Patrick Murphy's file

Murphy

Democrat from Florida

Patrick Murphy is a candidate running for U.S. Senate in 2016. He serves in the U.S. House of Representatives representing District 18, which includes parts of Palm Beach, Martin and St. Lucie counties. He was first elected in 2012.

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PolitiFact Florida Top 5 in June 2016

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A guide to the attacks on Patrick Murphy’s resume

A PAC supporting Marco Rubio says that Patrick Murphy has distorted his business record and educational background. We sort out the facts.

 

Fact-checking the U.S. Senate candidates from Florida

We put several statements from hopefuls looking to fill Marco Rubio’s seat to the Truth-O-Meter test.

 

Fact-checking Patrick Murphy, Democratic hopeful to succeed Marco Rubio

The Treasure Coast congressman who ousted GOP firebrand Allen West wants to run for Senate in 2016.