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Sen. Patty Murray (D-WA)

5th term Democrat from Washington.


Residence: Seattle

Marital Status: Married (Rob)

Prev. Occupation: Parenting Class Instructor, Secretary

Prev. Political Exp.: Shoreline School Board, 1983-89; WA Senate, 1989-93; US Senate, 1993-present

Education: BA Washington State University, 1972

Birthdate: 10/11/1950

Birthplace: Bothell, WA

Religion: Catholic

Percentage in Last Election: 59%

Major Opponent: Chris Vance


Current Elected Office Contact Information

Contact Sen. Patty Murray via Web Form.

Website: murray.senate.gov

Washington, D.C. Office:

154 Russell Senate Office Building,
District of Columbia 20510
Phone: (202) 224-2621
Fax: (202) 224-0238

Seattle Office: (more district offices)

915 2nd Avenue, 2988 Jackson Federal Building
Seattle, Washington 98174
Phone: (206) 553-5545
Fax: (206) 553-0891


Current Elected Office Committees:


Current Elected Office Staff Members:

  • Chief of Staff: Mindi Linquist
  • Scheduler: Beth Burke
  • Legis. Dir.: Ben Merkel
  • Education LA: Manuel Contreras
  • Comm. Dir.: Helen Hare
  • Veteran Affairs LA: Beth Foster
  • Military LA: Beth Foster
  • Child/Family Issues LA: Jason Smith
  • Telecomm LA: Jason Smith
  • Elections LA: Jason Smith
  • Health LA: Colin Goldfinch
  • Financial Services LA: Zach Mallove
  • Tax LA: Zach Mallove
  • Foreign Policy LA: Ryan Pettit
  • Agriculture LA: Hart Clements
  • Energy LA: Flannery Fox
  • Environment LA: Tre Easton



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
A H. Con. Res. 95 Conference Report; Appropriations resolution FY2006, Budget 04/29/2005 Nay Voted For
R Marriage Tax Penalty Relief Act 07/17/2000 Yea Not Scored
P Death Tax Elimination Act 07/14/2000 Yea Not Scored
A sl-Labor/HHS/Education Appropriations 06/27/2000 Yea Not Scored

P = Passed Voted For Us= Voted With Us
A = Agreed To Voted Against= Voted Against Us
R = Rejected Not Scored= Not Scored
C = Confirmed Ineligible to Vote= Ineligible to Vote
F = Failed

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Current Elected Office Bills:

Here is Sen. Patty Murray's cosponsorship status on our key legislation. Send Sen. Patty Murray a message by clicking in the "Send Message" column.

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Bill Name Cosponsor? Send Message
S.662 - A bill to reform the U.S. postal laws. Yes Send Message to Sen. Patty Murray
S.408 - Bill to Establish Programs to Help Prevent of Underage Drinking.' No Send Message to Sen. Patty Murray


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