Cliff Johns

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Cliff Johns
Former candidate for
Oklahoma House of Representatives, District 76
High schoolUnion High School
Bachelor'sUniversity of Oklahoma
J.D.University of Tulsa, College of Law
Place of birthTulsa, Oklahoma
ProfessionLawyer and Educator
ReligionSouthern Baptist
Campaign website
Cliff Johns was a 2014 Republican candidate for District 76 of the Oklahoma House of Representatives.


Johns earned his bachelor's degree from the University of Oklahoma and his J.D. from the University of Tulsa College of Law. His professional experience includes working as a lawyer and teaching at Tulsa Community College.[1]


Campaign themes


Johns' campaign website highlighted the following issues:[2]


  • Excerpt: "The Best way to attract business to the State of Oklahoma is to create a business friendly environment; and as we all know businesses flock to the States where taxes are low and where regulations go only as far as necessary to protect human beings; not spotted owls."


  • Excerpt: "I believe in local control of schools. I am adamantly opposed to federal intrusions upon our State and our local school districts. I am in favor of a complete and immediate repeal of Common Core. With the money from this monstrosity, we can finally give our teachers the raise that they deserve."

Gun Rights

  • Excerpt: "I will protect the 2nd Amendment Freedoms from ANY State, Federal, and/or Global (i.e., UN) intrusions. The Right to Keep and Bear Arms is an Inalienable Right."


  • Excerpt: "I’m pro-life. I believe that life begins at conception. The 1st nation to legalize abortion was the Soviet Union. It was pushed through by the Communists, under the leadership of Vladamir Lenin, who was a faithful adherent to the atheistic, Communist teachings of Karl Marx and Frederich Engels."

Illegal Immigration

  • Excerpt: "I am opposed to illegal immigration."



See also: Oklahoma House of Representatives elections, 2014

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 David Brumbaugh defeated Cliff Johns in the Republican primary, while Glenda K. Puett was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Brumbaugh defeated Puett in the general election.[3][4][5]

Oklahoma House of Representatives, District 76 General Election, 2014
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngDavid Brumbaugh Incumbent 72% 6,116
     Democratic Glenda Puett 28% 2,377
Total Votes 8,493
Oklahoma House of Representatives, District 76 Republican Primary, 2014
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngDavid Brumbaugh Incumbent 74.4% 2,222
Cliff Johns 25.6% 764
Total Votes 2,986


See also: Oklahoma State Senate elections, 2012

Johns ran in the 2012 election for Oklahoma Senate District 33. Johns was defeated by Tim Wright in the Republican primary on June 26.[6][7][8][9]

Oklahoma State Senate District 33 Republican Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngTim Wright 37.7% 2,410
Nathan Dahm 35.8% 2,284
Don P. Little 19.6% 1,252
Cliff Johns 6.9% 441
Total Votes 6,387

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