|Oklahoma State Senate District 34|
|November 18, 2014|
|Years in position||4|
|Elections and appointments|
|First elected||November 2, 2010|
|Next general||November 4, 2014|
|Term limits||12 years total in state legislative chambers|
|Profession||President/CEO, Better Business Bureau, Oklahoma|
Brinkley graduated from Langston University and later from Oral Roberts University’s School of Theology and Missions. His professional experience includes being a television producer, an investigative producer, a writer, an on-air personality, a pastor at The Community Church in Collinsville, and the President/CEO of the Better Business Bureau for Eastern Oklahoma.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Brinkley served on the following committees:
|Oklahoma Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Finance, Vice-chair|
|• Pension, Chair|
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Brinkley served on the following committees:
|Oklahoma Committee Assignments, 2011|
|• Business and Labor|
|• Health and Human Services|
- See also: Oklahoma State Senate elections, 2010
Brinkley defeated Tim Coager in the Republican primary on July 27 by a margin of 4,727-2,502. He ran unopposed in the general election. Vote totals were not reported.
Comprehensive donor information for Rick Brinkley is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, Rick Brinkley raised a total of $229,016 during that time period. This information was last updated on July 15, 2013.
|Rick Brinkley's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||Oklahoma State Senate, District 34||$61,466|
|2010||Oklahoma State Senate, District 34||$167,550|
|Grand Total Raised||$229,016|
2012Rick Brinkley was not up for election to the Oklahoma State Senate in 2012. During that election cycle, Rick Brinkley raised a total of $61,466.
|Oklahoma State Senate 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Rick Brinkley's campaign in 2012|
|Oklahoma Malt Beverage Association||$2,000|
|Oklahoma Independent Petroleum Association||$2,000|
|Oklahoma Bankers Association||$1,500|
|Total Raised in 2012||$61,466|
|Source:Follow the Money|
2010Rick Brinkley won election to the Oklahoma State Senate in 2010. During that election cycle, Rick Brinkley raised a total of $167,550.
|Oklahoma State Senate 2010 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Rick Brinkley's campaign in 2010|
|Brinkley, Rick L||$114,000|
|Total Raised in 2010||$167,550|
|Source:Follow the Money|
Brinkley has a son, John, and a grandson, Cristian.
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- Biography from Project Vote Smart
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- Campaign contributions: 2010
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