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Matt Murphy

Republican — Senator — District 27
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Matt Murphy represents Senate District 27 in the Illinois Senate, is a member of 10 committees, and is the primary sponsor of 532 bills.

2006 184430.92
2008 312573.56
2010 407729.19
2012 172202.92

For detailed campaign finance information visit Influence Explorer. Figures via the National Institute on Money in State Politics.

  • Springfield Office:

    Senator 27th District
    309H Capitol Building
    Springfield, IL   62706
    Phone: 217-782-4471
    Fax: 217-782-7818
  • District Office:

    1 E. Northwest Highway, Suite 109
    Palatine, IL  60067
    Phone: 847-776-1490
    Fax: 847-776-1494

Media

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News and Blog Coverage

Question of the day - Golden Horseshoe Awards

* The 2014 Golden Horseshoe Award for Best Republican Illinois State Senator goes to Matt Murphy. Oswego Willy’s nomination stood out… In a Caucus that finds itself at times an echo chamber for thenselves to be in agreement with each other, what’s needed to break out of that cycle is ...

Public Interest Group Gives Republican IL Lawmakers 'Poor' Marks On Legislative Scorecard

A new legislative scorecard highlights just how politically polarized the Illinois state legislature is on social and economic justice issues. Citizen Action/Illinois , a public interest organization and a progressive political coalition, released its 98th General Assembly scorecard last week, and no state Republican legislator scored higher than a "poor" ...

Rod’s fourth term?

* GOP state Sen. Matt Murphy on Gov. Pat Quinn… “If you look at his record on almost six years, it’s almost as if he’s running for Rod Blagojevich’s fourth term right now,” Murphy said. “You’ve got the NRI scandal. Look, there’s no other way to put it – he ...

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Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

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  • SR 1706

    Memorial - Anna Helmer

  • SR 1681

    Memorial - Clarence Schawk

  • SR 1682

    Memorial - Jody L. Alsup-Young

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  • SR 1680

    Memorial - Terrence P. Allen

  • SR 1447

    Memorial - Joseph Farrell

  • SR 1354

    Memorial - Patricia Gordon

Recent Votes

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SB 2933

Concurrence

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 5389.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 610.0
SB 3265

Concurrence

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 4881.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 1118.0
SB 1842

Concurrence

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 5186.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 813.0
SB 1842

Concurrence

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 5186.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 813.0
SB 2711

Concurrence

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 5389.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 610.0
HB 4606

Motion

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 4474.0
•••No: 11.0
•••Other: 1423.0
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Sources

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