AICPA Statement on CPA Lawmaker’s Senate Bid

Washington, D.C. (March 25, 2015) – The  American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) has issued the following statement by President and CEO  Barry C. Melancon CPA, CGMA, on U.S. Representative Patrick Murphy’s (D-Fla.) announcement of his candidacy for the U.S. Senate: “As a CPA, Representative Patrick Murphy is the personification of the problem-solving accountant. He brings financial expertise, a bipartisan approach, and a can-do attitude to his work in Congress. We are pleased by his decision to run for the Senate.”