Patricia Lynn Murray is an American politician who has served as president pro tempore of the United States Senate since 2023 and the senior United States Senator from Washington since 1993. A member of the Democratic Party, Murray served in the Washington State Senate from 1989 to 1993. She was Washington's first female U.S. senator and is the first woman in American history to hold the position of president pro tempore. Murray is also the youngest senator to occupy the office of president pro tempore in more than five decades. Wikipedia*
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Patty Murray has 1,853 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1992 Forum as a State Senator. The year with the most videos was 2017 with 106 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2011 with an average of 8,335 views per program. Most appearances with Chuck Schumer (216), Dick Durbin (152), Harry Reid (97). Most common tags: Federal Budget, Washington Politics, Democratic Party.
Assistant Democratic Leader (Jan 03, 2017 - Present) Videos: 1,847
D c. June 4, 1992 - c. November 4, 1992 Videos: 6