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Obama AG nominee up for confirmation

...negotiated by Reid and Sens. John Cornyn, R-Texas, and Patty Murray, D-Wash., would resolve that issue by establishing...including from champions for women's health care like Patty Murray, that certainly seems like the kind of thing the president...
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A Republican Senate means changing the chairmen

...Sen. John Boozman could be the next chairman.BUDGET: Alabama Sen. Jeff Sessions would replace Democratic Sen. Patty Murray of Washington state as chairman and is likely to move swiftly to pass a budget. Sessions is a fierce opponent of the...
Senate women unite in fighting sexual assault

...necessarily a woman's issue, but one of justice and fairness.With several female colleagues listening, four-term Sen. Patty Murray, D-Wash., hailed the record 20 women in the 100-member Senate, but insisted that history should not be limited...
GOP, Dems try to repackage arguments for the new year

...of the middle class."The ongoing budget debate could be the wild card. The Senate's Democratic budget chief, Patty Murray of Washington, and her House counterpart, Republican Paul Ryan of Wisconsin, crafted a spending deal in early December...
Sen. Murkowski and her 'Senate Sisters' come through

...soon attracted two powerful women on the Democratic side of the aisle - Senators Barbara Mikulski, of Maryland, and Patty Murray, of Washington. Together these five women formed the nexus of a 13-member Senate bipartisan committee who hammered...
Obama: No tolerance for sexual assault think that entertaining unwanted sexual contact from within the ranks is now part of that equation," said Sen. Patty Murray, D-Wash. "Not only are we subjecting our men and women to this disgusting epidemic, but we're also failing to...
Senate fails to keep student loan rates low

...example of how out of touch Republicans in Congress are with the struggles of everyday American families," said Sen. Patty Murray, D-Wash.Rep. John Kline, the Republican chairman of the House Education and the Workforce Committee, similarly...
2013 ending on an up note

...spending cuts that would've harmed our recovering economy. This is the result of a budget deal hammered out by Sen. Patty Murray (D-Wash) and Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wisc). As noted by Sen. Lisa Murkowski, who was one of 12 Republican Senators...
Elect Palin, the 'mom in Xtratufs' of Sarah Palin and Tony Knowles. My thought after reading Eric Morrison's piece was that if Washington elected Patty Murray (aka "mom in tennis shoes") to the U.S. Senate, we here in Alaska could elect our own "mom in Xtratufs" in...
New bipartisan bill could mean more ferry funding

...were introduced to both houses of Congress Thursday. Sens. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, Mark Begich, D-Alaska, Patty Murray, D-Wash., and Maria Cantwell, D-Wash., along with Rep. Rick Larsen, D-Wash., introduced the bills to...


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