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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 nine committees, and is the primary sponsor of 580 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



News and Blog Coverage

Senator Matt Murphy Reception

12/02/2015 Wednesday, December 2 Senator Matt Murphy Reception With Special Guest Governor Bruce Rauner Inverness Country Club, Inverness, IL 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. Private Reception with Governor 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. General Reception $500 per person for Private & General Reception $100 per person General Reception Sponsorships: $5,000; ...

Budget postpones tax debate until after election

By Jamey Dunn The Senate approved the budget bills passed by the House earlier this week, essentially delaying the debate over a tax increase or deep cuts until after the November election. This session, lawmakers had the challenge of crafting a budget with about $2 billion less revenue because the ...

Republicans move to repeal tax increase

By Jeff Engelhardt The Daily Herald SPRINGFIELD — Republicans wasted no time starting a fight to repeal the income tax increase that Gov. Pat Quinn signed into law Thursday, even though top Democrats almost certainly would block such an effort. Sen. Matt Murphy, a Palatine Republican, said he filed legislation ...

Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

  • SR 1072

    Memorial - Charles Cage, Jr.

  • SR 997

    Memorial - C. Falkenberg, Jr.

  • SR 792

    Memorial - Grace Oliver

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  • SR 702

    Memorial - John Hartnett

  • SR 703

    Memorial - Barbara Kenny

  • SR 665

    Memorial - Patricia Panfil

Recent Votes

SB 32


Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 5796.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 23.0
SB 1596


Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 5694.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 35.0
HB 1365

Third Reading

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 5898.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 11.0
HB 500

Third Reading

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 4474.0
•••No: 813.0
•••Other: 711.0
HB 3434

Third Reading

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 5694.0
•••No: 11.0
•••Other: 23.0
HB 1285

Third Reading

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 5898.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 11.0
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