Rick Murphy – Biographical Profile and Positions on the Issues

Previous Candidate for State Senator District 21, Arizona

Arizona Republican Party
PO Box 6299Peoria, AZ 85385
Personal (gender, age, marital status, spouse's name and age, children's name and ages, home town, current residence)

Married to Penny (since Sept. 2000)

Children - Ricky (15) & Celeste (13) plus 6 foster children

Foster Parents to 21 additional children (3-6 at a time) since 2007

Phoenix Metro Native

Long-time NW Valley Resident

Profession (professional and work experience outside politics)

Small Business Owner, present

Realtor, 1992-present.

Civic (past and present organizations, charities involvement)

Chair, Arizona Federation of Taxpayers Association

Former Board Member/Founding Member/Counselor, Hemophilia Association

Volunteer Junior High Youth Coach

Republican Precinct Committee Member, 1996

Member-at-Large, Congressional District 2, Arizona Republican Party

1st Vice Chair, District 9, Arizona Republican Party

Past District 16 Republican 1st/2nd Vice Chairman.

Political (dates and titles of previously held political offices)

Representative, Arizona State House of Representatives, 2004-present.

Ways & Means Committee - Chairman (current)

Appropriations Committee - Member (current)

Health & Human Services Committee - Member (current)/past Vice-Chairman

Appropriations Subcommittee on Health & Human Services - Chairman

Government Committee - Member

Public Institutions & Retirement - Member

Religion (current and past religious affiliations, beliefs)

Christ's Church of the Valley - Jr. High Youth Leader (since 2002)

Christ's Church of the Valley - Jr. High Bible Study Leader (since 2002)

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