|Oklahoma House of Representatives District 3|
|November 17, 2010 - Present|
|November 18, 2014|
|Years in position||4|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|First elected||November 2, 2010|
|Next general||November 4, 2014|
|Term limits||12 years total in state legislative chambers|
|Profession||Owner/Operator, Cattle Operation|
Lockhart has an A.S. in Biology and Zoology and a B.S. in Business Management. He also holds a teaching certificate. His professional experience includes working on his family's cow/calf operation and has previously worked on several scientific research projects concerning such topics as alternative energy.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Lockhart served on the following committees:
|Oklahoma Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Agriculture and Wildlife|
|• Long-Term Care and Senior Services|
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Lockhart served on the following committees:
|Oklahoma Committee Assignments, 2011|
|• Agriculture, Wildlife, and Environment|
|• Long-Term Care & Senior Services|
Lockhart ran in the 2012 election for Oklahoma House District 3. Lockhart defeated Traci Barnes in the June 26 Democratic primary and defeated Roger Mattox in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.
|Oklahoma House of Representatives, District 3, General Election, 2012|
|Democratic||James Lockhart Incumbent||59.8%||7,016|
|Oklahoma House of Representatives District 3 Democratic Primary, 2012|
|James H Lockhart Incumbent||71.2%||3,076|
Lockhart was initially defeated in a six-way Democratic primary on July 27, falling short of winner Matt Webb. However, in the subsequent August 24 primary runoff election, he defeated Webb by a margin of 1,916-1,424. Lockhart defeated Roger Mattox (R) in the general election.
|Oklahoma House of Representatives, District 3|
|James Lockhart (D)||4,713|
|Roger Mattox (R)||4,178|
Comprehensive donor information for James Lockhart is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, James Lockhart raised a total of $132,909 during that time period. This information was last updated on July 19, 2013.
|James Lockhart's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||Oklahoma House of Representatives, District 3||$86,997|
|2010||Oklahoma House of Representatives, District 3||$45,912|
|Grand Total Raised||$132,909|
2012James Lockhart won re-election to the Oklahoma House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, James Lockhart raised a total of $86,997.
|Oklahoma House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to James Lockhart's campaign in 2012|
|Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma||$5,000|
|Oklahoma State AFL-CIO||$4,500|
|Krumme, George W||$3,000|
|Center for Legislative Excellence||$2,500|
|Total Raised in 2012||$86,997|
|Source:Follow the Money|
2010James Lockhart won election to the Oklahoma House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, James Lockhart raised a total of $45,912.
|Oklahoma House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to James Lockhart's campaign in 2010|
|Oklahoma State AFL-CIO||$2,500|
|Thompson, Glenn E||$1,500|
|Total Raised in 2010||$45,912|
|Source:Follow the Money|
Lockhart and his wife Carrie have two children, Hope and Jakob.
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- House website
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign contributions: 2012 2010
- Oklahoma State Election Board, "Candidates for State Elective Office 2012," April 13, 2012
- Oklahoma State Election Board - Unofficial 2012 primary results
- Oklahoma State Board of Elections, "Official 2012 Primary Results," June 26, 2012
- Oklahoma State Election Board, Unofficial Results
- followthemoney.org, "Lockhart, James," Accessed July 19, 2013
Neil Brannon (D)
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