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Stories with person: Patrick Murphy
  • Wealthy homebuilder likely to enter Florida GOP Senate race 
    Updated: Feb-08-16 7:59 pm

    TALLAHASSEE, Florida - A wealthy Manatee County homebuilder is likely to jump into Florida's U.S. Senate race in a move that would pit key members of Gov. Rick Scott's political team against Lt. Gov. Carlos Lopez-Cantera in the Republican primary.

  • Generals say women should have to register for draft story has photos
    Updated: Feb-02-16 6:39 pm

    WASHINGTON - The top Army and Marine Corps generals told senators Tuesday that it will take up to three years to fully integrate women into all combat jobs, adding that women also should have to register for the draft.

  • Florida Democrats have clear choice in race to replace Rubio 
    Updated: Jan-28-16 11:28 am

    TALLAHASSEE, Florida - Florida Democrats must decide whether their best shot at winning the Senate seat now held by Marco Rubio is a liberal firebrand who has said the GOP health plan was to hope people die quickly, or a moderate Democrat who often votes with Republicans.

  • Pennsylvania congressman's brother wants to succeed him 
    Updated: Jan-21-16 7:31 pm

    DOYLESTOWN, Pennsylvania - A former FBI agent says he'll run for his brother's seat in Congress in eastern Pennsylvania's highly competitive 8th District.

  • Army acting secretary steps aside amid stalled nomination 
    Updated: Jan-11-16 1:44 pm

    WASHINGTON - Acting Army Secretary Eric Fanning is stepping aside, at least temporarily, because the Senate hasn't confirmed his nomination, officials said Monday.