Friday, February 15, 2019
Rep. Murphy talks about lost opportunity

“I am disappointed in the results of the vote on the floor to take away opportunities from men and women across our state. I know we can find solutions that…

Thursday, February 14, 2019
Rep. Murphy: Minimum Wage Increase Will Mean Fewer Opportunities

“As a former small business owner in Springfield, the employees who worked for me were truly part of our extended family so I understand this issue on both sides. The…

Monday, February 4, 2019
Rep. Murphy Secures Positions on Key House Committees

State Representative Mike Murphy has secured positions on key House committees that will tackle issues crucial to our local communities, including museums and tourism, and funding for colleges and universities….

Friday, February 1, 2019
Rep. Murphy introduces Vietnam Veterans Recognition Day resolution

Rep. Murphy met this week with World War II hero and Auburn resident Vince Speranza to discuss House Joint Resolution 15 which Rep. Murphy filed this year to declare November…

Tuesday, January 29, 2019
Rep. Murphy: New House Rules Consolidate More Power in Speaker’s Hands

Statement of Rep. Mike Murphy on new House of Representatives Rules: “As a new member of the General Assembly, one of the first votes I have taken is on the…

Thursday, January 24, 2019
Rep. Murphy Offers District Residents Free Pass to Chicago Museums

If you and your family are interested in visiting some of Chicago’s world-class museums this year, Representative Murphy’s office has a museum pass you can borrow, which is provided by…

Thursday, January 24, 2019
Newly Filed Murphy Measures Focus on Cost-Saving Government and Tax Reform

Representative Murphy this week continued his focus on much needed government and tax reform. Rep. Murphy introduced House Bills 818 and 819, which will increase General Assembly accountability to taxpayers…

Friday, January 18, 2019
Rep. Murphy Pushes for Fair Map Amendment

This week Rep. Murphy signed-on to co-sponsor and work for passage of a resolution calling for the creation of a new redistricting process to end decades of gerrymandered legislative districts…

Monday, January 14, 2019
Join Representatives Murphy and Butler for Coffee and Conversation

Join State Representative Tim Butler (R-Springfield) and State Representative Mike Murphy (R-Springfield) for some coffee and conversation on Thursday, January 17. Murphy and Butler will be at Mel-O-Cream Donuts in…

Friday, January 11, 2019
Rep. Murphy’s First Bill Will Help Local Businesses and Economy

Springfield, IL…Less than 24 hours after being sworn-in State Representative Mike Murphy filed his first bill in the Illinois House that will provide a much-needed boost to local businesses, and…