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Kevin Murphy, Pennsylvania Representative

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Kevin Murphy
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Pennsylvania State House District 113
Incumbent
In office
2009 - 2013
PartyDemocratic
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected2008
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of Scranton, 1989
Personal
Birthday04/04/1965
Place of birthScranton, PA
ProfessionAuditor
ReligionCatholic
CandidateVerification
Kevin Murphy (b. April 4, 1965) is a former Democratic member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives, representing District 113 from 2009 to 2013.

Murphy attended Lackawanna Junior College. He then received his B.S. in Criminal Justice from the University of Scranton in 1989. His professional experience includes his work as an Auditor.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Murphy served on these committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Murphy served on these committees:

Elections

2012

See also: Pennsylvania House of Representatives elections, 2012

Murphy ran in the 2012 election for Pennsylvania House District 113. Murphy was defeated by Martin Flynn in the Democratic primary on April 24. [1][2]

Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 113 Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngMartin Flynn 51.5% 4,309
Kevin Murphy 48.5% 4,066
Total Votes 8,375

2010

See also: Pennsylvania House of Representatives elections, 2010

Murphy won re-election to the 113th District seat in 2010. He had no primary opposition and defeated Republican Mike Lapolla in the general election which took place on November 2, 2010.[3]

Pennsylvania State House, District 113
Candidates Votes Percent


Green check mark transparent.png Kevin Murphy (D) 12,011 66.1%
Mike Lapolla (R) 6,853 42.7%

2008

On November 4, 2008, Godshall won election to the 113th District seat of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives. He received 14,933 votes, defeating Republican Frank Andrews Shimkus (13,568).[4]

Pennsylvania House of Representatives, District 113
Candidates Votes Percent


Kevin Murphy (D) Green check mark transparent.png 14,933 52.4%
Frank Andrews Shimkus (R) 13,568 47.6%

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, Murphy received $120,248 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[5]

Personal

Murphy and his wife, Denise, have four children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Pennsylvania House Of Representatives District 113
2009–2013
Succeeded by
Martin Flynn (D)