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


Conflicting State and Local Regulations Cause Heartburn for Businesses, Legislators Told

By: Mike Ray | Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 02:34:56 PM |

OKLAHOMA CITY – Conflicting requirements of overlapping state and local regulatory agencies are proving disruptive to business owners/operators, a legislative panel was advised Wednesday... . . . . Read More ->

2015 Oklahoma Constitution Conservative Index Released

By: Oklahoma Constitution | Wednesday, August 5th, 2015 09:44:32 AM |

The Oklahoma Constitution presents the 37th annual Oklahoma Conservative Index, rating our state legislators. Members of each house of the Oklahoma Legislature were rated on ten key votes. A favorable... . . . . Read More ->

Oklahoma Acts to Limit Earthquake Risk at Oil and Gas Wells

By: NY Times | Wednesday, August 5th, 2015 09:39:02 AM |

Oklahoma regulators have told energy companies to sharply reduce underground wastewater disposal across an earthquake-prone stretch of the state, a move that ratchets up a so-far unsuccessful effort... . . . . Read More ->

Rep. Murphey's Latest Blog Posts


The Co-Opting Power of Cynicism

By: Jason Murphey | Sunday, October 4th, 2015 10:57:43 PM |

He was a good legislator. He had the best of intentions, a driving desire to do right, and had staved off the co-opting forces of special-interest influence, personal pride, and self-interest. He had... . . . . Read More ->

The Death of the Reprimand

By: Jason Murphey | Sunday, September 27th, 2015 04:12:11 PM |

I wrote an article in 2011 about a new, disturbing trend of political correctness which I strongly believed presented a real danger to the ability of policymakers to engage in honest and open debate.
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OK Historical Society and a New Way to Learn from Past Mistakes

By: Jason Murphey | Monday, September 21st, 2015 08:11:02 AM |

Local news outlets recently highlighted the planned implosion of two buildings in downtown Oklahoma City. Media footage featured cheering crowds as the historic buildings fell.

I am a bit hesitant... . . . . Read More ->