Mark Allen

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Mark Allen
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Oklahoma State Senate District 4
Incumbent
In office
2010-Present
Term ends
November 18, 2014
Years in position 4
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$38,400/year
Per diem$147/day
Elections and appointments
First electedNovember 2, 2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limits12 years total in state legislative chambers
Education
High schoolWilburton High School
Military service
Service/branchUnited States Navy
Years of service1968-1970
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Mark Allen (b. 1962) is a Republican member of the Oklahoma State Senate, representing District 4. He was first elected to the chamber in 2010.

Biography

His professional experience includes owning Allen Rathole Inc., a business that specializes in oil field services. Allen served in the U.S. Navy, where he served as a heavy equipment operator with the Seabees.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Oklahoma Committee Assignments, 2013
Agriculture and Rural Development
Insurance
Judiciary
Veterans and Military Affairs, Vice-chair

2011-2012

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

Elections

2014

See also: Oklahoma State Senate elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Oklahoma State Senate 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 Mark Allen is unopposed in the Republican primary, while Ann Weaver is unopposed in the Democratic primary.[2]

2010

See also: Oklahoma State Senate elections, 2010

Allen defeated Tom Lannigan in the Republican primary on July 27 by a margin of 1,526-408. He defeated current house member Neil Brannon (D) in the general election.[3]

Oklahoma State Senate, District 4
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png Mark Allen (R) 9,974
Neil Brannon (D) 9,451

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Mark Allen is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, Mark Allen raised a total of $380,896 during that time period. This information was last updated on June 25, 2013.[4]

Mark Allen's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Oklahoma State Senate, District 4 Not up for election $70,545
2010 Oklahoma State Senate, District 4 Won $310,351
Grand Total Raised $380,896

2012

Mark Allen was not up for election to the Oklahoma State Senate in 2012. During that election cycle, Mark Allen raised a total of $70,545.

2010

Mark Allen won election to the Oklahoma State Senate in 2010. During that election cycle, Mark Allen raised a total of $310,351.

Personal

Allen is married to his wife Nikki. They live in Spiro, OK.[5]

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Political offices
Preceded by
Kenneth Corn (D)
Oklahoma State Senate District 4
2010–present
Succeeded by
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