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Curtis McDaniel
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Current candidacy
Running for Oklahoma State Senate, District 5
Date of primaryJune 24, 2014
Current office
Oklahoma House of Representatives District 1
In office
2012 - Present
Term ends
November 18, 2014
Years in position 2
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$38,400/year
Per diem$153/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedFebruary 14, 2012
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limits12 years total in state legislative chambers
Education
Bachelor'sOklahoma State University
Master'sOklahoma State University
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Curtis McDaniel (b. January 17, 1952) is a Democratic member of the Oklahoma House of Representatives, representing District 1. He was first elected to the chamber in a special election on February 14, 2012, to replace Rusty Farley (R), who passed away on July 4, 2011. McDaniel was sworn in on February 22, 2012.[1][2] He is the current Minority Caucus Secretary.

He is currently a 2014 Democratic candidate for District 5 of the Oklahoma State Senate.

Biography

McDaniel earned his bachelor's degree in Agricultural Education from Oklahoma State University in 1975 and his M.Ed. in Administration from Oklahoma State University in 1998.[3]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, McDaniel served on the following committees:

Oklahoma Committee Assignments, 2013
Agriculture and Wildlife
Common Education
Tourism and International Relations

Elections

2014

See also: Oklahoma State Senate elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Oklahoma State Senate will take place in 2014. A primary election took place June 24, 2014. The general election will take place on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was April 11, 2014. Joe M. Silk defeated Brent Shain in the Republican primary, while Curtis McDaniel was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Silk and McDaniel will face off in the general election.[4][5]

2012

See also: Oklahoma House of Representatives elections, 2012

McDaniel ran for re-election to Oklahoma House District 1. He ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on June 26, 2012. He was unchallenged in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[6][7][8][9]

Special

See also: State legislative special elections, 2012

McDaniel defeated Joe M. Silk (R), Bethany Farley (I), and James Skipper (I) in the special election on February 14, 2012. McDaniel garnered 61.8% of the vote. Both major party candidates won contested primaries on November 8, 2011.[10][11][12]

Oklahoma House of Representatives, District 1, Special Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngCurtis McDaniel 61.8% 2,190
     Republican Joe M. Silk 28.1% 995
     Independent Bethany Farley 7.6% 271
     Independent James Skipper 2.5% 89
Total Votes 3,545

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Curtis McDaniel is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Curtis McDaniel raised a total of $63,017 during that time period. This information was last updated on July 19, 2013.[13]

Curtis McDaniel's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Oklahoma House of Representatives, District 1 Won $63,017
Grand Total Raised $63,017

2012

General election

Curtis McDaniel won re-election to the Oklahoma House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Curtis McDaniel raised a total of $24,236.
Oklahoma House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Curtis McDaniel's campaign in 2012
McDaniel, Curtis L$9,286
Electrical Workers$2,500
Chickasaw Nation$2,000
Oklahoma Quarter Horse Racing$2,000
Oklahoma State AFL-CIO$1,000
Total Raised in 2012$24,236
Source:Follow the Money

Special election

Curtis McDaniel won election to the Oklahoma House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Curtis McDaniel raised a total of $38,781.
Oklahoma House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Curtis McDaniel's campaign in 2012
Mcdaniel, Curtis L$11,531
Oklahoma Trial Lawyers Association$2,500
Chickasaw Nation$2,000
Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma$2,000
Oklahoma Public Employees Association$1,500
Total Raised in 2012$38,781
Source:Follow the Money

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Political offices
Preceded by
Rusty Farley (D)
Oklahoma House of Representatives - District 1
2012–present
Succeeded by
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