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CONVERSATIONS: Murphy Ousts 24-Year Congressman Mica

Democrat Stephanie Murphy after defeating incumbent John Mica in the 7th Congressional District Race. Photo: Amy Green
Democrat Stephanie Murphy after defeating incumbent John Mica in the 7th Congressional District Race. Photo: Amy Green

Stephanie Murphy is replacing one of central Florida's longest-serving elected leaders.

Her upset victory over Republican John Mica in the 7th Congressional District ends his 24-year career in the U.S. House of Representatives.

90.7's Amy Green caught up with Murphy after her win Tuesday night to talk about her plans for office.

Amy Green covered the environment for WMFE until 2023. Her work included the 2020 podcast DRAINED.