John Ford

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John Ford
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Oklahoma State Senate District 29
Incumbent
In office
2004-Present
Term ends
November 23, 2016
Years in position 10
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$38,400/year
Per diem$153/day
Elections and appointments
Last election2012
First elected2004
Next generalNovember 8, 2016
Term limits12 years total in state legislative chambers
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of Tulsa, 1968.
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
John W. Ford is a Republican member of the Oklahoma State Senate, representing District 29. He was first elected to the chamber in 2004. He currently serves as Assistant Majority Floor Leader. He previously served as Majority Caucus Leader.

Biography

Ford earned his B.S. in Business Administration/Management from the University of Tulsa in 1968. His professional experience includes working at Phillips Petroleum Company for a total of 34 years before his retirement.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Oklahoma Committee Assignments, 2013
Appropriations
Business and Commerce
Education, Chair
Finance
Rules

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2012

See also: Oklahoma State Senate elections, 2012

Ford ran in the 2012 election for Oklahoma Senate District 29. Ford ran unopposed in the Republican primary on June 26. He was unchallenged in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[2][3][4][5]

2008

See also: Oklahoma State Senate elections, 2008

Ford raised $82,607 for this campaign, in which he ran unopposed.[6][7]

2004

See also: Oklahoma State Senate elections, 2004

On November 2, 2004, Ford was elected to Oklahoma Senate District 29.[8]

Ford raised $98,803 for his campaign.[9]

Oklahoma Senate District 29
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png JOHN FORD (R) 20,849
ALAN GENTGES (D) 11,309

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for John Ford is available dating back to 2004. Based on available campaign finance records, John Ford raised a total of $365,296 during that time period. This information was last updated on July 14, 2013.[10]

John Ford's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Oklahoma State Senate, District 29 Won $86,048
2010 Oklahoma State Senate, District 29 Not up for election $89,088
2008 Oklahoma State Senate, District 29 Won $82,607
2006 Oklahoma State Senate, District 29 Not up for election $8,750
2004 Oklahoma State Senate, District 29 Won $98,803
Grand Total Raised $365,296

2012

John Ford won re-election to the Oklahoma State Senate in 2012. During that election cycle, John Ford raised a total of $86,048.
Oklahoma State Senate 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to John Ford's campaign in 2012
Oklahoma Society of Anesthesiologists$2,500
Conocophillips$1,500
Millican, Don P$1,000
Vanatta, Benny & Vicki$1,000
Frette, Margaret Erling$1,000
Total Raised in 2012$86,048
Source:Follow the Money

2010

John Ford was not up for election to the Oklahoma State Senate in 2010. During that election cycle, John Ford raised a total of $89,088.

2008

John Ford won re-election to the Oklahoma State Senate in 2008. During that election cycle, John Ford raised a total of $82,607.

2006

John Ford was not up for election to the Oklahoma State Senate in 2006. During that election cycle, John Ford raised a total of $8,750.

2004

John Ford won election to the Oklahoma State Senate in 2004. During that election cycle, John Ford raised a total of $98,803.

Personal

Ford is married to Mary and has two children: Jennifer and Jack. They currently reside in Bartlesville, Oklahoma.[1]

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Oklahoma State Senate District 29
2004–present
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