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Monday, November 23, 2020
$1.5 Million in BIG Grants Awarded in 99th District, Murphy Encourages More Businesses to Apply

The second round of the Business Interruption Grant (BIG) program has begun awarding grants to provide economic relief for small businesses hit hardest by COVID-19. During this second of grants,…


Thursday, November 19, 2020
Rep. Murphy: Madigan’s time is up

State Representative Mike Murphy (R-Springfield) issued the following statement after the U.S. Attorney announced indictments against Speaker Madigan’s allies including Mike McClain, Anne Pramaggiore, John Hooker and Jay Doherty: “The…


Friday, October 30, 2020
Central Illinois House Republicans demand full transparency regarding data that ties indoor restaurant seating to spike in COVID-19

Governor JB Pritzker announced that beginning Sunday, November 1, restaurants and bars in Illinois Region 3 will be closed to indoor dining/serving, and that other public gatherings will be limited…


Wednesday, October 7, 2020
Rep. Murphy Statement on House Dems Postponing Special Investigating Committee

State Representative Mike Murphy (R-Springfield) issued the following statement after House Democrats made the decision to delay the Special Investigating Committee concerning Mike Madigan until after the election. “My colleagues…


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…