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


Can This Oil Baron’s Company Withstand Another Quake

By: Bloomberg | Thursday, April 23rd, 2015 02:12:14 PM |

One of the most productive oil fields ever discovered in Oklahoma lies directly beneath its seat of government. A 32-square-mile underground reservoir, the Oklahoma City oil field was first tapped in... . . . . Read More ->

Earthquakes - Energy Wire Overview

By: Mike Soraghan, E&E reporter | Monday, April 20th, 2015 11:30:40 AM |

In February 2014, the scientists at the Oklahoma Geological Survey had some reassurance, of a sort, for people in Guthrie, Okla. They'd been jolted by a series of small but unusually strong... . . . . Read More ->

The arrival of man-made earthquakes.

By: The New Yorker | Tuesday, April 7th, 2015 12:44:03 PM |

The increased seismicity is likely due to changes in the way oil and gas are produced.
The increased seismicity is likely due to changes in the way oil and gas are produced.
CREDIT ILLUSTRATION BY S... . . . . Read More ->

Rep. Murphey's Latest Blog Posts


My Checklist for Voting No

By: Jason Murphey | Monday, April 20th, 2015 01:52:13 PM |

I want to refer those in the Edmond and Guthrie areas to an article just released on Monday by Energy Wire reporter Mike Soraghan. Soraghan is the journalist at the forefront of reporting on the... . . . . Read More ->

The Tyranny of the Acronyms

By: Jason Murphey | Monday, April 13th, 2015 12:45:06 PM |

I still vividly recall very wise advice which I received years ago on a hot afternoon in Mulhall, Oklahoma.

As I went door-to-door, seeking support to become State Representative, I encountered a ... . . . . Read More ->

Hamm sought meeting with OU's Boren on Okla. quakes in 2011

By: Energy Wire | Thursday, April 9th, 2015 11:16:31 AM |

Continental Resources Inc. founder Harold Hamm sought as far back as 2011 to manage Oklahoma's state-funded research into the links among hydraulic fracturing, oil production and earthquakes.

Hamm... . . . .