|Oklahoma State Senate District 17|
|November 23, 2016|
|Years in position||2|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|Next general||November 8, 2016|
|Term limits||12 years total in the legislature|
|High school||Shawnee High School|
|Bachelor's||Southeastern State College|
|Master's||Central State University|
Sharp earned a B.A. from Southeastern State College, a M.A. from Central State University, and a PhD in Political Science from Kensington University.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Sharp served on the following committees:
|Oklahoma Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Business and Commerce|
|• Tourism and Wildlife|
|• Veterans and Military Affairs|
- See also: Oklahoma State Senate elections, 2012
Sharp ran in the 2012 election for Oklahoma Senate District 17. Sharp and Ed Moore advanced to the August 28 primary runoff, and Sharp defeated Ed Moore in the primary runoff election. He was unchallenged in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.
|Oklahoma State Senate District 17 Republican Primary, 2012|
|Ed Moore (advanced to runoff)||34%||1,463|
|Ron Sharp (advanced to runoff)||31.1%||1,339|
|Ernest R. Clark||15.6%||673|
Comprehensive donor information for Ron Sharp is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Ron Sharp raised a total of $117,038 during that time period. This information was last updated on July 12, 2013.
|Ron Sharp's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||Oklahoma State Senate, District 17||$117,038|
|Grand Total Raised||$117,038|
2012Ron Sharp won election to the Oklahoma State Senate in 2012. During that election cycle, Ron Sharp raised a total of $117,038.
|Oklahoma State Senate 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Ron Sharp's campaign in 2012|
|Route 66 PAC||$5,000|
|Knight, Robert A||$5,000|
|Clarke Iii, Sidney R||$5,000|
|Total Raised in 2012||$117,038|
|Source:Follow the Money|
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- Campaign Website
- AP Results "Oklahoma State Senate primary elections" Accessed August 28, 2012
- Oklahoma State Election Board, "Candidates for State Elective Office 2012," April 13, 2012
- Oklahoma State Election Board - Unofficial 2012 primary results
- followthemoney.org, "Sharp, Ron," Accessed July 12, 2013
Charlie Laster (D)
|Oklahoma State Senate District 17
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