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Nathan Dahm

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Nathan Dahm
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Oklahoma State Senate District 33
Incumbent
In office
2012-Present
Term ends
November 23, 2016
Years in position 2
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$38,400/year
Per diem$147/day
Elections and appointments
Last election2012
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 8, 2016
Term limits12 years total in legislature
Personal
ProfessionManager/Self-employed
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Nathan Dahm is a Republican member of the of the Oklahoma State Senate, representing District 33. He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.

Biography

His professional experience includes working as a missionary in Romania, designing and managing a bible school campus in Romania, and serving on the Tulsa County Republican Party and the Tulsa Area Republican Assembly.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Oklahoma Committee Assignments, 2013
Business and Commerce
Finance
General Government
Veterans and Military Affairs

Issues

Dahm supports the Second Amendment. He supports balancing the budget, education reform, lowering taxes, and smaller government. He is pro-life.[2]

Gun legislation

On January 23, 2014, Dahm introduced Senate Bill 1473, also known as the Piers Morgan Constitutional Right to Keep and Bear Arms Without Infringement Act, which would allow adults to carry firearms anywhere that is allowed by law, but does not require a gun license to do so. Dahm went on Piers Morgan's CNN show on January 27, 2014, where he was invited to debate his bill with the gun control supporter. If Dahm's legislation is passed by the Oklahoma State Legislature, the bill would go into effect on November 1, 2014.[3][4]

Elections

2012

See also: Oklahoma State Senate elections, 2012

Dahm ran in the 2012 election for Oklahoma Senate District 33. Dahm and Tim Wright advanced to the August 28 primary runoff. Dahm defeated Tim Wright in the Republican runoff primary on August 28, 2012.[5] He was unchallenged in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[6][7][8]

Oklahoma State Senate District 33 Republican Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngTim Wright (advanced to runoff) 37.7% 2,410
Green check mark transparent.pngNathan Dahm (advanced to runoff) 35.8% 2,284
Don P. Little 19.6% 1,252
Cliff Johns 6.9% 441
Total Votes 6,387

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Nathan Dahm is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Nathan Dahm raised a total of $41,980 during that time period. This information was last updated on July 15, 2013.[9]

Nathan Dahm's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Oklahoma State Senate, District 33 Won $41,980
Grand Total Raised $41,980

2012

Nathan Dahm won election to the Oklahoma State Senate in 2012. During that election cycle, Nathan Dahm raised a total of $41,980.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Tom Adelson (D)
Oklahoma State Senate District 33
2012–present
Succeeded by
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