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Tuesday, November 12, 2019
Murphy, House Republicans Call for Sweeping Ethics Reform Package

Amidst the ever-widening series of federal public corruption investigations entangling all levels of Illinois government, State Representative Mike Murphy (R-Springfield) joined House Republican colleagues to call for action on a…


Tuesday, November 5, 2019
Rep. Murphy Pushes Bill to Curb Legislator Pay Loophole

As all layers of Illinois government continue to be rocked by federal corruption investigations, State Representative Mike Murphy (R-Springfield) is pushing a measure to reform legislator pay. That measure, House…


Monday, November 4, 2019
Murphy Joins Effort to Promote Infant Safe Sleep Awareness

Last week, State Representative Mike Murphy (R-Springfield) joined officials at the Sangamon County Public Health offices for a press conference to promote infant safe sleep awareness. While October was officially…


Thursday, October 31, 2019
Rep. Murphy Resolution Sets Nov. 1 as Vietnam Veterans Recognition Day

Yesterday, the Illinois Senate followed the lead of the Illinois House by adopting House Joint Resolution 15. HJR 15, filed by State Representative Mike Murphy (R-Springfield), declares November 1, 2019…


Wednesday, October 30, 2019
Rep. Murphy, House Honor Passing of Former Sangamon Co. Sheriff Wes Barr

This week, the Illinois House of Representatives paused during floor proceedings for the presentation of House Resolution 543. HR 543, filed by State Representative Mike Murphy (R-Springfield) with State Representative…


Wednesday, October 30, 2019
Video: Reps. Murphy, Butler Honor Passing of former Sangamon County Sheriff Wes Barr

The House paused proceedings this week to mourn the passing of former Sangamon County Sheriff Wes Barr. House Resolution 543, filed by Rep. Murphy with Rep. Butler serving as the…


Thursday, October 24, 2019
Rep. Murphy Advocacy Prompts $250 Million Investment in 99th District Transportation Infrastructure

On Monday, the Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) announced its Multi-Year Improvement Program (MYP) for transportation infrastructure projects for fiscal years 2020-2025. The projects are part of the new “Rebuild…


Friday, October 11, 2019
Lower-Priced Insulin Now Available

(Eli Lilly and Company) – In March, Eli Lilly and Company announced plans to introduce Insulin Lispro Injection, which fills another gap in the healthcare system. The people who are…


Wednesday, October 2, 2019
FAFSA Financial Aid Filing for Next School Year Now Available

October 1, 2019 marked the first day students may file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) for the 2020-2021 school year. Click Here. While students may use the FAFSA…


Thursday, September 19, 2019
Rep. Murphy to Wrap-Up September Community Meeting Tour in New Berlin

State Representative Mike Murphy (R-Springfield) is inviting 99th District residents to join him for some coffee and a casual discussion in New Berlin on September 25. The conversation and coffee…