|North Carolina House of Representatives District 41|
|2011 - Present|
|January 1, 2015|
|Years in position||2|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|Next election||November 4, 2014|
Outside of his political career, Murry is both an attorney and a pharmacist. He also leads a non-profit organization dedicated to patient safety. Before holding office in the NC State Legislature, Murry was elected to the Morrisville Town Council in 2005 and re-elected in 2009.
He and his wife Tamara live in Morrisville with their two daughters, Ella and Gretchen.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Murry served on the following committees:
|North Carolina Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Commerce and Job Development, Chair|
|• Health and Human Services|
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Murry served on the following committees:
|North Carolina Committee Assignments, 2011|
|• Commerce and Job Development|
|• Health and Human Services|
Murry's website talked about the following issues:
- Jobs and Economy
- "Cut taxes on small business, family-run businesses and entrepreneurs"
- "Eliminate burdensome regulations on all businesses"
- "Cut the corporate tax rate"
- "Attract businesses that want to grow, expand and stay in North Carolina"
- "Eliminate special “pet projects” that only benefit a few"
- "Make government more transparent"
- "Cut the fat out of our state government"
- "Spend within our means to avoid future deficits "
- "Reduce the dropout rate"
- "Reform state testing to accurately measure student performance"
- "Streamline school finances so more money goes to students and teachers and less to bureaucrats"
- "Focus on vocational and technical training to better prepare our work force."
|North Carolina House of Representatives, District 41, General Election, 2012|
|Republican||Thomas Murry Incumbent||51.8%||21,639|
On November 2, 2010 Murry won election to the North Carolina House of Representatives. Murry defeated Tod Batchelor and David Sloane in the May 4 Republican primary. Murry's opponent in the November 2 general election is incumbent Chris Heagarty (D).
|North Carolina House of Representatives, General Election Results, District 41 (2010)|
|Thomas Murry (R)||19,736||53.65%|
|Chris Heagarty (D)||17,052||46.35%|
|North Carolina House of Representatives May 4 Primary, District 41, 2010|
|Thomas Murry (R)||2,070|
|Todd Batchelor (R)||1,941|
Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.
In 2010, Murry raised a total of $288,547 in campaign contributions.
His nine largest campaign contributors in 2010 were:
|North Carolina Republican Party||$96,300|
|Danny McComas Campaign||$4,000|
|North Carolina Association of Realtors||$4,000|
|Harold J Brubaker Campaign||$4,000|
|Cmte to Elect Thomas Tillis||$4,000|
|Stam for House||$4,000|
|Luddy, Robert L||$4,000|
|Friends of Ruth Samuelson||$4,000|
Murry and his wife Tamara have two children.
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- Zebulon lobbies lawmakers for extended hold harmless funding - Eastern Wake News
- NC Senate budget would end intern program - WRAL.com
- NC lawmakers win easily against South Carolina in charity game - Charlotte Observer
- NC House passes new 'right-to-work' bill - Asheville Citizen-Times
- NC bill would allow investment crowdfunding - Triangle Business Journal
- Proposed legislation would increase outdoors fees - News & Observer
- House OKs EpiPens in schools - WRAL.com
- Bill could end popular fish dishes in North Carolina - The Virginian-Pilot
- House, Senate at odds over state boards ? again - Charlotte Observer
- Private conservative group ALEC carries sway in legislature - News & Observer
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- Thomas Murry's official campaign website
- House website
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions: 2010
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