Jason Murphey

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Jason Murphey represents South Logan County, North Edmond, Deer Creek and Guthrie.

Murphey is a leader in the effort to reduce the size of state government. Because he refuses gifts and campaign contributions from lobbyists and groups that hire lobbyists he agressivly leads this effort without being constrained by the demands of the special interests.

Each week, since his first session in 2007, Murphey has published an email update regarding occurrences in the Legislature. This email contains surveys about bills before the Legislature allowing Murphey to take into account for your opinion prior to his vote. You may subscribe to the email on this site.

In The News


State Withholds School Graduation Rates

By: Oklahoma Watch | Wednesday, July 29th, 2015 04:53:27 PM |

In more than half the school districts in Oklahoma, parents interested in knowing the graduation rates of their child’s school or district are out of luck. The state Department of Education refuses... . . . . Read More ->

Inside Look at the State IT Security Operations Center - News 9

By: News 9 | Thursday, July 23rd, 2015 11:54:35 AM |

Data breaches are common occurrences these days -- hardly a month goes by that we don't hear about a major corporation or a federal government agency being victimized by hackers.
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Energy Wire - Awkward Issue of Quakes

By: Energy Wire | Wednesday, July 8th, 2015 01:53:54 PM | earthquakes |

OKLAHOMA CITY -- As she knocked on the federal government's door for aid in the wake of a damaging earthquake in 2011, Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin (R) avoided talking about one aspect of the earthquake... . . . . Read More ->

Rep. Murphey's Latest Blog Posts


Opening the Door to the Golden Cage

By: Jason Murphey | Monday, July 27th, 2015 10:39:58 AM |

It's a program so effective that other states are seeking to copy it. It was featured on the local news last week as News 9's Alex Cameron took his cameras inside the headquarters of Oklahoma's new... . . . . Read More ->

It Feels Like We Are Working for a Startup

By: Jason Murphey | Monday, July 20th, 2015 10:34:24 AM |

I knew the concern was legitimate, but believed the benefit from doing the right thing would outweigh the downside — as it always does.

The detractors to Oklahoma's state government information ... . . . . Read More ->

Unnecessary Government Spending Does Not Mean Better Service

By: Jason Murphey | Monday, July 13th, 2015 09:11:10 AM |

Imagine the following absurdity: a business owner divides his business into 140 different divisions and gives the head of each division control over a free-standing legal, information technology,... . . . . Read More ->