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U.S. Senator from Connecticut.

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I’m just not used to this. Good news after good news. Hit after hit. https://t.co/Hood8QU56O
1/27
2021
Correct! Ohio’s William Allen entered the Senate in 1837. He supported war with Britain to gain control of the Oreg… https://t.co/OVHMgl0rvpI noticed today the Senate roll call now begins with “Ms. Baldwin”. So when I was presiding tonight I asked the cle… https://t.co/ln6xbBKmTMCosign. https://t.co/6KOPZVWol8It's hard to overhype the importance of putting Putin on the spot during these calls. Trump never raised these issu… https://t.co/09u8Ho6951-increasing the minimum wage is super popular -$2,000 checks for low and middle income Americans is super popular -… https://t.co/myQtQpHZ9SNever say never. https://t.co/oSY2YWNbOKHeads up: Republicans are going to claim that Biden isn’t “unifying” the country because they are going to vote ag… https://t.co/x5jWKwpJheThread 👇👇 https://t.co/VE7NZHe5kM
Retweeted by Chris Murphy"It's an extraordinary and very sad night." @ChrisMurphyCT on the House delivering the impeachment article to the Senate. #TheReidOut
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1/26
2021
Very positive vaccine news: Israeli HMO Maccabi reports just 20 positive coronavirus tests out of 128,000 people wh… https://t.co/OeG7sipg0f
Retweeted by Chris MurphyTrump's bogus claims of election fraud didn't allow him to overturn the election. But now Republicans are using t… https://t.co/cOuroT4scaA decade ago I founded the Buy American Caucus in the House of Representatives. It's criminal how much federal purc… https://t.co/chKp8aS43VWhen Trump came into office, the JCPOA had aligned U.S./Britain/France/Germany/Russia/China vs. Iran. Trump and th… https://t.co/TrJBAMTeClNow the hawks - who opposed the Iran deal and pressed Trump into a losing strategy - want to tell Biden he can't hi… https://t.co/mjIC3ClLWSNo other nation joined our new sanctions. Instead, all our JCPOA partners developed work-arounds to keep the Irania… https://t.co/t0ZUg5dsy3The hawks' theory was if we pulled out of the nuclear deal and went back to sanctions and tough talk, Iran would co… https://t.co/1yNErdWQKhTrump's "maximum pressure" campaign proved a catastrophic failure, but the Iran hawks are unrepentant. Now they wan… https://t.co/veJdzbmLsYThis is the first time I can recall a US lawmaker putting @theGCF as their top climate priority. Importantly,… https://t.co/0PY6C6ugd4
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1/25
2021
Rogers should have tried to run it in, and the Packers should have gone for it on fourth and goal. Two bad decision… https://t.co/fd5iFWnBQ9Thank you! But stay in Wyoming and get Democrats elected. https://t.co/hCHf5fRYncA red state was given a clear, unequivocal choice: do you want Democrats to control the House and Senate in order t… https://t.co/UE9vmwe5WuBrian’s a pretty good Senator. I would like him to win. A small contribution today would be a worthwhile use of you… https://t.co/X9So8kHWuzThis isn’t rocket science. Loading schools up with police ends with kids - especially kids of color - getting kick… https://t.co/FmbiYxvYnpNEW MOTTO: Do popular things. Don’t let people who hate popular things stop you. https://t.co/VXDn15tWsLJoe Biden wants Congress to pass an agenda that is very popular with the public. An agenda the country can unify be… https://t.co/jmeRtjW2AZBiden's agenda is quite popular, per new ABC News-Ipsos poll. 81% percent support mask-wearing requirement on feder… https://t.co/bMsX9UvE02
Retweeted by Chris MurphyYemen, on brink of collapse. Final Trump move against #Houthis could be “death sentence for millions” ⁦@ABC ⁦… https://t.co/kiHWTbiIdA
Retweeted by Chris MurphyHuh. https://t.co/PzHOZmvF2f
1/24
2021
https://t.co/X5kvvf3bJJ https://t.co/GLOfWGIcpj.@MLBTV showing the Hank Aaron’s 1971 All Star game. It’s awesome. 3 takeaways so far: -Juan Marichal’s windup was… https://t.co/pfNO8dZpD2This is extraordinary. A reminder of how rare and precious democracy is, how much risk people across the world ar… https://t.co/PIy9yjTh2hThese comments from the Microsoft president are amazing — just a very honest and straightforward description of how… https://t.co/DcRYmFwFsj
Retweeted by Chris MurphyI’m so proud the FEED Act has been reintroduced by @ChrisMurphyCT & @SenatorTimScott and included in @POTUS’s Ameri… https://t.co/5mIrggBdtV
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1/23
2021
red sox negotiating this offseason like https://t.co/oFJmR0JjWU
Retweeted by Chris MurphyThe last time I was here in 2017, Capitol police were escorting me to central booking for leading a non-violent pro… https://t.co/hbwpQZCpHf
Retweeted by Chris MurphyI’m going to live on Facebook right now to talk about where things stand on Biden’s Cabinet, COVID relief, and impe… https://t.co/nk76Jc7j5DJoe Biden's agenda is one that unites, not divides, the country. -Higher minimum wage -Taking climate change serio… https://t.co/8NaM8BXzCBfwiw it’s hard to find someone smarter on the Middle East (and more willing to dare to think outside the broken for… https://t.co/w6FIhc4Hm3Unacceptable. Numerous Senators working to fix this as we speak. I just got off the phone with the acting Capitol P… https://t.co/5KMRpnwzXTBiden is making transparency cool again. So in that spirit I quickly jotted down a behind-the-scenes account of wha… https://t.co/VvJIpPdSnmGreat news. @SenatorBaldwin and I led the fight over the last year to federalize the medical supply chain. Our effo… https://t.co/u4f4j62S32
1/22
2021
So after Mitch McConnell changed the Senate rules at a blistering pace during his 6 years in charge, he is threaten… https://t.co/9lUHvTfoUcMan, today feels good. https://t.co/aSYwTv2sAwSouth Korean president, who had a marriage of convenience with Trump on North Korea policy but chafed on trade and… https://t.co/oW0cBudw9i
Retweeted by Chris MurphyAs the son of an exterminator and a homemaker and a descendant of Holocaust victims, I'm thinking about my family a… https://t.co/J5yV6Ey4cg
Retweeted by Chris Murphy#NewProfilePic https://t.co/o680vsc9rL @ChrisMurphyCT @brianschatz Connecticut Democratic Senator Murphy gaveled out the Senate tonight with the Senate no… https://t.co/fgOxOoX3kh
Retweeted by Chris MurphyRelieved @brianschatz, who was presiding for much of the evening. Which was pretty amazing. Thank you to everyone… https://t.co/GEhyskdBIf
1/21
2021
Um @brianschatz is presiding over the Senate right now. Pretty freaking cool.Just a thrilling moment in the Senate right now. Senators milling about. Vice President Harris moments away from ar… https://t.co/LURqfUlXZIHats off to @RoyBlunt, superb ad lib on Amy + snow and Obama + Amazing Grace.
Retweeted by Chris MurphyI hope this was as WOW a moment on TV as it was in person. https://t.co/x3c6v8zcigThe Senator slated to sit next to me didn’t show. So the ushers filled the seat with Alexis, a staffer who voluntee… https://t.co/B87E1Cxe2KRelief. Joy. A sense of purpose and responsibility. I feel all of it. Thank you @POTUS for challenging us to rise… https://t.co/n3Jl9uOkLkImportant turning point for ghastly #YemenWar: ⁦@ABlinken⁩ to ⁦@ChrisMurphyCT⁩: “The President-elect has made cle… https://t.co/SnFTDYegYs
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1/20
2021
Blinken and Graham agreed on a number of issues during their exchange, and dems noticed. “Notwithstanding all of th… https://t.co/D3nOkcw191
Retweeted by Chris MurphyAnd @ChrisMurphyCT questions were a nice change of pace from the previous more status quo'ish questions. https://t.co/GBVDqloeYb
Retweeted by Chris MurphyThis is a big, big deal. Thank you @JoeBiden and @ABlinken. This move will save lives and make America safer. https://t.co/nBK6ku7mZkIf the world doesn't make significant progress on climate change in the next 4 years, we may run out of time. So… https://t.co/YGaQbNuElWI guess I appreciate him just saying it out loud. That America's multiculturalism is a weakness. That if you're not… https://t.co/FRGym1r4YCDue respect noted. But only a competent Dept of Defense could have defended the Capitol on Jan 6. It’s not fear mon… https://t.co/b7xzHFqaCn
1/19
2021
Democrats who opposed a waiver for General James Mattis under President Trump are feeling pressured to stay consist… https://t.co/DEezKqPYeM
Retweeted by Chris Murphy“The invitation that I accepted...is the President of the United States'. That's it. It’s not Republican or Democra… https://t.co/g2DOzRqKrQ
Retweeted by Chris MurphyAnd with that, this Harris is also done in the Senate✌️ https://t.co/gAzDIT2tJL
Retweeted by Chris Murphy @ChrisHarrisKC @KamalaHarris Feels like @ChrisHarrisKC accomplished everything he came to the Senate to do. His bos… https://t.co/7qRzrFtM1FBut there is simply much less reason to be fearful of a recently retired general running DoD under Biden. This real… https://t.co/hMdo3VhbdUProgressives should push hard to assure that State, not DoD, takes the lead in confronting security threats, since… https://t.co/uijDKuKHRIAll of this is different under Biden. Biden has loads of experience and a built in healthy skepticism of military a… https://t.co/GiM3XublmcA general at DoD was especially worrying under Trump. Trump had zero foreign policy experience, a penchant to glori… https://t.co/1ybyVGuV4WIn 2017 I voted against granting a waiver for Jim Mattis. My constituents should rightfully ask, what’s different n… https://t.co/RDIvAxyQ1lThe internal security threat the U.S. faces right now is serious. We need a Secretary of Defense on the job immedia… https://t.co/1Y1wP0XtodGREAT MOMENTS IN WORKPLACE MOTIVATION, PART TWO https://t.co/YUlMM5fu5Q
Retweeted by Chris MurphyMartin Luther King Jr. would be proud of the thousands of Connecticut residents who marched last summer for racial… https://t.co/tA6g9ZB1snUpdate from @PeteWilliamsNBC: A law enforcement official says the evacuation was prompted by what turned out to be… https://t.co/gCGUI71qDk
Retweeted by Chris MurphyThis would have been the exact site of the smoke. https://t.co/0DJGsTWtERI'm not there, but the smoke is coming from about four blocks south of the Capitol complex, under a highway bridge.… https://t.co/KkfonDnr76Sixty years ago tonight, President Eisenhower warned us to "guard against the acquisition of unwarranted influence,… https://t.co/VD83Tzf2yF
Retweeted by Chris MurphyThe riot at the Capitol brought American democracy “to its knees,” Senator @ChrisMurphyCT said. But healing the nat… https://t.co/YimjhL6yQw
Retweeted by Chris MurphyRichard Bieder died this weekend. He outlived his law partner, Mike Koskoff, by 20 months. Together, they sued gun… https://t.co/kvLPSFmDKZThe Biden team knows that by giving a pass to Russia's human rights violations, America portrays weakness. No Russi… https://t.co/aqAfcGz45XA Möbius strip of conspiracy theory. https://t.co/SUIm9jRmqj
1/18
2021
The majority of Republicans have given up on democracy. This is a big deal, a direct consequence of their party’s l… https://t.co/bFO5v27gTqThe defense cuts were a consequence of a policy driven by Republicans. Troops got regular pay raises under Obama.… https://t.co/G8nNdVHbvPI applaud Republican Senators who are suddenly concerned about the corrupting influence Trump's conspiracy-spreadin… https://t.co/kdVhv6P5qW
1/17
2021
.@SenToddYoung is a smart guy https://t.co/Frde9ZQpXqIt’s not just that the members of Congress who were trying to overturn the vote helped incite a mob. The minute th… https://t.co/ExKEeEQ0YVThis guy is going to jail for a long time. And anyone else who tries this crap will suffer the same fate. They’ll b… https://t.co/vHP359ymQ5Biden is bringing in top talent, including all stars @wendyrsherman and Victoria Nuland, to help restore American g… https://t.co/LgpRn8KKVYFirst come, first serve vaccination programs advantage higher income people who aren't juggling three jobs and don'… https://t.co/hOhIJDoXgfDemocracies are transparent. Dictatorships are opaque. Joe Biden understands this. https://t.co/jcK4ZHpeOeSort of feels like the Red Sox have just given up. Hard to understand what’s happening with this franchise. https://t.co/XLpBP8Gio5
1/16
2021
Neither did I. https://t.co/oQUEgbRX3CThe NRA, a get rich quick scheme for its executives that pushed positions wildly out of step with gun owners, is co… https://t.co/BdVNM5HzTz100% right, and so important to have leaders willing to tell these truths. https://t.co/MB9cGcKVZA
Retweeted by Chris MurphyI said this today in a discussion for the Atlantic Council and I believe it. The hyper-militarization of our foreig… https://t.co/lRHhHrZUXqDemocratic Sen. @ChrisMurphyCT says the Covid response and Cabinet confirmations should be higher priorities than t… https://t.co/qa8cKMFqaO
Retweeted by Chris Murphy"American rule of law is founded on the premise of accountability. When you violate a law or norm there are consequ… https://t.co/U4jiCb3yet
Retweeted by Chris MurphyThe mob came closer to Pence than previously realized. And the invader who reached his place in the Senate left a n… https://t.co/vudgkIbvOC
Retweeted by Chris MurphyThis is a must read, from a Republican House member. https://t.co/iCR7HNI6PM
1/15
2021

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