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Dennis Bailey

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Dennis Bailey
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Oklahoma House of Representatives, District 1
2010
Term in office began
2008
Term in office ended
2010
Political party Democratic
Profession Cooperative Extension Service (retired)
Dennis Bailey (b. 1953) was a Democratic member of the Oklahoma House of Representatives. He represented the 1st District from 2008 to 2010. He was defeated in the 2010 general election.

Bailey graduated from Smithville High School in 1971. He earned an Associate Degree in Agriculture from Eastern Oklahoma State College in 1973. He graduated with his Bachelor's Degree in Animal Science/Industry from Oklahama State University in 1973. He earned his Master of Science Degree in Agricultural Education from OSU in 1987. In 1997, he attained certification as a Certified Crop Advisor from the American Society of Agronomy. Bailey and his wife, Karen Ann, have three children, Leah; Dennis, Jr.; and Megan.

Bailey has worked in a variety of fields, including agriculture, manufacturing, construction and commercial business. He worked for the Oklahoma Cooperative Extension Service for 32 years, and retired in 2008.

Committee assignments

The following is a list of Bailey's final committee assignments prior to his defeat:

Elections

2010

Baily lost his re-election bid for the Oklahoma House of Representatives. His opponent was Rusty Farley (R).[1]

Oklahoma House of Representatives, District 1
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Rusty Farley (R) 4,118
Dennis Bailey (D) 3,984

2008

On November 4, 2008, Bailey won election to the Oklahoma House of Representatives.[2] $18,344 was raised for this campaign.[3]

Oklahoma House of Representatives, District 1
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png DENNIS R. BAILEY (D) 5,749
RUSTY FARLEY (R) 4,392

Campaign donors

2008

In 2008, Bailey collected $18,344 in donations.[4]

These were the largest contributors in 2008.

Donor Amount
OKLAHOMA MEDICAL ASSOCIATION $2,500
OKLAHOMA FARM BUREAU $1,500
CRUSOE, DEE ANN $1,056
CHESAPEAKE ENERGY $1,000
CHICKASAW NATION $1,000

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Oklahoma House of Representatives - District 1
2008–2010
Succeeded by
Rusty Farley (R)