Dennis Murray

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Dennis Murray
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Ohio House of Representatives District 80
Former member
In office
2009 - 2013
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$60,584/year
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected2008
Term limits4 terms (8 years)
Websites
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Dennis Murray is a former Democratic member of the Ohio House of Representatives, representing District 80 from 2009 to 2013. Murray's political experiences include being a member of Sandusky City Commission since 2006 and ex-officio mayor for Sandusky in 2008.

Murray is currently a lawyer with Murray & Murray Company, Licensed Practicing Attorneys. His other professional experiences include being part of the Northern Division Advisory Committee for the United States District Court and a grader for Ohio Supreme Court Bar Exam.

Murray earned is B.A. from Georgetown University and J.D. from Georgetown University Law School. He and his wife, Martha, have four children; Nolan, Mary, Melanie, and Kelly.[1]

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Murray served on the following committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Murray served on the following committees:

Elections

2010

See also: Ohio House of Representatives elections, 2010

Murray won re-election to District 80 of the Ohio House of Representatives.[2] His opponents were Jeff Krabill (R) and Judy Kayden (L). The election took place on November 2, 2010.[3]

Ohio House of Representatives, District 80
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Dennis Murray (D) 20,220 49.06%
Jeff Krabill (R) 19,359 46.97%
Judy Kayden (L) 1,638 3.97%

2008

On November 4, 2008, Murray won election to the Ohio House of Representatives.[4]

Ohio House of Representatives, District 80
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Dennis Murray (D) 30,262
Ed Enderle (R) 26,603

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010 Murray had raised $190,169.[5]

Listed below are the largest contributors.

Donor Amount
OHIO ASSOCIATION OF PUBLIC SCHOOL EMPLOYEES $22,000
OHIO DEMOCRATIC PARTY $11,793
ELECTRICAL WORKERS $7,500
SHEET METAL WORKERS LOCAL 33 $11,396
DAYTON SHEET METAL WORKERS LOCAL 24 $11,395

2008

In 2008, Murray collected $96,913 in donations.[6]

These were the largest contributors in 2008.

Donor Amount
OHIO STATE AUTO WORKERS $7,000
OHIO ASSOCIATION FOR JUSTICE $4,071
OHIO EDUCATION ASSOCIATION $4,000
MURRAY, MICHAEL T $3,700
MURRAY, MARGARET ANN $3,420
MURRAY, MARGARET MARY $3,085
MURRAY, JAMES L $2,200

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Ohio House of Representatives - District 80
2009–2013
Succeeded by
Richard Adams (R)