Biographical Information

NameMurphy, William Tayloe Jr
Date of Birth1-9-1933
GenderM
EthnicityUnknown
Total Number of State Gov't Elections11
Total Number of Federal Gov't Elections0
House of Delegate Elections11
Virginia Senate Elections0
Gubernatorial Elections0
House of Representatives Elections0
Federal Senate Elections0
Total Number of Elections Won10
Total Number of Elections Lost1
Total Years in State Gov't Office18
Total Years in Federal Gov't Office0
Total Years in House of Delegates18
Total Years in Virginia Senate0
Total Years as Governor0
Total Years as Representative0
Total Years as Federal Senator0

Elections Record
Election IDElection YearOfficeElection TypeDistrict No.JurisdictionsDistrict TypeNo. of CandidatesNo. of Seats up for ElectionPartyIncumbency StatusCampaign ExpenditureCampaign Expenditure (year 2007 dollars)Camp. Exp. PercentageVotesVote PercentageElectoral Outcome
1977RVAHH471977VAHRVAHH47  SM21DemocratNo$10,359$35,53152.936,647 46.19Lost
1981RVAHH431981VAHRVAHH43  SM21DemocratNo$17,744$40,63469.019,977 63.95Won
1982RVAHH991982VAHRVAHH99  SM11DemocratYes$19,892$42,768100.0011,589 99.98Won
1983RVAHH991983VAHRVAHH99  SM11DemocratYes$22,977$48,022100.0013,242 99.96Won
1985RVAHH991985VAHRVAHH99  SM11DemocratYes$35,132$67,805100.0010,878 99.99Won
1987RVAHH991987VAHRVAHH99  SM11DemocratYes$3,060$5,600100.0013,591 99.98Won
1989RVAHH991989VAHRVAHH99  SM11DemocratYes$2,669$4,484100.0012,942 99.97Won
1991RVAHH991991VAHRVAHH99  SM21DemocratYes$33,724$51,59897.5513,120 76.17Won
1993RVAHH991993VAHRVAHH99  SM21DemocratYes$57,181$82,34180.7811,603 60.99Won
1995RVAHH991995VAHRVAHH99  SM21DemocratYes$109,130$148,41756.9111,661 56.98Won
1997RVAHH991997VAHRVAHH99  SM11DemocratYes$46,233$60,103100.0014,110 98.61Won

Career Record
YearOfficeLeadershipPartyDistrict Type District No./JurisdictionTenure to Date Age
1982VAHDemocrat SMH43 149
1983VAHDemocrat SMH99 250
1984VAHDemocrat SMH99 351
1985VAHDemocrat SMH99 452
1986VAHDemocrat SMH99 553
1987VAHDemocrat SMH99 654
1988VAHDemocrat SMH99 755
1989VAHDemocrat SMH99 856
1990VAHDemocrat SMH99 957
1991VAHDemocrat SMH99 1058
1992VAHDemocrat SMH99 1159
1993VAHDemocrat SMH99 1260
1994VAHDemocrat SMH99 1361
1995VAHDemocrat SMH99 1462
1996VAHDemocrat SMH99 1563
1997VAHDemocrat SMH99 1664
1998VAHDemocrat SMH99 1765
1999VAHDemocrat SMH99 1866