Party affiliation: Republican
Richard Murray Simpson, American congressman. member 76th-82d Congresses, 17th Pennsylvania District, 83d-86th Congresses, 18th District.; Member Pennsylvania House of Representatives, 1935-1937.; Served in Tank corpus, United States army, 1918.; Member American Legion.; Odd Fellow, Patriotic Order Sons of America.
- Engaged in insurance, 1923-1937. Elected to 75th Congress (1937-1939), 18th Pennsylvania District, at special election, 1937. Member 76th-82d Congresses, 17th Pennsylvania District, 83d-86th Congresses, 18th District.
Born August 30, 1900