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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 605 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

Targeted Democrat wants Mautino to step aside

* As background, Sen. Murphy is an appointed legislator who has been targeted by the Republicans and is facing a candidate who ran for the House two years ago… A suburban Democrat has asked Illinois’ top auditor to take a leave of absence following his acknowledgment that federal investigators have ...

*** UPDATED x2 - Rep. Bradley responds *** Murphy: Madigan has “personal vendetta against the Governor that holds all of Illinois hostage”

* Earlier this afternoon, I updated last night’s post about how some Republicans attempted to get into the House Democrats’ briefing on the various working groups. Press release… Statement from Sen. Matt Murphy (R-Palatine) regarding denial of entry into House briefing: “As long time participants of the working group process, ...

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Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

  • SB 3434


  • SR 1878

    Memorial - Michael Schroeder

  • SJR CA32

    Conamend-Repeal Pension Rights

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  • SR 1686

    Memorial - John Boler

  • SB 3280

    Pen Cd-Accel Benefit Payment

  • SB 3276

    Pencd-Local Contrl Of Benefits

Recent Votes

HJR 152

Motion To Adopt

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 5491.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 58.0
SB 635

Third Reading

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 5389.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 610.0
SB 2047


Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 5491.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 58.0
SB 2047


Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 5491.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 58.0
SB 318


Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 4067.0
•••No: 1423.0
•••Other: 58.0
SB 2562


Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 4372.0
•••No: 711.0
•••Other: 915.0
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