|Oklahoma House of Representatives District 28|
|November 17, 2010 - Present|
|November 18, 2014|
|Years in position||3|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|First elected||November 2, 2010|
|Next election||November 4, 2014|
|Term limits||12 years total in state legislative chambers|
Newell earned his B.A. in Bible and Pastoral Ministry from Mid-America Christian University and his M.B.A. from Liberty University. His professional experience includes working as a pastor, and teaching business and economics classes at Seminole State College.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Newell served on the following committees:
|Oklahoma Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Agriculture and Wildlife|
|• Appropriations and Budget, Vice-chair|
|• Long-Term Care and Senior Services|
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Newell served on the following committees:
|Oklahoma Committee Assignments, 2011|
|• Agriculture, Wildlife, and Environment|
|• Higher Education & Career Tech|
|• Long-Term Care & Senior Services|
Newell ran for re-election in the 2012 election for Oklahoma House District 28. He ran unopposed in the June 26 Republican primary and defeated Marilyn Rainwater Approved in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.
|Oklahoma House of Representatives, District 28, General Election, 2012|
|Republican||Tom Newell Incumbent||62.8%||7,097|
Newell defeated Bryan D. Cain in the Republican primary on July 27 by a margin of 1,114-717. He defeated Ed Smith (D) in the general election.
|Oklahoma House of Representatives, District 28|
|Tom Newell (R)||5,339|
|Ed Smith (D)||3,425|
Comprehensive donor information for Tom Newell is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, Tom Newell raised a total of $216,779 during that time period. This information was last updated on July 22, 2013.
|Tom Newell's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||Oklahoma House of Representatives, District 28||$112,445|
|2010||Oklahoma House of Representatives, District 28||$104,334|
|Grand Total Raised||$216,779|
2012Tom Newell won re-election to the Oklahoma House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Tom Newell raised a total of $112,445.
|Oklahoma House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Tom Newell's campaign in 2012|
|Associated General Contractors of Oklahoma||$5,250|
|Oklahoma Public Employees Association||$5,000|
|Oklahoma Independent Petroleum Association||$4,500|
|Total Raised in 2012||$112,445|
|Source:Follow the Money|
2010Tom Newell won election to the Oklahoma House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Tom Newell raised a total of $104,334.
|Oklahoma House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Tom Newell's campaign in 2010|
|Oklahomans for a Healthy Future||$5,000|
|Total Raised in 2010||$104,334|
|Source:Follow the Money|
Newell and his wife Holly have three sons, Ethan, Andrew, and Levi.
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- House website
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign contributions: 2012 2010
Ryan Kiesel (D)
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