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Tampa Bay Times Op-Ed: Standing Up to Trump

By Patrick Murphy   In the Trump era, standing up to the president comes at a high cost. If you’re a department store, it could mean a Twitter shaming and boycotts. If you’re a federal judge, it could mean being publicly scorned alongside the entire judicial branch and system of checks and balances. If you’re […]

Sun-Sentinel Op-Ed: Major Hacking Claims Need Major Response

By Patrick Murphy   As a member of the House Intelligence Committee, I have made our nation’s response to cyberwarfare a primary focus. I authored a provision in the recently-passed 2017 intelligence authorization bill strengthening cybersecurity at America’s ports, and called for the urgent establishment of international norms for online engagement. But the increasingly alarming election-hacking […]

Tampa Bay Times: Patrick Murphy for U.S. Senate

By Tampa Bay Times Editorial Board   Florida voters tired of gridlock in Washington have a clear choice for U.S. Senate. Democrat Patrick Murphy of Jupiter has served just two terms in the House, but he is a centrist who is right on the issues and works in a bipartisan fashion. Incumbent Republican Sen. Marco […]

Pensacola News-Journal Op-Ed: ISIS and Cybersecurity

By Patrick Murphy   The national and international security threat posed by ISIS requires us to use every tool at our disposal to degrade and ultimately destroy the terror group. As a member of the House Intelligence Committee, I believe cybersecurity should play an even greater role in the nation’s multifaceted strategy to combat ISIS, […]