Senator Larry Murphy View All Years

Compiled Historical Information
Birth Place: Dubuque, Iowa
Birth County: Dubuque
Party Affiliation: Democrat
Assemblies Served:
Senate: 71 (1985) - 76 (1995)
Home County: Fayette
Family Members Who Served in the Iowa Legislature: Brother: Patrick Murphy; GAs 73 - 85
Larry Murphy
Fayette County
Birth: November 17, 1952, Dubuque. Parents: Lawrence J. and Eileen Murphy. Education: Attended Wahlert High School, Dubuque; graduated Drake University. Spouse: Linda. Children: 3 sons: Jaymie, David and Brian. Activities: Freelance writer. Printing, paper, and business form distributor. Adjunct communications instructor, Upper Iowa University. Fayette County supervisor, 1978-1984. Former member and chair, 1st Judicial Department of Correctional Services Board. Past board member, Northeast Iowa Mental Health Center. Member and former board of director of Oelwein Chamber of Commerce. Lector and lay distributor, Sacred Heart Church, Oelwein. Term: Second.