Christopher S. Murphy
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There's going to be a conversation about what the proportional response is. But I don't necessarily think there's going to be partisan division over whether or not we have the ability as a Congress to speak on issues outside of the nuclear agreement. We have to make a decision whether we are going to get involved in the emerging proxy war in a bigger way than we are today, between Iran and Saudi.
Looks like we have 2 governments. @VP just gave speech about shared values btwn US and Europe as @POTUS openly wages war on those values.
An independent, nonpartisan commission is the only way to really get to the bottom of this. Give it subpoena power and allow it to do what the Republicans have been explicit that the two existing intelligence committee investigations are not going to do.
While this is not wholly unprecedented, it's part of a series of aggressive actions by Russia that threaten U.S. national security and the security of our allies.
President Trump and his administration must end their silence and immediately respond to these threats to our national security.
There's a lot of mending of fences that has to happen between the Netanyahu government and a lot of Democrats who feel like he unnecessarily politicized the U.S.-Israeli relationship.
If you can't manage your own financial affairs, how can we expect that you're going to be a responsible steward of a dangerous, lethal firearm.
Ha! As a prosecutor, Dick used to put guys like u in jail. Now, u use your position to mock vets, he uses his to make their lives better.
This, ultimately, is going to get Americans killed. I believe it. We have now handed them a path to rebirth...this is a huge win for hardliners.
If President Trump moves forward with his plan to ban gun-free school zones, will you support that proposal?
When Betsy DeVos appears before the Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee, I will have some important questions for her and for the members of our committee who will vote on her nomination. I want to know how Congress would put someone who has spent her life trying to strip funding from public schools in charge of those very schools.
I'm looking for a leader who will be an advocate for growing diplomacy as a tool in our national security toolkit, and who doesn't shy away from confronting countries like Russia over increased aggression.
Of course, I know firsthand what a fierce fighter Linda McMahon is, and though we haven't always seen eye to eye, I have confidence she'll bring that fight to the SBA on behalf of Connecticut small businesses.
Pressing China on Taiwan won't likely bring them to the table on North Korea and currency. Risks backing them into a dark, nasty corner.
Foreign policy consistency is a means, not an end. It's not sacred. Thus, it's Trump's right to shift policy, alliances, strategy.
It would be a really dangerous precedent to break here.
Thousands of civilians are being killed, and terrorist groups inside the country, like al Qaeda and ISIS, are getting stronger. Until the Saudis' conduct changes, the U.S. should put a pause on further arms sales.
There are going to be a lot of voters in this country who are going to watch ... the votes that are cast next week.