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Patrick Murray
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Candidate for
U.S. House, Virginia, District 8
PartyRepublican
Education
Bachelor'sOklahoma State University
Military service
Service/branchU.S. Army
Years of service1984-2008
Personal
ProfessionArmy (Ret.)
Websites
Campaign website
Patrick Murray is a 2012 Republican candidate seeking election to the U.S. House representing the 8th Congressional District of Virginia. Murray ran unopposed in the Republican primary on June 12, 2012.

Issues

Campaign themes

According to Murray's website, his campaign themes include:

  • Economy: "The road to job creation and economic recovery runs through the private sector, not the federal government."
  • Energy: "Expanding on and offshore exploration will immediately set us on the road to energy independence and will also create thousands of badly needed jobs right here in America."
  • Taxes: "The bottom line is that our tax code is in bad need of reform. Our current system is cumbersome, overly complicated, deters savings and investment and leaves revenue on the table."[1]

Elections

2012

See also: Virginia's 8th congressional district elections, 2012

Murray is running in the 2012 election for the U.S. House, representing Virginia's 8th District. He ran unopposed in the Republican primary.[2] He faces incumbent Jim Moran (D), Jason Howell (I), and Janet Murphy (G) in the general election on November 6, 2012.[3]

Campaign donors

2012

Candidates for Congress are required to file up to seven main reports with the Federal Election Commission during the 2012 elections season. Below are Murray's reports.[4]

Patrick Murray Campaign Finance Reports
ReportDate FiledBeginning BalanceTotal Contributions
for Reporting Period
ExpendituresCash on Hand
April Quarterly[5]April 14, 2012$5,496.74$33,815.87$(10,816.76)$28,495.85
July Quarterly[6]July 15, 2012$31,979.92$26,945.68$(3,538.30)$55,387.30
October Quarterly[7]October 14, 2012$55,387.30$82,509.45$(57,371.23)$80,525.52
Running totals
$143,271$(71,726.29)

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