Brian Crain

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Brian Crain
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Oklahoma State Senate District 39
Incumbent
In office
2004-Present
Term ends
November 23, 2016
Years in position 10
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$38,400/year
Per diem$153/day
Elections and appointments
Last election2012
First elected2004
Next generalNovember 8, 2016
Term limits12 years total in state legislative chambers
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of Oklahoma, 1983
J.D.University of Tulsa Law School, 1991
Personal
Place of birthAndrews Air Force Base, MD
ProfessionAttorney
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Brian A. Crain is a Republican member of the Oklahoma State Senate, representing District 39. He was first elected to the chamber in 2004.

Biography

Crain earned his B.B.A. in Management from the University of Oklahoma in 1983 and his J.D. from the University of Tulsa Law School in 1991. His professional experience includes working as an attorney at the Boone, Smith, Davis, Hurst and Dickman law firm. Crain's law practice focuses primarily on title and property law.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Oklahoma Committee Assignments, 2013
Appropriations
Business and Commerce
Health and Human Services, Chair
Judiciary

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Crain served on the following committees:

Elections

2012

See also: Oklahoma State Senate elections, 2012

Crain ran in the 2012 election for Oklahoma Senate District 39. Crain defeated Kevin McDugle in the Republican primary on June 26 and defeated Julie Hall in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[2][3][4][5]

State Senate, District 39, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngBrian Crain Incumbent 56.9% 19,018
     Democratic Julie Hall 43.1% 14,398
Total Votes 33,416
Oklahoma State Senate District 39 Republican Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngBrian A. Crain Incumbent 53% 3,611
Kevin McDugle 47% 3,200
Total Votes 6,811

2008

See also: Oklahoma State Senate elections, 2008

Crain raised $63,325 for this campaign, in which he ran unopposed.[6][7]

2004

See also: Oklahoma State Senate elections, 2004

On November 2, 2004, Crain was elected to Oklahoma Senate District 39.[8]

Crain raised $35,348 for his campaign.[9]

Oklahoma Senate District 39
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png BRIAN A. CRAIN (R) 20,565
MICHAEL A. SHIFLET (D) 6,856

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Brian Crain is available dating back to 2004. Based on available campaign finance records, Brian Crain raised a total of $384,396 during that time period. This information was last updated on July 15, 2013.[10]

Brian Crain's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Oklahoma State Senate, District 39 Won $215,849
2010 Oklahoma State Senate, District 39 Not up for election $55,174
2008 Oklahoma State Senate, District 39 Won $63,325
2006 Oklahoma State Senate, District 39 Not up for election $14,700
2004 Oklahoma State Senate, District 39 Won $35,348
Grand Total Raised $384,396

2012

Brian Crain won re-election to the Oklahoma State Senate in 2012. During that election cycle, Brian Crain raised a total of $215,849.
Oklahoma State Senate 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Brian Crain's campaign in 2012
Crain, Brian$15,000
Oklahoma Farm Bureau$7,500
Barnett Jr, Howard G$5,000
Oklahoma Society of Anesthesiologists$5,000
Chesapeake Energy$5,000
Total Raised in 2012$215,849
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Brian Crain was not up for election to the Oklahoma State Senate in 2010. During that election cycle, Brian Crain raised a total of $55,174.

2008

Brian Crain won re-election to the Oklahoma State Senate in 2008. During that election cycle, Brian Crain raised a total of $63,325.

2006

Brian Crain was not up for election to the Oklahoma State Senate in 2006. During that election cycle, Brian Crain raised a total of $14,700.

2004

Brian Crain won election to the Oklahoma State Senate in 2004. During that election cycle, Brian Crain raised a total of $35,348.

Endorsements

Presidential preference

2012

See also: Endorsements by state officials of presidential candidates in the 2012 election

Brian Crain endorsed Mitt Romney in the 2012 presidential election. [11]

Personal

Crain was born at Andrews, AFB, Maryland and moved to Oklahoma City, Oklahoma at three years old. He married his wife, Lori, in 1990. They have two daughters: Sarah and Catherine.[1]

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