Bio: Richard James Murphy (b. 1929) was a government official and computer company executive active in the Democratic National Party. He served as Assistant Postmaster General from 1961 to 1969, was director and CEO of the Democratic National Convention in Miami Beach, Florida from 1970 to 1972, and was national campaign manager for Shriver for President from 1975 to 1976.
LBJ Connection: Assistant Postmaster General, 1961-1969
Murphy, Richard J. (Richard James), 1929-,
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