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    Former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie Sunday called out Georgia Democrat Stacey Abrams for praising a New Jersey in-person early voting law that provides fewer days of pre-Election Day in-person voting than a Georgia measure President Biden has compared to Jim Crow laws. The New Jersey bill was signed last week by Democratic Gov. Phil Murphy, while the Georgia bill became law with the...
    During a March 28, 2021, interview on NBC’s Meet the Press, Sen. Chris Murphy (D-CT) admitted that Democrats probably cannot round up 60 votes for the universal background check legislation contained in H.R. 8. Host Chuck Todd pointed out that Sens. Joe Manchin (D-WV) and Jon Tester (D-MT) have both made clear they do not support H.R. 8. Todd suggested...
    During the March 28, 2021, airing of NBC’s Meet the Press, Sen. Chris Murphy (D) outlined additional gun control that could be considered once universal background checks are in place. His comments came after host Chuck Todd asked if it is a “political impossibility” to secure regulation of certain categories of firearms at this time. Murphy responded, “I think right...
    Lindsey Graham dared Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer to bring a bill with an assault weapons ban to the floor of the upper chamber because he claims it won't pass. 'I would challenge Senator Schumer to bring the assault weapons ban to the floor of the United States Senate. It won't get 50 votes, much less 60,' the South Carolina...
    Senate Democrats paid tribute to mass shooting victims on Wednesday by reading their names into the record on the Senate floor two days after a man opened fire at a Boulder, Colo. supermarket killing 10. Sen. Chris MurphyChristopher (Chris) Scott MurphyDems plan to squeeze GOP over filibuster New shootings plunge Biden, Congress into gun control debate Biden faces pressure to end...
    Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and his Senate allies are strategizing how to cancel the filibuster, making good on their partisan promise to “change the world” by enacting legislation that would diminish gun ownership, legal immigration, voter ID laws, and free-market capitalism. Multiple Democrat caucus members have commented on such a scheme without much concern for what President Joe Biden proclaimed...
    Democratic Sen. Chris MurphyChristopher (Chris) Scott MurphyDemocrats play defense on border crisis Democratic lawmakers propose B hike for State Gun control groups focus all efforts on Senate MORE (Conn.) on Friday said he “fought back tears” during a visit to Customs and Border Protection (CBP) facilities with a bipartisan group of senators and Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro MayorkasAlejandro MayorkasMore than...
    An ally of President BidenJoe BidenPompeo: Reentering Iran deal would make Middle East 'less secure' DNC gears up for midterm push Biden struggles to unravel web of Trump immigration rules MORE argued Sunday that U.S. policy was not the primary driving factor behind a surge of migrants at the U.S.-Mexico border, instead blaming longstanding conditions in Central America and the...
    Sen. Chris Murphy (D-CT) introduced universal background check legislation to expand retail point-of-sale background checks to private sales as well. On February 14, 2021, Biden urged legislators to put forward universal background check legislation and on February 18, 2021, Breitbart News noted Murphy was expected to do it. Universal checks criminalize law-abiding citizens who sell a 5-shot revolver to a lifelong...
    Democratic Senator Chris Murphy of Connecticut is reintroducing legislation Tuesday that would require universal background checks on the sale or transfer of all firearms. Universal background checks are largely supported by Americans but have not gained traction in Congress. Murphy's bill, the Background Check Expansion Act, would extend a background check requirement to unlicensed and private firearm sellers before selling...
    Sen. Chris Murphy on Sunday said that he believes the Senate has a responsibility to hold an impeachment trial of former President Donald Trump, adding that it is an open question whether or not such a trial is constitutional.  Murphy, D-Conn., told "Fox News Sunday" host Chris Wallace that he believes the fact the Senate could bar Trump from holding...
    Democratic Connecticut Sen. Chris Murphy said there is “no comparison” between incendiary comments made by California Rep. Maxine Waters and other Democrats and those made by former President Donald Trump. During an appearance on “Fox News Sunday,” Fox News anchor Chris Wallace asked Murphy about Republican Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul’s contention, made earlier on the show, that Democrats have a...
    Sen. Chris MurphyChristopher (Chris) Scott MurphySunday shows preview: Budget resolution clears path for .9 trillion stimulus; Senate gears up for impeachment trial Five things to know about Biden's Yemen move Why school nurses are vital to ending the school-to-prison pipeline MORE (D-Conn.) on Sunday defended the constitutionality of an impeachment trial for former President TrumpDonald TrumpTwitter permanently suspends Gateway Pundit...
    The best sales to shop this weekend Brandon Ingram shows Lakers he isnt same player they traded away Chris Murphy, Longtime Manager of INXS, Dies at 66 Chris Murphy Chris Murphy, the Australian entrepreneur who managed rock band INXS, has died. He was 66. “It is with great sadness that Caroline Murphy and family confirm that Christopher (CM) Mark...
    Savannah Rychcik December 29, 2020 0 Comments Sen. Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) is tearing into Republicans over their opposition to an increase in the amount included in stimulus checks from $600 to $2,000. “A lot of Republicans are saying they object to the payments because it costs too much and is going to add too much to the deficit. Well frankly,...
    Senator Chris Murphy ridiculed Republican claims of voter distrust—in a remarkably pithy manner—during a Wednesday night appearance on AC360, and completely dismantled claims made by Senator Josh Hawley about his constituents’ distrust in the 2020 election. The Democratic senator from Connecticut was interviewed by Anderson Cooper just after the CNN anchor criticized the Republican circular logic of investigating voter...
    CNN host Chris Cuomo chose not to mention threats made against U.S. General Services Administration chief Emily Murphy on Monday as he continued to criticize her days after urging viewers to give her “more attention.” Murphy informed President-elect Joe Biden that her agency has formally ascertained him as the apparent winner of the 2020 presidential election and would move ahead with transition proceedings. Her letter...
    Sen. Chris MurphyChristopher (Chris) Scott MurphyOvernight Defense: Trump fires Defense chief Mark Esper | Worries grow about rudderless post-election Pentagon | Esper firing hints at broader post-election shake-up | Pelosi says Esper firing shows Trump intent on sowing 'chaos' 5 things to know about the Pfizer vaccine news Trump fires Defense chief Mark Esper MORE (D-Conn.) said on Tuesday that...
    Sen. Chris MurphyChristopher (Chris) Scott MurphyOvernight Health Care: Trump takes criticism of Fauci to a new level | GOP Health Committee chairman defends Fauci | Birx confronted Pence about Atlas Senate Democrats call for ramped up Capitol coronavirus testing Senate Democrats seek to alleviate public concern about some results not being available on election night MORE (D-Conn.) said the American...
    Fox News host Tucker Carlson criticized Democratic Connecticut Sen. Chris Murphy for suggesting former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani is “a treasonous Russian spy.” “Keep in mind for 50 years Rudy Giuliani has worked for the American government at all levels from local to federal,” Carlson said on Fox News’ “Tucker Carlson Tonight.”  “Now, Sen. Murphy … tells...
    Democratic Senator Chris Murphy predicts Judge Amy Coney Barrett's confirmation to the fill the Supreme Court seat left vacant by the death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg would result a country that looks "very, very different." "She's going to overturn the Affordable Care Act. She's going to overturn Roe v. Wade. She's going to make same sex marriage illegal again,"...
    Former New Jersey Governor Chris Christie confirmed that he had contracted COVID-19 a week after appearing at a White House event that many people are calling a “superspreader”. Now, the 58-year-old Republican is still in the hospital and has been silent on social media, prompting questions about his condition. According to NJ.com, after checking himself into the Morristown Medical Center,...
    Getty Former New Jersey Governor Chris Christie hasn’t been seen by the public since he checked himself into a hospital on Saturday following his COVID-19 diagnosis. It’s been six days now since he checked into the hospital, and many are wondering how the politician is. Rumors have been swirling about Christie’s health, and the severity of his COVID-19...
    Sen. Chris Murphy, D-Conn., claimed on Friday that Russian President Vladimir Putin will step up his efforts to meddle in the upcoming election in the coming days now that President Trump has tested positive for coronavirus. Murphy said the public needs to be “much more serious about the Russian threat” after Trump announced that he and first lady Melania Trump will quarantine...
    Democratic Connecticut Sen. Chris Murphy claimed Friday that Russian President Vladimir Putin was a “campaign surrogate” for President Donald Trump. Murphy spoke with CNN’s Jim Sciutto about the news that had broken overnight, namely, that both Trump and first lady Melania Trump had tested positive for coronavirus. He said that quarantining would force the president to stay off the campaign...
    Sen. Chris Murphy (D-CT) wrote in a statement Friday that “no business should proceed” in the Senate, which would include the confirmation of Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court, until the Senate understands the scope of the coronavirus spread in Washington, DC. Murphy released a statement after President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump tested positive for...
    Moments after White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows spoke to the press without wearing a mask, a senator took him — and others in the White House — to task for being lax about Covid-19 safety protocols following President Donald Trump’s positive test. Appearing on CNN Newsroom Friday, Sen. Chris Murphy (D-CT) slammed Meadows for not wearing a...
    Charley Gallay/Getty Images, Matt Winkelmeyer/Getty Images, Amy Sussman/Getty Images Chris Rock, Eddie Murphy, Dave Chappelle and Chris Tucker almost starred in a “Black Ocean’s Eleven” about a gang that robs Trump Tower. Rock recalled the unmade project in a new interview with The Hollywood Reporter, noting that Donald Trump was envisioned as the film’s villain. Rock said the movie was...
    Democrat Senator Chris Murphy asked one of the stupidest questions in the history of sports Tuesday. According to Ross Dellenger, Murphy was speaking with University of Wisconsin chancellor Rebecca Blank during a hearing, and suggested the salaries of college football coaches be capped. (RELATED: David Hookstead Is The True King In The North When It Comes To College Football) He asked, “Your head coach makes...
    Senator Chris Murphy (D- CT) said last week that President Donald Trump’s “deliberately killing people” for not enforcing covid guidelines at his events. Can we take the gloves off and tell the truth? Trump is deliberately killing people. He holds rallies where people get infected. On Thursday, no social distancing or masks, sending a clear message that the...
    U.S. Senator Chris Murphy (D-CT) is blasting President Donald Trump, accusing him of willfully and intentionally causing the deaths of thousands of Americans because of his policies and behaviors toward the coronavirus. “I do believe this President is deliberately killing people because all he had to do was make different choices about the behavior that he modeled and there would...
    Democratic Sen. Chris Murphy accused President Trump of “deliberately killing people.” “Can we take the gloves off and tell the truth? Trump is deliberately killing people. He holds rallies where people get infected. On Thursday, no social distancing or masks, sending a clear message that the CDC should be ignored,” Murphy wrote on Twitter. “His plan is to kill...
    Democratic Sen. Chris Murphy of Connecticut deleted a tweet he posted Thursday condemning vigilantism, looting and police shootings of black people, saying it gave the false impression he was equating property damage to murder. “This isn’t hard. Vigilantism is bad. Police officers shooting black people in the back is bad. Looting and property damage is bad,” Murphy wrote in the...
    Bradley Cortright August 25, 2020 0 Comments Sen. Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) tells The New York Times that his job is not “a lot of fun right now” because he views it as his responsibility to help “hold this together” until President Donald Trump leaves office.  In his forthcoming book, “The Violence Inside Us,” Murphy writes about the “demoralizing daily cadence of political life in the...
    Sen. Chris Murphy (D-CT) suggested democracy might have a limited lifespan in the United States, telling the New York Times it is “so unnatural that it’s illogical to think it would be permanent.” “This job is not a lot of fun right now. You have a chief executive who is an administrative nightmare and intent on dividing us — it...
    Former New Jersey Republican Gov. Chris Christie has slammed his successor, Democrat Phil Murphy, after Murphy ordered every New Jersey voter on the state's rolls to receive a ballot in the mail ahead of the November election. Christie told Fox News Radio's "Brian Kilmeade Show" that Murphy's order was hypocritical and ignorant of the chaos that follwed the Garden State's primary elections last month. He...
    New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy (D) on Sunday reassured voters of the work his administration is doing to ensure votes are counted accurately in November. Speaking with "Fox News Sunday" host Chris WallaceChristopher (Chris) WallaceChris Wallace rips both parties for coronavirus package impasse: 'Pox on both their houses' Hillary Clinton on possible Trump loss: He won't go 'silently into the...
    Sen. Chris MurphyChristopher (Chris) Scott MurphyDemocrats try to force Trump to boost medical supplies production Overnight Defense: Air Force general officially becomes first African American service chief | Senators introduce bill to block Trump armed drone sale measure | State Department's special envoy for Iran is departing the Trump administration Senators introduce bill to block Trump armed drone sale measure...
    Draymond Green, who’s never been shy about pointing out what he sees as injustices, is teaming up with U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy in the ongoing battle to reform the NCAA while also intensifying the fight for racial justice. The Warriors All-Star and the Connecticut Democratic, both of whom see an exploitative nature to college sports, co-authored an op-ed published...
    Ohio State quarterback Justin Fields is back on campus, and he’s ready to work towards bringing a national title to Columbus. Patrick Murphy tweeted a photo of junior phenom quarterback on campus wearing a white mask amid the coronavirus pandemic. (RELATED: David Hookstead Is The True King In The North When It Comes To College Football) He added that Fields has already been working...
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