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Thursday, September 17, 2020
Murphy calls for more public input on failure of Illinois’ unemployment system

State Representatives Tom Bennett (R-Gibson City), Dan Caulkins (R-Decatur) and Mike Murphy (R-Springfield) today called for public hearings and more public input regarding the multiple failures of the Illinois Department…


Wednesday, September 16, 2020
Murphy Earned a 95% Pro-Manufacturing Rating from the IL Manufacturers’ Association

Wednesday, August 26, 2020
Rep. Murphy Hosts Successful Prescription Drug Take-Back with Pawnee PD

State Representative Mike Murphy (R-Springfield) held a successful prescription drug take-back event in Pawnee this week that collected approximately 70 pounds of expired or unused prescription medication from local residents….


Monday, August 24, 2020
Murphy’s Capitol Report: Prescription Drop Off Event & More

Free prescription disposal event in Pawnee Aug. 25. I am partnering with the Pawnee Police Department to host a free prescription drug drop off event tomorrow, August 25. This event…


Friday, August 21, 2020
Why Did You Receive a Vote By Mail Application?

During the special session of the General Assembly held in May, Senate Bill 1863 was passed and subsequently signed into law by Governor Pritzker on June 16, 2020, as Public Act 101-642….


Wednesday, August 19, 2020
Rep. Murphy Named ‘Outstanding Freshman of the Year’ for Small Biz Advocacy

As part of their biennial Champion of Free Enterprise awards, the Illinois Chamber of Commerce has named State Representative Mike Murphy (R-Springfield) the Outstanding Freshman of the Year. In recognition…


Tuesday, August 11, 2020
Rep. Murphy Objects to Rule Threatening Small Businesses

State Representative Mike Murphy (R-Springfield) is objecting to a rule filed by Governor Pritzker’s administration that charges businesses with a Class A misdemeanor for individuals who do not comply with…


Tuesday, August 11, 2020
Rep. Murphy to Host Free Prescription Disposal Event with Pawnee Police on Aug. 25

State Representative Mike Murphy (R-Springfield) is partnering with the Pawnee Police Department to host a free prescription drug drop off event on Tuesday, August 25. This event to safely dispose…


Monday, August 10, 2020
Emergency Rental Assistance Available through IHDA

Applications for Emergency Rental Assistance through the Illinois Housing Development Authority (IHDA) open today. For those unable to pay rent due to COVID-19, visit era.ihda.org to check eligibility for the program.


Thursday, August 6, 2020
Drive-Thru Covid-19 Testing Available at State Fairgrounds in August

The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) is offering a temporary drive-thru Covid-19 testing site at the State Fairgrounds every Wednesday in August from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. The…