2newcw11 thefan-am1090seattle-logo-fina2l

Patty Murray

President Barack Obama (Dishman/NBAE via Getty Images)

Obama Signs Legislation To Protect Wash. Landmark

Members of Washington’s congressional delegation say President Obama has signed legislation protecting the popular Green Mountain Lookout in the Glacier Peak Wilderness.

CBS Seattle–04/17/2014

(photo credit: Stephen Brashear/Getty Images)

Federal Gov’t To Pay Most Of Repair Costs For I-5 Bridge

Sen. Patty Murray says the U.S. Department of Transportation is releasing the remaining $15.6 million of the federal share for repair of the I-5 bridge over the Skagit River in Washington state that collapsed three weeks ago.

CBS Seattle–06/13/2013

File photo of Wash. Sen. Patty Murray. (credit: Getty Images)

After PTSD Probe, Army Doctor Suspended At Madigan

A 15-year veteran Army doctor has been suspended for alleged problems with patient care, but Dr. Russel Hicks said the suspension is retaliation for providing information on Madigan Army Medical Center’s troubled PTSD diagnosis program to investigators.

02/09/2013

Sen. Patty Murray at the 2012 Democratic National Convention (Getty Images)

Sen. Murray Eyes Top Spot On Budget Committee

U.S. Patty Murray wants to be chairwoman of the Senate Budget Committee.

CBS Seattle–11/16/2012

credit: YURI GRIPAS/AFP/Getty Images

Sen. Patty Murray Pushing Pentagon on PTSD Review

U.S. Sen. Patty Murray is pushing the Pentagon to move forward with its military-wide review of how soldiers are diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder and other behavioral health.

10/18/2012

Sen. Patty Murray (Getty Images)

Sen. Patty Murray’s Veterans Job Bill Shot Down By GOP

Washington Senator Patty Murray’s $1 billion jobs program that aims to put veterans back to work was voted down by senate Republicans. GOP Party leaders argued the spending for the measure violated spending limits that Congress agreed to last year.

CBS Seattle–09/20/2012

Live From T-Town: Biden Lets The GOP Have It

    “Appearing alongside Patty Murray and Maria Cantwell, Biden — clad in a purple University of Washington jacket and cap — used his speech to paint a stark contrast between Democrats and Republicans. “This […]

10/08/2010