Sen. Patty Murray


Elected Positions

Dates Title / State / District
1993-2017 Senator,

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Sponsorship Analysis

Murray is a far-left Democrat according to GovTrack's own analysis of bill sponsorship. Murray’s bills have had a total of 193 cosponsors in the 113th Congress.

Use this chart to compare Murray to other members of the Senate on leadership and ideology.

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Committee Membership

Patty Murray sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Some of Murray’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

From Feb 1993 to Apr 2014, Murray missed 151 of 7,117 roll call votes, which is 2.1%. This is worse than the median of 1.8% among the lifetime records of senators currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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