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  • NEWS: Rep. Murphy Issues Statement on Workplace Shooting in Orlando
    Posted in Press Releases on June 5, 2017 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Congresswoman Stephanie Murphy issued the following statement in response to the workplace shooting today in Orlando where five individuals were killed and seven injured, according to the Orange County Sheriff’s Office: “I’m incredibly saddened by the news of this morning’s tragic shooting in Orlando. My heart breaks for the families and coworkers affected, and I join all Floridians in praying for a quick recovery for those injured and for the families who lost a loved on... Read more

  • NEWS: Rep. Murphy Issues Statement on U.S. Withdrawal from Paris Climate Agreement
    Posted in Press Releases on June 1, 2017 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Congresswoman Stephanie Murphy from Winter Park, Fla., issued the following statement on the United States’ withdrawal from the Paris climate agreement: “Addressing climate change and promoting clean, renewable energy is good for Floridians and the economy. That’s why I—along with Republicans, Democrats, businesses and environmental groups—oppose the president’s decision to withdraw from the Paris climate agreement. The United States should not only be a part of any inter... Read more

  • NEWS: Rep. Murphy Announces $1.84 Million Federal Grant to Enhance Safety of Rail Passengers in Central Florida
    Posted in Press Releases on May 31, 2017 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Congresswoman Stephanie Murphy of Winter Park, Fla., today announced that the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Railroad Administration has awarded a $1.84 million grant to improve safety for SunRail and Amtrak passengers along 110 miles of the Central Florida Rail Corridor in the Orlando region. Specifically, the federal funding will be used by the Florida Department of Transportation to implement a safety system known as the Interoperable Electronic Train Mana... Read more

  • NEWS: Rep. Murphy Announces Over $1 Million in Grants for Universities in Central Florida
    Posted in Press Releases on May 26, 2017 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Congresswoman Stephanie Murphy from Winter Park, Fla., today announced that two universities in her central Florida district will be receiving over $1 million in federal grants from the U.S. Department of Education. The University of Central Florida (UCF) in Orlando will receive $772,500 in grant funding, while Rollins College in Winter Park will be awarded $322,335. The grants will be used to administer “Upward Bound” programs designed to prepare low-income high school s... Read more

  • NEWS: Rep. Murphy Introduces Bill to Protect Classified Information from Foreign Adversaries
    Posted in Press Releases on May 24, 2017 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Congresswoman Stephanie Murphy of Winter Park, Fla., today introduced a bill to protect U.S. national security by safeguarding classified information. The Prevention and Oversight of Intelligence Sharing with Enemies (POISE) Act would require the president to promptly notify the House and Senate congressional intelligence committees when any U.S. executive branch official, including the president himself, intentionally or inadvertently discloses Top Secret information to ... Read more

  • NEWS: Rep. Murphy Issues Statement on Trump Budget
    Posted in Press Releases on May 23, 2017 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Congresswoman Stephanie Murphy of Winter Park, Fla., issued the following statement on President Trump’s FY2018 budget proposal to Congress: “President Trump’s budget is both morally and fiscally irresponsible, using smoke and mirrors to make false claims about its real fiscal impact. It also makes us less safe, cutting critical anti-terrorism programs—which hurts cities like Orlando—and slashing State Department funding during a perilous time in the world. This budget es... Read more

  • NEWS: Rep. Murphy Issues Statement on TPS Extension for Haitians
    Posted in Press Releases on May 22, 2017 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Congresswoman Stephanie Murphy of Winter Park, Fla., issued the following statement on today’s decision by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security to extend, for six months, Haiti’s Temporary Protected Status (TPS) designation: “Extending temporary protected status for Haitian nationals living in the United States is the right decision, both morally and economically,” said Rep. Murphy. “This decision will enable tens of thousands of Haitians—including many living and wor... Read more

  • NEWS: Rep. Murphy Invites Students to Enter the Congressional App Challenge
    Posted in Press Releases on May 19, 2017 | Preview rr

    WINTER PARK, FL - U.S. Congresswoman Stephanie Murphy of Winter Park, Fla., is inviting students from her district to participate in the 2017 Congressional App Challenge (CAC). The challenge will give Central Florida students an opportunity to represent their community in Washington, D.C., by designing and developing a software application, or “app”, for smart phones, tablets, and other digital platforms. CAC was designed to support education in STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and M... Read more

  • NEWS: Rep. Murphy Announces Local Student Accepted at U.S. Air Force Academy
    Posted in Press Releases on May 18, 2017 | Preview rr

    WINTER PARK, FL - Today, U.S. Congresswoman Stephanie Murphy of Winter Park, Fla., announced that Gregory Duane Skage of Winter Park High School has been accepted to the U.S. Air Force Academy. Earlier this year, Murphy nominated Skage to the Colorado Springs-based academy, where he will begin this fall and is expected to graduate in 2021 as a commissioned officer in the U.S. Air Force. “I was so proud to nominate Gregory, who is an exceptional student and athlete, and I congratulate him on his... Read more

  • NEWS: Rep. Murphy: Congress Should Subpoena Comey Memos
    Posted in Press Releases on May 16, 2017 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON, D.C. - Congresswoman Stephanie Murphy of Winter Park, Fla., issued the following statement in response to reports that President Trump personally asked then-FBI Director James Comey to end the Bureau’s investigation into former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn, and that Director Comey memorialized this request in a memo: "This is a very serious allegation. Congress must obtain all relevant information about this conversation, and James Comey must testify in an open forum. Cong... Read more

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