … Click to Continue »

I Can't Wait!: Australian Man Patents Hamdog, A Hamburger/Hotdog Combo

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Meet the Hamdog, the brainchild of Australian Mark Murray, who clearly took a crash course in deliciousness. The Hamdog features a hamburger patty cut in half with a hotdog running between the two halves, all on a specially shaped bun. Show More Summary

Record Number of Women May Serve in Senate

Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call via AP Images Senators Elizabeth Warren, Tammy Baldwin, Jeanne Shaheen, Amy Klobuchar, Debbie Stabenow, Barbara Mikulski, Barbara Boxer, Patty Murray, Maria Cantwell, Claire McCaskill, Kirsten Gillibrand, andShow More Summary

Trump Pulls In Historic Low In Cash From Congress

By Ashley Balcerzak Clinton has received more donations from lawmakers than any presidential candidate since 1992, including funds from three of the four senators pictured: Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.), Patty Murray (D-Wash.)Show More Summary

First Primary Election Results

The initial vote counts are in. STB Endorsees are in bold. Several statewide results are of interest to transit and density advocates: Jay Inslee leads Bill Bryant 49-38 and Patty Murray leads Chris Vance 53-28. In the 7th Congressional District, Pramila Jayapal (38%) will face either Brady Walkinshaw (21%) or Joe McDermott (21%). In the […]

Reminder: Hillary Clinton Fought for Plan B Contraception During the Bush Era

In a rapid-fire lineup of all the Democratic women in the Senate, Patty Murray of Washington reminded viewers that Hillary Clinton isn’t just pro-choice. She’s been a leader on abortion rights and access to reproductive health care for her entire political career.

Vote Patty Murray for United States Senate

3 months agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Stranger Election Control Board Patty Murray This meeting was a rough one. Democratic incumbent Patty Murray didn't accept the SECB's request for an audience—how dare she!—but a bunch of her Republican challengers did, including one who believes "the scientists are out" on climate change (WRONG). Show More Summary

Carly Fiorina Will Visit Washington to Campaign for Republican Senate Candidate Chris Vance

5 months agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Heidi Groover The failed presidential and vice-presidential hopeful will be in the Seattle area next month. Rich Koele/Shutterstock Chris Vance is a Republican running to unseat Washington Senator Patty Murray by playing a moderate. Show More Summary

On National Gun Violence Awareness Day, Where Do We Stand With Stopping It?

5 months agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Ana Sofia Knauf FabrikaSimf / Shutterstock In an announcement today—National Gun Violence Awareness Day—Sen. Patty Murray says and other Democrats in Congress have signed a resolution designating June "National Gun Violence Awareness...Show More Summary

House GOP to unveil Zika funding measure next week

Roy Blunt, R-Mo., and Patty Murray, D-Wash., is relatively close to what the White House has asked for, except it does not pay back already-tapped Ebola money and give Puerto Rico — a major Zika hotspot — help with its Medicaid program. Rogers...Show More Summary

Senate Approves $1.1 Billion in Emergency Funds to Fight Zika

The U.S. might not be ready for Zika, but it's getting there. On Thursday the Senate approved a $1.1 billion emergency spending measure to combat the Zika virus, the Associated Press reports. The deal, struck between Patty Murray and Roy Blunt, is quite a bit less than the $1.9 billion ... More »

Senator Patty Murray Says She's Reached a Deal with Republicans to Free Up $1.1 Billion in Emergency Zika Funding

5 months agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Sydney Brownstone It still might be too little, too late. Levi Hastings Until today, Republicans have been stonewalling President Obama's $1.9 billion request for emergency funding to fight Zika, which experts anticipate will soon take root in the United States. Show More Summary

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