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|Name = Erin Murphy
 
|Name = Erin Murphy
 
|Profile picture = EMurphy.JPG
 
|Profile picture = EMurphy.JPG
|Position = Minnesota House of Representatives District 64A
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|Position = Minnesota House of Representatives, District 64A
 
|Status = Incumbent
 
|Status = Incumbent
 
|Tenure = 2007 - present
 
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|Birthday = March 13, 1960
 
|Birthday = March 13, 1960
|Place of birth = Columbus, WI
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|Place of birth = Columbus, Wisconsin
 
|Profession = Executive Director, Minnesota Nurses Association
 
|Profession = Executive Director, Minnesota Nurses Association
 
|Religion = Catholic
 
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|Campaign website = http://www.neighborsformurphy.com/
 
|Campaign website = http://www.neighborsformurphy.com/
 
|Personal website =
 
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}}{{tnr}}'''Erin Murphy''' (b. March 13, 1960) is a [[Democratic Party|Democratic-Farmer Labor]] member of the [[Minnesota House of Representatives]], representing District 64A since 2007 and currently serving as an [[State House Assistant Majority Leader|Assistant Majority Leader]].  
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}}{{tnr}}'''Erin Murphy''' (b. March 13, 1960) is a [[Democratic Party|Democratic-Farmer Labor]] member of the [[Minnesota House of Representatives]], representing District 64A.  She was first elected to the chamber in 2006. In the 2013 session, she served as [[State House Majority Leader|Majority Leader]]; she is a former  [[State House Assistant Majority Leader|Assistant Majority Leader]].  
  
Murphy serves as Executive Director of the Minnesota Nurses Association.  She has previously been Legislative Director to Minnesota Attorney General Hubert Humphrey III, Community Relations Director for the Minnesota Department of Children, Families and Learning, an Organizer/Lobbyist for the Minnesota Nurses Association, and an Operating Room Nurse at the University of Minnesota Hospital.
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==Biography==
 
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Murphy earned her B.S. in Nursing from the University of Wisconsin - Oshkosh, and M.A. in Organizational Leadership/Health Care from the College of Saint Catherine.  Her professional experience includes working as Executive Director of the Minnesota Nurses Association; Legislative Director to Minnesota Attorney General Hubert Humphrey III; Community Relations Director for the Minnesota Department of Children, Families and Learning; an Organizer/Lobbyist for the Minnesota Nurses Association; and an Operating Room Nurse at the University of Minnesota Hospital.<ref name=vs>[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=65842 ''Project Vote Smart'' - Rep. Murphy]</ref>
Murphy earned her MA in Organizational Leadership/Health Care from the College of Saint Catherine and BS in Nursing from the University of Wisconsin - Oshkosh.
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She is married and has 2 children.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=65842 ''Project Vote Smart'' - Rep. Murphy]</ref>
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==Committee assignments==
 
==Committee assignments==
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|Committee1 = Rules and Legislative Administration
 
|Committee1 = Rules and Legislative Administration
 
|Chair1 = Chair
 
|Chair1 = Chair
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===2011-2012===
 
===2011-2012===
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Murphy served on these committees:
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In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Murphy served on the following committees:
  
 
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|Committee2 = Health and Human Services Reform  
 
|Committee2 = Health and Human Services Reform  
 
|Committee3 = Rules and Legislative Administration  
 
|Committee3 = Rules and Legislative Administration  
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|Committee5 =
 
 
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===2009-2010===
 
===2009-2010===
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In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Murphy served on the following committees:
  
 
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|Committee2 = Rules and Legislative Administration  
 
|Committee2 = Rules and Legislative Administration  
 
|Committee3 = Taxes  
 
|Committee3 = Taxes  
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==Elections==
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==Election history==
 
===2012===
 
===2012===
 
 
:: ''See also: [[Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2012]]''
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Murphy won re-election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2012|Minnesota House of Representatives]] District 64A. She ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on August 14 and defeated [[Andrew Ojeda]] (R) in the general election on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://candidates.sos.state.mn.us/CandidateFilingResults.aspx?county=0&municipality=0&schooldistrict=0&hospitaldistrict=0&level=1&party=0&federal=False&judicial=False&executive=False&senate=False&representative=True&title=&office=0&candidateid=0 ''Minnesota Secretary of State'' "2012 State General Election Candidate Filings," Accessed June 18, 2012]</ref><ref>[http://www.sos.state.mn.us/Modules/ShowDocument.aspx?documentid=11802 ''Minnesota Secretary of State,'' Official 2012 Primary Results]</ref>
 
Murphy won re-election in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2012|Minnesota House of Representatives]] District 64A. She ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on August 14 and defeated [[Andrew Ojeda]] (R) in the general election on November 6, 2012.<ref>[http://candidates.sos.state.mn.us/CandidateFilingResults.aspx?county=0&municipality=0&schooldistrict=0&hospitaldistrict=0&level=1&party=0&federal=False&judicial=False&executive=False&senate=False&representative=True&title=&office=0&candidateid=0 ''Minnesota Secretary of State'' "2012 State General Election Candidate Filings," Accessed June 18, 2012]</ref><ref>[http://www.sos.state.mn.us/Modules/ShowDocument.aspx?documentid=11802 ''Minnesota Secretary of State,'' Official 2012 Primary Results]</ref>
  
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===2010===
 
===2010===
 
 
:: ''See also: [[Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2010]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2010]]''
  
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===2008===
 
===2008===
On November 4, 2008, Erin Murphy won election to the District 64A Seat in the [[Minnesota House of Representatives]], defeating Meg Ferber.
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On November 4, 2008, Murphy won election to the District 64A seat in the [[Minnesota House of Representatives]], defeating Meg Ferber.
 
<ref>[http://electionresults.sos.state.mn.us/20081104/ElecRslts.asp?M=LG&LD=64A 2008 General Election Results]</ref>
 
<ref>[http://electionresults.sos.state.mn.us/20081104/ElecRslts.asp?M=LG&LD=64A 2008 General Election Results]</ref>
  
Erin Murphy raised $42,322 for her campaign.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=110556 ''Follow the Money's report on Murphy's 2008 campaign contributions'']</ref>
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Murphy raised $42,322 for her campaign.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=110556 ''Follow the Money's report on Murphy's 2008 campaign contributions'']</ref>
  
 
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===2010===
 
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In 2010, Murphy received $35,903 in campaign donations.  The largest donors are listed below.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=MN&y=2010&f=H&so=O#sorttable Follow the Money - 2010 Campaign contributions]</ref>
 
In 2010, Murphy received $35,903 in campaign donations.  The largest donors are listed below.<ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/state_candidates.phtml?s=MN&y=2010&f=H&so=O#sorttable Follow the Money - 2010 Campaign contributions]</ref>
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Listed below is the largest contributor to Erin Murphy's 2008 campaign.
 
Listed below is the largest contributor to Erin Murphy's 2008 campaign.
  
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==Personal==
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Murphy is married with two children.<ref name=vs/>
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==Recent news==
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==External links==
 
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*[http://www.neighborsformurphy.com/ Erin Murphy's personal website]
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*[http://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/members/members.asp?id=15284 Office website]
*[http://www.house.leg.state.mn.us/members/members.asp?id=15284 Minnesota House of Representatives - Rep. Erin Murphy]  
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*[http://www.neighborsformurphy.com/ Campaign website]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=65842 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/summary.php?can_id=65842 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=65842 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
 
*[http://votesmart.org/bio.php?can_id=65842 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
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Revision as of 18:28, 9 July 2013

Erin Murphy
EMurphy.JPG
Minnesota House of Representatives, District 64A
Incumbent
In office
2007 - present
Term ends
January 6, 2015
Years in position 7
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$31,140.90/year
Per diem$66/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 7, 2006
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of Wisconsin
Master'sCollege of Saint Catherine
Personal
BirthdayMarch 13, 1960
Place of birthColumbus, Wisconsin
ProfessionExecutive Director, Minnesota Nurses Association
ReligionCatholic
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Erin Murphy (b. March 13, 1960) is a Democratic-Farmer Labor member of the Minnesota House of Representatives, representing District 64A. She was first elected to the chamber in 2006. In the 2013 session, she served as Majority Leader; she is a former Assistant Majority Leader.

Biography

Murphy earned her B.S. in Nursing from the University of Wisconsin - Oshkosh, and M.A. in Organizational Leadership/Health Care from the College of Saint Catherine. Her professional experience includes working as Executive Director of the Minnesota Nurses Association; Legislative Director to Minnesota Attorney General Hubert Humphrey III; Community Relations Director for the Minnesota Department of Children, Families and Learning; an Organizer/Lobbyist for the Minnesota Nurses Association; and an Operating Room Nurse at the University of Minnesota Hospital.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Murphy served on the following committees:

Minnesota Committee Assignments, 2013
Rules and Legislative Administration, Chair

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Election history

2012

See also: Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2012

Murphy won re-election in the 2012 election for Minnesota House of Representatives District 64A. She ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on August 14 and defeated Andrew Ojeda (R) in the general election on November 6, 2012.[2][3]

Minnesota House of Representatives, District 64A, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngErin Murphy Incumbent 79% 17,828
     Republican Andrew Ojeda 21% 4,737
Total Votes 22,565

2010

See also: Minnesota House of Representatives elections, 2010

Murphy won re-election to the District 64A Seat in 2010. She had no primary opposition. She defeated Zach Freitag (R) in the general election on November 2, 2010.[4]

Minnesota House of Representatives, District 64A (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Erin Murphy (DFL) 12,223 78.57%
Zach Freitag (R) 3,300 21.21%
Write-In 34 0.22%

2008

On November 4, 2008, Murphy won election to the District 64A seat in the Minnesota House of Representatives, defeating Meg Ferber. [5]

Murphy raised $42,322 for her campaign.[6]

Minnesota House of Representatives, District 64A (2008)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Erin Murphy (DFL) 16,638 77.47%
Meg Ferber (R) 4,776 22.23%
Write-In 64 0.30%

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

In 2010, Murphy received $35,903 in campaign donations. The largest donors are listed below.[7]

Minnesota House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Erin Murphy's campaign in 2010
Public Fund$9,739
Minnesota Hospital Association$500
Minnesota Chapter Of The American Physical Therapy Association$500
Minnesota Medical Association$500
Minnesota Nurses Association$400
Total Raised in 2010 $35,903

2008

Listed below is the largest contributor to Erin Murphy's 2008 campaign.

Donor Amount
Public Fund $10,474

Personal

Murphy is married with two children.[1]

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