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Gary Banz

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Gary Banz
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Oklahoma House of Representatives District 101
Incumbent
In office
2004 - Present
Term ends
November 18, 2014
Years in position 10
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$38,400/year
Per diem$147/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 2, 2004
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limits12 years total in state legislative chambers
Education
Bachelor'sSouthern Nazarene College (1968)
Master'sUniversity of Central Oklahoma (1973)
Military service
Service/branchUnited States Army Reserve
Years of service1982 – 1990
Service branchUnited States Army
Years of service1968 – 1970
Personal
BirthdayDecember 7, 1945
Place of birthSylvia, Kansas
ReligionNazarene
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification

Gary W. Banz (b. December 7, 1945) is a Republican member of the Oklahoma House of Representatives, representing District 101. He was first elected to the chamber in 2004.

Biography

Banz earned his B.S. from Southern Nazarene College in 1968 and his M.Ed. from the University of Central Oklahoma in 1973. His professional experience includes working as a public educator from 1970 to 1998. Banz served in the United States Army from 1968 to 1970, and in the United States Army Reserves from 1982 to 1990.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Oklahoma Committee Assignments, 2013
Energy and Aerospace
Tourism and International Relations
Veterans and Military Affairs, Chair

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Banz served on the following committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Banz served on the following committees:

Elections

2014

See also: Oklahoma House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Oklahoma House of Representatives will consist of a primary election on June 24, 2014, and a general election on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was April 11, 2014. Incumbent Gary Banz will face A.J. Bailey in the Republican primary.[1]

2012

See also: Oklahoma House of Representatives elections, 2012

Banz ran in the 2012 election for Oklahoma House District 101. Banz defeated A.J. Bailey in the June 26 Republican primary and defeated Stephen E Covert in the general election that took place on November 6, 2012.[2][3][4]

Oklahoma House of Representatives, District 101, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngGary Banz Incumbent 67.6% 10,677
     Democratic Stephen E Covert 32.4% 5,122
Total Votes 15,799
Oklahoma House of Representatives District 101 Republican Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngGary Banz Incumbent 83.5% 1,506
A.J. Bailey 16.5% 297
Total Votes 1,803

2010

See also: Oklahoma House of Representatives elections, 2010

Gary Banz ran for re-election 2010 election for Oklahoma State House District 101. Banz defeated Democratic Johnny Laudermilk in the general election on November 2, 2010. Banz was unopposed in the Democratic primary election on July 27, 2010.[5]

Oklahoma House of Representatives, District 101
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Gary Banz (R) 7,896
Johnny Laudermilk (D) 3,692

2008

See also: Oklahoma House of Representatives elections, 2008

On November 4, 2008, Banz won re-election to the Oklahoma House of Representatives.[6] $59,198 was raised for this campaign.[7]

Oklahoma House of Representatives, District 101
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png GARY BANZ (R) 9,883
DONNIE LEWIS (D) 6,547

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Gary Banz is available dating back to 2004. Based on available campaign finance records, Gary Banz raised a total of $296,086 during that time period. This information was last updated on July 24, 2013.[8]

Gary Banz's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Oklahoma House of Representatives, District 101 Won $94,255
2010 Oklahoma House of Representatives, District 101 Won $66,647
2008 Oklahoma House of Representatives, District 101 Won $59,198
2006 Oklahoma House of Representatives, District 101 Won $42,137
2004 Oklahoma House of Representatives, District 101 Won $33,849
Grand Total Raised $296,086

2012

Gary Banz won re-election to the Oklahoma House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Gary Banz raised a total of $94,255.

2010

Gary Banz won re-election to the Oklahoma House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Gary Banz raised a total of $66,647.

2008

Gary Banz won re-election to the Oklahoma House of Representatives in 2008. During that election cycle, Gary Banz raised a total of $59,198.

2006

Gary Banz won re-election to the Oklahoma House of Representatives in 2006. During that election cycle, Gary Banz raised a total of $42,137.

2004

Gary Banz won election to the Oklahoma House of Representatives in 2004. During that election cycle, Gary Banz raised a total of $33,849.

Personal

Banz and his wife, Linda, have six children.

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