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Sen. Patty Murray

Democrat from Washington

Update (1/20/2012): SOPA and PIPA have been indefinitely postponed; see statements by Sen. Harry Reid and Rep. Lamar Smith.


Stance on PIPA
Years served in Senate
% Votes with Party
Fax 202-224-0238
Office 448 Russell Senate Office Building
Official homepage
Phone 202-224-2621

Financial Contributions by Industry

This reported campaign contributions information comes from the OpenSecrets/Center for Responsive Politics API (read more about their campaign-contributions-per-industry API). You can also visit the OpenSecrets profile for Sen. Murray.

Industry Election Cycle Amount
Computers/Internet 2010 $363,129
2008 $67,760
TV/Movies/Music 2010 $99,166
2008 $6,000

Timeline: Sen. Murray and PIPA

A list of statements and legislative actions made by Sen. Murray relating to PIPA. Contact us at sopa[at] if you have additions or corrections.

Jan 18, 2012 Tweet
"Protecting IP is vital for jobs & econ in WA, but I have real concerns with #SOPA & #PIPA as currently drafted. Changes should be made. -PM"
Jan 12, 2012 Letter to constituent
"In the Senate, this legislation would fall under the jurisdiction of the Judiciary Committee. While I am not a member of that Committee, I want to assure you that I will be following the progress of this bill and will keep your views in mind if this or related legislation comes before the full Senate for consideration."

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