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Dwayne Thompson
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Candidate for
U.S. House, Oklahoma, District 2
High schoolOwasso High School
Bachelor'sNortheastern State University
Master'sSouthwestern Baptist Theological Seminary
Campaign website
Dwayne Thompson was a 2012 Democratic candidate who sought election to the U.S. House to represent the 2nd Congressional District of Oklahoma. Thompson was defeated in the Republican primary on June 26, 2012.

He was a Republican candidate for District 4 of the Oklahoma House of Representatives in 2010.


Thompson, who has been a pastor for 17 years, has said that he ran for Congress to fix the root problem in America. According to Thompson, that is "turning away from our constitution and the biblical principles that made our nation exceptional." Thompson also added that “As we continue to turn further away, our nation continues to get worse in numerous ways. Until we return to these, nothing in America will change. We must address the root problem and not the symptoms.”[1] Thompson has started two different churches, and helped a third recover from a church split.[2]



See also: Oklahoma's 2nd Congressional District elections, 2012

Thompson ran in the 2012 election for the U.S. House to represent Oklahoma's 2nd District.[3]

Thompson was defeated in the Republican primary on June 26, 2012.


See also: Oklahoma House of Representatives elections, 2010

Thompson ran unopposed in the Republican primary on July 27. He was defeated by incumbent Mike Brown (D) in the general election.[4][5][6][7] Brown was elected to his fourth term.

Oklahoma House of Representatives, District 4
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Mike Brown (D) 5,555
Dwayne Thompson (R) 3,262

Campaign donors

As of June 6, 2012, Thompson raised $20,272 during the 2012 election cycle and spent $20,189, leaving him with $83 cash on hand. Of that, 86 percent came from individual contributions, while 14 percent came from candidate self-financing.[8]


Thompson and his wife Tonya have two grown children, Bryce and Brittne, and one granddaughter.

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