Dan Fisher

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Dan Fisher
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Oklahoma House of Representatives District 60
Incumbent
In office
2012-Present
Term ends
November 18, 2014
Years in position 2
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$38,400/year
Per diem$153/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limits12 years total in the legislature
Education
Bachelor'sArkansas Tech University
Personal
ProfessionPastor
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
Dan Fisher is a Republican member of the Oklahoma House of Representatives, representing District 60. He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.

Biography

Fisher earned his B.A. in Secondary Education and Mathematics from Arkansas Tech University. His professional experience includes being a pastor.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Oklahoma Committee Assignments, 2013
Administrative Rules, Government Oversight and Repealer, Vice-chair
Government Modernization
States' Rights

Elections

2014

See also: Oklahoma House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Oklahoma House of Representatives will take place in 2014. A primary election took place June 24, 2014. The general election will be held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was April 11, 2014. Incumbent Dan Fisher was unopposed in the Republican primary. Fisher is unchallenged in the general election.[2][3]

2012

See also: Oklahoma House of Representatives elections, 2012

Fisher ran in the 2012 election for Oklahoma House District 60. Fisher defeated Matt White in the Republican primary on June 26 and defeated Kendra Menz-Kimble in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[4][5][6][7]

Oklahoma House of Representatives, District 60, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngDan Fisher 62.3% 7,793
     Democratic Kendra Menz-Kimble 37.7% 4,719
Total Votes 12,512
Oklahoma House of Representatives District 60 Republican Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngDan Fisher 54.4% 1,295
Matt White 45.6% 1,087
Total Votes 2,382

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Dan Fisher is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Dan Fisher raised a total of $60,015 during that time period. This information was last updated on July 23, 2013.[8]

Dan Fisher's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Oklahoma House of Representatives, District 60 Won $60,015
Grand Total Raised $60,015

2012

Dan Fisher won election to the Oklahoma House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Dan Fisher raised a total of $60,015.
Oklahoma House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Dan Fisher's campaign in 2012
Fisher, Dan Lee$6,000
Fisher, Johnny$5,000
Tate, Ryan T$5,000
7th Amendment Christian Coalition$5,000
Ward, Ashley$2,500
Total Raised in 2012$60,015
Source:Follow the Money

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2013-2014

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.

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Endorsements

2012

In 2012, Fisher's endorsements included the following:[9][10]

Personal

Fisher and his wife, Pam, have two children.[1]

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Political offices
Preceded by
Purcy Walker (D)
Oklahoma House of Representatives District 14
2012–present
Succeeded by
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