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Stephanie Murphy Will Continue to Head Up Blue Dog Caucus on Capitol Hill

Murphy announced she will serve as co-chair of administration while U.S. Rep. Ed Case, D-Hi., will stay in charge of policy and U.S. Rep. Tom O’Halleran, D-Ariz., remains in charge of communications. 
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Stephanie Murphy Goes into Self-Quarantine After Two Congressmen Test Positive for COVID-19

With two members of the U.S. House testing positive for coronavirus, U.S. Rep. Stephanie Murphy, D-Fla., announced on Thursday that she was going into self-quarantine.
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Mike Bloomberg Nails Down Endorsements in Florida

Bloomberg announced at the end of last week that U.S. Rep. Stephanie Murphy, D-Fla., was backing his presidential bid. Murphy, one of the leaders of the moderate Blue Dog Caucus on Capitol Hill, had endorsed former U.S. Rep. Beto O’Rourke, D-Tex., who bowed out of the race after failing to meet expectations.
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Party Lines Soften in the Florida Delegation on Budget Vote

This week, the U.S. House voted to suspend the debt limit for two years and passed a $1.37 trillion budget with $738 billion going to defense. The proposal was supported by U.S. Treasury Sec. Steven Mnuchin and U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif.

Stephanie Murphy Wants to Raise the Minimum Wage to $15 an Hour by 2024

Murphy and her office insisted raising the minimum wage would benefit Central Florida.