Harold Wright

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Harold Wright
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Oklahoma House of Representatives District 57
Incumbent
In office
2008 - Present
Term ends
November 18, 2014
Years in position 6
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$38,400/year
Per diem$153/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 4, 2008
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limits12 years total in state legislative chambers
Prior offices
Mayor, City of Anadarko
1985 – 1987
Education
Bachelor'sSouthwestern Oklahoma State University (1971)
Personal
ProfessionChief Executive Officer, Wright Wradio
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Harold Wright is a Republican member of the Oklahoma House of Representatives, representing District 57. He was first elected to the chamber in 2008. He is currently an Assistant Majority Floor Leader.

He served as Mayor for the City of Anadarko from 1985 to 1987.

Biography

Wright earned his B.A. in Speech at Southwestern Oklahoma State University. His professional experience includes working as general manager and partial owner of KRPT Radio; sales manager of WMBR radio; and chief executive officer of Wright Radio.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Oklahoma Committee Assignments, 2013
Agriculture and Wildlife
Higher Education and Career Tech, Chair
Rules

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2014

See also: Oklahoma House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Oklahoma House of Representatives will take place in 2014. A primary election took place June 24, 2014. The general election will take place on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was April 11, 2014. Incumbent Harold Wright was unopposed in the Republican primary. Wright is unchallenged in the general election.[2][3]

2012

See also: Oklahoma House of Representatives elections, 2012

Wright ran in the 2012 election for Oklahoma House District 57. Wright ran unopposed in the Republican primary on June 26 and was unchallenged in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[4][5][6][7]

2010

See also: Oklahoma House of Representatives elections, 2010

Wright ran for re-election 2010 election for Oklahoma State House District 57. Wright was unchallenged in the general election on November 2, 2010. Wright was unopposed in the Republican primary election on July 27, 2010.[8][9][10][11]

2008

See also: Oklahoma House of Representatives elections, 2008

On November 4, 2008, Wright won re-election to the Oklahoma House of Representatives.[12] $174,950 was raised for this campaign.[13]

Oklahoma House of Representatives, District 57
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png HAROLD WRIGHT (R) 7,597
PERRY ADAMS (D) 6,393

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Harold Wright is available dating back to 2008. Based on available campaign finance records, Harold Wright raised a total of $307,041 during that time period. This information was last updated on July 23, 2013.[14]

Harold Wright's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Oklahoma House of Representatives, District 57 Won $71,231
2010 Oklahoma House of Representatives, District 57 Won $60,860
2008 Oklahoma House of Representatives, District 57 Won $174,950
Grand Total Raised $307,041

2012

Harold Wright won re-election to the Oklahoma House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Harold Wright raised a total of $71,231.
Oklahoma House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Harold Wright's campaign in 2012
Chickasaw Nation$3,000
Adams, Greg$2,500
Baker, Lv$2,500
Oklahoma Bankers Association$1,500
Merida, Steve & Neta$1,000
Total Raised in 2012$71,231
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Harold Wright won re-election to the Oklahoma House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Harold Wright raised a total of $60,860.

2008

Harold Wright won election to the Oklahoma House of Representatives in 2008. During that election cycle, Harold Wright raised a total of $174,950.

Personal

Wright and his wife, Carol, have two children: Angela and Heston.[1]

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