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Senator Chris Murphy

Christopher Murphy


B40A Dirksen Senate Office Building
Washington, DC 20510
Phone: 202-224-4041


About the Senator:
Christopher Murphy is a senator from Connecticut; born in White Plains, N.Y., August 3, 1973; B.A., Williams College, Williamstown, Mass., 1996; attended Exeter College, Oxford, England, 1994-1995; J.D., University of Connecticut, Hartford, Conn., 2002; lawyer, private practice; Southington, Conn., planning and zoning commission, 1997-1999; member of the Connecticut state house of representatives, 1999-2003; member of the Connecticut state senate, 2003-2006; elected to the House of Representatives as a Democrat to the One Hundred Tenth and to the two succeeding Congresses (January 3, 2007-present); was not a candidate for reelection to the House of Representatives but was elected as a Democrat to the United States Senate in 2012 for the term ending January 3, 2019.


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