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 Purchasing Reforms Reach $25 Million in Savings

By: House of Reps | Thursday, October 16th, 2014 02:21:18 PM |

OKLAHOMA CITY – State and local government entities are now saving $25 million each year as a result of the modernization of state purchasing systems, a legislative study found Wednesday.

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Dollars flow in longtime Guthrie water fight

By: Jason Murphey | Monday, September 29th, 2014 09:50:56 AM |

Some lawsuits never really die. The city of Guthrie and Logan County Rural Water District No. 1 have been battling in multiple courts for almost a decade over who may supply water to a particular area... . . . . Read More ->

Oklahoma Ranks High on National Report

By: Jason Murphey | Friday, August 22nd, 2014 11:21:38 AM |

OKLAHOMA CITY - According to a report released this week, Oklahoma state government leads the nation in opening up government data to public purview. The report, produced by the Washington, D.C.-based... . . . . Read More ->

Rep. Murphey's Latest Blog Posts


What I Learned From the Highest Paid State Employee

By: Jason Murphey | Monday, October 20th, 2014 11:17:11 AM |

Over the years I have become a big believer in the wisdom of learning from observing others.

Here's a lesson I have internalized from taking note of the actions of Oklahoma's highest paid state ... . . . . Read More ->

The 2014 State Questions

By: Jason Murphey | Monday, October 13th, 2014 12:04:39 AM |

Every two years, prior to the November elections, I write an article describing the state questions which will be on the upcoming general election ballot. As a legislator I have the benefit of having... . . . . Read More ->

Upcoming Legislative Hearing on Earthquake Issue

By: Jason Murphey | Monday, October 6th, 2014 10:51:09 AM |

I suspect most readers still remember the sensation of feeling their first earthquake. For those of us who have spent a lifetime in Oklahoma, this experience occurred just three years ago. Since that... . . . . Read More ->