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Miami Herald Op-Ed: Devin Nunes Must Step Down

By Patrick Murphy   The sense of comity and duty that characterizes the House Intelligence Committee, on which I was honored to serve on during my time in Congress, crumbled this week after Chairman Devin Nunes took several harmful actions. The news that he canceled this week’s hearings — preventing former acting attorney general Sally […]

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 […]