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Sen. Patty Murray, D-Wash.

Senator (4th term)



Leadership: Conference Secretary
Political Highlights: candidate for Shoreline School Board, 1983; Shoreline School Board, 1983-89; Wash. Senate, 1989-93
Born: October 11, 1950; Bothell, Wash.
Residence: Seattle
Religion: Roman Catholic
Family: Husband, Rob Murray; two children
Education: Washington State U., B.A. 1972
Elected: 1992
Committee Assignments: Appropriations (Defense; Energy-Water; Homeland Security; Labor-HHS-Education - Ranking Member; Military Construction-VA; Transportation-HUD); Budget; Health, Education, Labor & Pensions; Veterans' Affairs
Social Media:

Roll Call Vitals

District Rating: Safe Democrat
House Seniority: 6th ranked Senate Democrat
Twitter: 50,876 followers
State Clout: Washington is 11th on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state

Election History

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