5th term Democrat from Washington.
Marital Status: Married (Rob)
Prev. Occupation: Parenting Instructor, Homemaker, Secretary
Prev. Political Exp.: Shoreline School Board, 1983-89; WA Senate, 1989-93
Education: BA Washington State University, 1972
Birthplace: Bothell, WA
Percentage in Last Election: 59%
Major Opponent: Chris Vance
Current Elected Office Contact Information
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Washington, D.C. Office:154 Russell Senate Office Building,
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Current Elected Office Key Votes:
These are our key votes and this is how Sen. Patty Murray voted on our issues. Click on each heading to sort.
|Status||Name of Legislation||Date||Voted||Score|
|R||S. 1982, the Comprehensive Veterans Health and Benefits and Military Retirement Pay Restoration Act of 2014||02/27/2014||Yea|
|R||Motion to Invoke Cloture on the Motion to Proceed to S. 3985; Emergency Senior Citizens Relief Act of 2010||12/08/2010||Yea|
|R||Thune Amdt. No. 3704; To provide, with an offset, $20,000,000 for the Department of Veterans Affairs for Medical Facilities||05/04/2006||Nay|
|A||Akaka Amdt. No. 3642 as Amended; To provide an additional $430,000,000 for the Department of Veteran Affairs for Medical Services for outpatient care and treatment for veterans||04/26/2006||Yea|
|R||Stabenow Amdt No. 3141; To provide an assured stream of funding for veteran's health care||03/16/2006||Yea|
|R||Akaka Amdt. No. 3007; To increase Veterans medical services funding by $1.5 billion in FY 2007 to be paid for by closing corporate tax loopholes||03/14/2006||Yea|
|A||Burns Amdt. No. 2999; To provide increased funding for veterans health programs, and to negate the need for enrollment fees and increase in pharmacy co-payments||03/14/2006||Yea|
|R||Senate Amendment 1937||10/06/2005||Yea|
|R||Results of Senate Amendment 1937||10/06/2005||Yea|
|R||Akaka Amdt. No. 1852; Military Construction and Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, FY2006||09/22/2005||Yea|
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|P = Passed||= Voted With Us|
|A = Agreed To||= Voted Against Us|
|R = Rejected||= Not Scored|
|C = Confirmed||= Ineligible to Vote|
|F = Failed|
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|Bill Name||Our Position||Cosponsor?||Send Message|
|S.1950 - Comprehensive Veterans Health and Benefits and Military Retirement Pay Restoration Act of 2014||Support||No|
|S.944 - Veterans' Educational Transition Act of 2013||No Position||No|
|S.1717 - SERVE Act of 2013||No Position||No|
|S.1880 - Provides that the reduction in the annual adjustment to the retired pay of members of the Armed F...||Support||Yes|
|S.1872 - Provides that the reduction in the annual adjustment to the retired pay of members of the Armed F...||Support||No|
|S.1707 - Vulnerable Veterans Housing Reform Act||No Position||No|
|S.1773 - Andrew Prior Act or Andrew's Law||No Position||No|
|S.1682 - Veterans Education Counseling Act of 2013||No Position||No|
|S.1637 - United We Stand to Hire Veterans Act||No Position||No|
|S.1624 - VOW to Hire Heroes Extension Act of 2013||No Position||No|
|S.1684 - Servicemembers Transition Improvement Act of 2013||No Position||No|