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MURPHY, Patrick, a Representative from Pennsylvania; born in Philadelphia,
Philadelphia County, Pa., October 19, 1973; attended Bucks County Community
College, Newtown, Pa., 1991-1992; B.S., Kings College, Wilkes-Barre, Pa.,
1996; J.D., Widener University, Harrisburg, Pa., 1999; United States Army,
1993-2004; United States Army Reserve, 2004-2007; lawyer, private practice;
professor; elected as a Democrat to the One Hundred Tenth and to the succeeding
Congress (January 3, 2007-January 3, 2011); unsuccessful candidate for
reelection to the One Hundred Twelfth Congress in 2010.
BibliographyMurphy, Patrick J., with Adam Frankel.
Taking the Hill: From Philly to Baghdad to the United States
Congress. New York: Henry Holt and Co., 2008.