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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 603 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

Illinois Lawmakers: Rank-And-File Legislators Key To Breaking Budget Impasse

State lawmakers on both sides of the aisle discussed the Illinois budget stalemate Monday, suggesting that rank-and-file legislators are key to breaking the monthslong impasse. Four Democratic and four Republican state lawmakers participated in the talk, co-hosted by the Illinois Campaign for Political Reform , CFA Society Chicago and Truth ...

From the twitters

* The Illinois Campaign for Political Reform hosted a bi-partisan panel discussion today to talk about the budget… Toughest Q today: What can legislators do to bring compromise to @GovRauner & Madigan? @ILCampaign @truthin @CivicFederation #ILBudget16 — Susy Schultz (@Susys) April 11, 2016 Says @SenMattMurphy about compromise with @GovRauner: "You ...

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Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

  • SR 1878

    Memorial - Michael Schroeder

  • SJR CA32

    Conamend-Repeal Pension Rights

  • SR 1686

    Memorial - John Boler

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  • SB 3280

    Pen Cd-Accel Benefit Payment

  • SB 3276

    Pencd-Local Contrl Of Benefits

  • SB 3176

    Bargaining Unit Status

Recent Votes

SJR 58

Motion To Adopt

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 3355.0
•••No: 1627.0
•••Other: 1016.0
HB 6200

Third Reading

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 5491.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 58.0
HB 4377

Third Reading

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 5186.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 813.0
HB 6292

Third Reading

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 3254.0
•••No: 1627.0
•••Other: 1118.0
HB 6125

Third Reading

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 5084.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 915.0
HB 6123

Third Reading

Legislator Vote: Yes

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