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Patrick Murphy

Patrick Murphy

Patrick Murphy represented Florida's 18th district in Congress from 2013-2017, and was the Democratic nominee for U.S. Senate in 2016. He is currently a Senior Fellow at Florida International University in Miami.

COMMENTARY

What’s the Matter With Florida?

By: - March 1, 2019

Last month as Ron DeSantis was sworn in as the 46th Governor of Florida, Sunshine State Democrats were hanging their heads in disbelief, having once again lost a critical statewide race by the slimmest of margins. Democrats across the country picked up six governorships and 40 U.S. House seats, yet Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum came […]