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Friday, April 9, 2021
Full Adult Vaccine Availability Throughout Illinois Starting April 12

Although the first U.S.-approved vaccine for coronavirus was rolled out in December 2020, supplies at first were very limited.  As time has passed, more and more Illinois adult residents have…


Thursday, March 18, 2021
Murphy Joins Have All Voted Wish Podcast to talk Reimagine Illinois

State Representative Mike Murphy recently sat down with the Have All Voted Who Wish Podcast to discuss the recently launched Reimagine Illinois platform.


Wednesday, March 17, 2021
Video – Rep. Murphy: Reimagine Illinois Resonates Across Our State

Speaking at a press conference to introduce Reimagine Illinois, Rep. Mike Murphy discusses how the comprehensive framework of proposals resonates across the state by addressing corruption, fiscal responsibility, growing opportunities…


Wednesday, March 17, 2021
Murphy, Illinois House Republican Caucus Launches ‘Reimagine Illinois’ Platform

The Illinois House Republican caucus today launched a new comprehensive platform called Reimagine Illinois. The plan outlines House Republicans’ priorities for the 102nd General Assembly and asks Illinoisans to ‘Reimagine’…


Monday, March 1, 2021
Do’s, Don’ts & Fraud Warning for Filing Unemployment Ins. on Your Taxes

All individuals who received unemployment insurance (UI) benefits in 2020 will receive the 1099-G tax form. Claimants who collected UI benefits last year need the 1099-G tax form from IDES…


Friday, February 26, 2021
Remote Committee Hearings – How to Have Your Voice Heard

The House will start remote committee hearings next week. While I’m glad we’re finally getting back to committee work, it concerns me that the remote process makes it more difficult…


Thursday, February 25, 2021
Special PPP Enrollment Available for Businesses with Fewer than 20 Employees

The federal Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) is open for a special enrollment period only available to businesses with fewer than 20 employees now through Wednesday, March 10, 2021. During this time,…


Thursday, February 25, 2021
Rep. Murphy Committee Assignments Reflect Experience

State Representative Mike Murphy (R-Springfield) has been assigned to several House Committees for the 102nd General Assembly that reflect his experience with managing budgets in both the private and public…


Wednesday, February 24, 2021
Aid Coming for Communities Hit By Surge in Natural Gas Prices

Following the unprecedented surge in natural gas prices that hit many communities in central Illinois as a result of major winter storms, the Illinois Finance Authority (IFA) is developing a…


Wednesday, February 17, 2021
Rep. Murphy Responds to Blatantly Partisan Budget Proposal from Pritzker

State Representative Mike Murphy (R-Springfield) issued the following statement in response to Governor Pritzker’s fiscal year 2022 budget proposal:   “The budget proposal the Governor offered today dropped any notion…