Friday, April 12, 2019
Seniors Invited to Learn how to get the Most out of their Smart Phones

Wednesday, March 13, 2019
Rep. Murphy Honors Vietnam Veterans

November 1, 2019 is on its way to being designated Vietnam Veterans Recognition Day in Illinois, thanks to a resolution spearheaded by State Representative Mike Murphy (R-Springfield). Murphy this week…

Thursday, March 7, 2019
Rep. Murphy, House Colleagues Discuss School-Suggested Changes to Illinois High School Graduation Requirements Concerning Mathematics

State Representative Mike Murphy said House members this week had a very positive discussion about possible changes to mathematics requirements for graduating High School in Illinois. In a subject-matter hearing,…

Thursday, February 28, 2019
Murphy Advances Measure to Study Creation of State-Sponsored Clinic for Employees, Retirees

Rep. Murphy passed House Joint Resolution 16 out of the House State Government Administration Committee on a unanimous vote. HJR 16 will create a task force to study the possibility…

Wednesday, February 20, 2019
Rep. Murphy: Pritzker’s Budget Blueprint Long on Spending, Short on Job Growth

“The bottom line is that Governor Pritzker’s budget priorities announced today included a lot of spending, but virtually nothing about what needs to be our top priority for long-term success-creating…

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…