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Michael Murphy (Indiana)

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Michael Murphy
Indiana House of Representatives District 90
Former member
Term in office began
Term in office ended
Political party Republican
Profession Legislator
Michael Murphy (b. February 16, 1957) was a Republican member of the Indiana House of Representatives, representing the 90th District from 1994-2010. He was the Assistant Floor Leader.

Murphy is Chair of the Board of Directors of E and F Transit and Monarch Beverage Incorporated. He also serves as Executive Director of Strategic Development for Anthem Blue Cross/Blue Shield. He has previously been Director of External Affairs for Anthem Incorporated, Public Relations Manager with Melvin Simon and Associates, Communications Director for Lieutenant Governor John Mutz, and a reporter with various television stations.

Murphy is a member of the National Tax Policy Committee of the American Legislative Exchange Council, Notre Dame Club of Indianapolis, Benjamin Harrison Home Board, Capital Political Action Committee of Indiana, Co-Chair of the Murphy/McClamrock Benefit for Homeless, and member of Saint Jude Catholic Church.[1]

Committee assignments




See also:Indiana House of Representatives elections, 2010

Murphy did not run for re-election to the 90th District seat in 2010. He instead ran for the 5th District seat but did not succeed.


On November 4, 2008, Republican Michael Murphy won re-election to the Indiana House of Representatives District 90. He ran unopposed receiving 25,995 votes.[2]

Indiana House of Representatives, District 90 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Michael Murphy (R) 25,995

Campaign donors


In 2008, Murphy collected $121,683 in donations.[3]

Listed below are those that contributed most to his campaign.

Donor Amount
Parker Machinery Movers & Equipment Rental $7,000
T.J. Marquez Jr. $5,000
First Source Capital LLC $5,000
Indiana Chamber of Commerce $5,000
Ninetenn Pac $4,500
AT&T $4,000
Committee to Elect Paul Ricketts $3,000
Macallister Realty $2,500
Hoosiers for Economic Growth $2,500
Indiana Hospital Association $1,800
Oakes for Judge $1,600
Indiana Manufacturers Association $1,550
AZO Services $1,500
Indiana State Medical Association $1,500
William S. Oesterle $1,500
Indiana Cable Telecommunications Association $1,250
Melissa Proffitt Reese $1,250
Indiana Statewide Association of Rural Electric Cooperatives $1,100
Duke Energy $1,100
Krieg Devault LLP $1,100

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Political offices
Preceded by
Indiana House of Representatives District 90
Succeeded by
Mike Speedy