|Oklahoma House of Representatives District 20|
|November 22, 2016|
|Years in position||3|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 4, 2014|
|First elected||November 6, 2012|
|Next general||November 8, 2016|
|Term limits||12 years total in the legislature|
|Profession||Small business owner|
Cleveland's professional experience includes owning a small business that manufactures products for Wal-Mart.
2015 legislative session
At the beginning of the 2015 legislative session, Cleveland served on the following committees:
|Oklahoma Committee Assignments, 2015|
|• Public Safety, Vice-Chair|
|• Criminal Justice & Corrections|
|• Long-Term Care and Senior Services|
In the 2013-2014 legislative session, Cleveland served on the following committees:
|Oklahoma Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Economic Development and Financial Services|
|• Tourism and International Relations|
Cleveland ran on a platform of reducing government spending. He is pro-life and supports traditional marriage and the Second Amendment. He does not support the new health care law.
Elections for the office of Oklahoma House of Representatives took place in 2014. A primary election took place on June 24, 2014. The general election was held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was April 11, 2014. Incumbent Bobby Cleveland was unopposed in the Republican primary, while Joni Johnson was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Cleveland defeated Johnson in the general election.
|Oklahoma House of Representatives, District 20 General Election, 2014|
|Republican||Bobby Cleveland Incumbent||72%||6,006|
Cleveland ran in the 2012 election for Oklahoma House District 14. Cleveland defeated Gil Hensley, Paul Maus, and Alon Morrison in the Republican primary on June 26 and defeated Matt Branstetter in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.
|Oklahoma House of Representatives, District 20, General Election, 2012|
|Oklahoma House of Representatives District 20 Republican Primary, 2012|
Comprehensive donor information for Bobby Cleveland is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Bobby Cleveland raised a total of $93,916 during that time period. This information was last updated on July 22, 2013.
|Bobby Cleveland's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||Oklahoma House of Representatives, District 20||$93,916|
|Grand Total Raised||$93,916|
2012Bobby Cleveland won election to the Oklahoma House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Bobby Cleveland raised a total of $93,916.
|Oklahoma House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Bobby Cleveland's campaign in 2012|
|Thornton, Rodney D||$4,500|
|7Th Amendment Christian Coalition||$3,500|
|Defenders of the Constitution PAC||$3,500|
|Cleveland, Barbara R||$3,000|
|Orndorff, Tim W||$3,000|
|Total Raised in 2012||$93,916|
|Source:Follow the Money|
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In 2013, the 54th Oklahoma State Legislature, first session, was in session from February 4 to May 24. In 2014, the Oklahoma State Legislature, second session, was in session from February 3 to May 23.
- Research Institute for Economic Development: 2013 Reid Report
- Research Institute for Economic Development: 2014 Reid Report
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- Oklahoma Sierra Club: 2013 Environmental Report Card
- Oklahoma Sierra Club: 2014 Environmental Report Card
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- Greater Oklahoma City Chamber: 2013 Scorecard
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Cleveland is married with two sons and eight grandchildren.
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- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign contributions: 2012
- bobcleveland.com, "Meet Bob," accessed May 28, 2014
- bobcleveland.com, "Issues," accessed May 28, 2014
- Oklahoma State Election Board, "Candidates for State Elective Officials 2014," accessed April 15, 2014
- Oklahoma State Election Board, "Official Results Statewide Primary Election — June 24, 2014," accessed July 10, 2014
- Oklahoma State Election Board, "Official General Election Results, Federal, State, Legislative and Judicial Races — November 4, 2014," accessed November 5, 2014
- Oklahoma State Election Board, "Candidates for State Elective Office 2012," April 13, 2012
- Oklahoma State Election Board, "Official Primary Election Results— June 26, 2012," July 6, 2012
- Oklahoma State Election Board, "Runoff Primary Election Results— August 28, 2012," accessed May 25, 2014
- Oklahoma State Election Board, "General Election Results— November 6, 2012," accessed May 25, 2014
- followthemoney.org, "Cleveland, Bobby," accessed July 22, 2013
Paul D. Roan (D)
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