James Davenport was a Republican candidate for District 44 of the Oklahoma State Senate. The primary election was on July 27, 2010 and the general election was on November 2.
- See also: Oklahoma State Senate elections, 2010
Davenport defeated three opponents in the Republican primary on July 27, defeating his closest opponent, Ralph Shortey, by a margin of 1,239-941. However, Davenport fell to Shortey in the August 24 runoff primary. Shortey defeated Randy Rose (D) in the general election.