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Christopher Scott Murphy is an American politician and author serving as the junior United States Senator from Connecticut since 2013. A member of the Democratic Party, he previously served in the United States House of Representatives, representing Connecticut's 5th congressional district from 2007 to 2013. Before being elected to Congress, Murphy was a member of both chambers of the Connecticut General Assembly, serving two terms each in the Connecticut House of Representatives (1999–2003) and the Connecticut Senate (2003–07).
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Senators Chris Murphy and Roy Blunt on "The Takeout" - 10/16/2020Senators Chris Murphy and Roy Blunt join Major to talk about their thoughts on the Senate confirmation hearings for Judge Amy Coney Barrett and the future of the Supreme Court, on this week’s episode..
Blunt and Murphy weigh in on Barrett's confirmation hearingThis week on "The Takeout," Senators Roy Blunt and Chris Murphy talked with host Major Garrett about Barrett's hearing and what her confirmation will mean to the Supreme Court.
Democratic Sen. Chris Murphy says he's ruling out a 2020 presidential runThis week on "The Takeout" Sen. Chris Murphy (D-CT) tells CBS News Chief White House Correspondent Major Garrett and CBS News political director Steve Chaggaris that he is not running for president in..
Preview: "The Takeout" with Sen. Chris MurphyThis week on "The Takeout" CBS News chief White House correspondent Major Garrett and CBS News political director Steve Chaggaris have lunch with Sen. Chris Murphy (D-CT).
Murphy breaks with Feinstein on gun control after VegasSen. Chris Murphy, Democrat from Connecticut, said on "The Takeout" podcast that he disagrees with his colleague, Sen. Dianne Feinstein of California, who said this week that no law would have stopped..
How the U.S. Failed at Its Foreign Policy Toward VenezuelaOn August 4, 2020, the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee held a on Venezuela. Appearing before the committee was U.S. State Department Special Representative Elliott Abrams. Abrams, who has had a..
Dems blast officials for vague reopening guidanceSen. Chris Murphy, D-Conn., blasted the Trump administration for "criminally vague" guidance on how states can safely reopen their economies. (May 12)
'Confident' Zelensky wants no involvement in U.S. politics -Senator MurphyA group of three U.S. Senators visited Kiev on Friday (February 14) to convey a message of continued bipartisan support for Ukraine after it got entangled last year in President Donald Trump's..
Open: This is "Face the Nation," September 29This week on "Face the Nation," Margaret Brennan talks to Senator Lindsey Graham, Senator Chris Murphy, Rudy Giuliani and Representatives Terri Sewell and Will Hurd.
Murphy says he warned Ukraine's president not to interfere in U.S. electionSenator Chris Murphy sits down with Margaret Brennan to talk about the impeachment inquiry into President Trump and his recent trip to Ukraine to meet with the country's president.
Full transcript of "Face the Nation" on September 29, 2019This week on "Face the Nation," Margaret Brennan talks to Senator Lindsey Graham, Senator Chris Murphy, Rudy Giuliani and Representatives Terri Sewell and Will Hurd.
9/29: Lindsey Graham, Chris Murphy, Will HurdThis week on "Face the Nation," Margaret Brennan talks to Senator Lindsey Graham, Senator Chris Murphy, Rudy Giuliani and Representatives Terri Sewell and Will Hurd.
Transcript: Senator Chris Murphy on "Face the Nation"The following is a transcript of the interview with Senator Chris Murphy that aired Sunday, September 29, 2019, on "Face the Nation"
Sunday: Graham, Giuliani, MurphySenate Judiciary Chair Lindsey Graham, Sen. Chris Murphy, Rudy Giuliani, Rep. Terri Sewell and Rep. Will Hurd will appear on "Face the Nation" this Sunday
Sen. Chris Murphy says Russia has denied him a visaU.S. Sen. Chris Murphy of Connecticut says the Russian government has denied him a visa to enter the country. The Democratic member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee said Tuesday ......
Russia denies visa to U.S. senator amid G7 tensionsDemocratic U.S. Senator Chris Murphy said on Tuesday that Russia had denied him a visa, amid disagreement within Washington and among U.S. allies over whether the country should be readmitted to the..
Senators say Russia denied visas ahead of bipartisan visitSens. Ron Johnson and Chris Murphy say that Russia denied them visas ahead of a trip to the country
Chris Murphy "skeptical" gun reform talks with White House will "bear fruit"Senator Chris Murphy, Democrat of Connecticut, says he's skeptical that conversations with the White House about stemming gun violence will "bear fruit." But Murphy said it was his obligation to carry..
Chris Murphy "skeptical" of White House work on gunsBut he still believes the White House is "committed to trying to work on a comprehensive, anti-gun violence proposal"