Sen. Christopher Murphy (D-CT)

Senator for Connecticut, Democrat

Christopher S. Murphy


Home town: Cheshire
Born: August 3, 1973
Born in: White Plains, NY
Occupation: Attorney, Legislative Aide
Religion: Protestant
Marital status: M
Spouse: Cathy Holahan
Previous political experience: CT House, 1999-2003; CT Senate, 2003-07; US House, 2007-13
Elected in year: 2012
Next election in year: 2018
Family: 2 children
Education: JD Univ. of CT, 2002
Ethnicity: Caucasian


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Facebook Address: ChrisMurphyCT



  • Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies
  • Legislative Branch
  • Military Construction and Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies
  • State, Foreign Operations, and Related Programs
  • Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies

Foreign Relations

  • East Asia, The Pacific, and International Cybersecurity Policy
  • Europe and Regional Security Cooperation
  • Near East, South Asia, Central Asia, and Counterterrorism

Health, Education, Labor and Pensions

  • Employment and Workplace Safety
  • Primary Health and Retirement Security


Washington, D.C. Office:

136 Hart Senate Office Building
Washington, DC 20510
Phone: 202-224-4041
Fax: (202) 224-9750

Hartford Office:

One Constitution Plaza, 7th Floor
Hartford, CT 06103
Phone: 860-549-8463
Fax: (860) 524-5091

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