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U.S. Senator Chris Murphy is scheduled to speak at his alma mater Williams College on Monday.

Sen. Murphy: "Incredible Honor" To Hear Pope's Address

Sep 24, 2015

Among the attendees at Pope Francis' historic address to a joint session of Congress on Thursday morning was U.S. Senator Chris Murphy, a Democrat from Connecticut. Murphy spoke with WAMC News this afternoon about his impressions.

Murphy Calls For Economic Sanctions Against Russia

Mar 3, 2014

Connecticut U.S. Senator Chris Murphy is calling for economic sanctions against Russia in response to its military presence in Crimea.

The Connecticut Post reports that Murphy told a gathering of Ukrainian-Americans on Saturday that refusal by the U.S. to participate in the planned Sochi summit of the eight wealthiest nations would send a strong message.

He also said the U.S. could cut off discussions on new trade agreements and suspend all current economic trade with Russia.

VP Biden to give address on gun violence in Conn.

Feb 19, 2013
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Vice President Joe Biden will be in Connecticut this week for a discussion on gun violence hosted by some of the state's Congress members.

Biden is expected to deliver the keynote address at the conference on federal efforts to curb gun violence.