Lois Jacobs

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Lois Jacobs
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Former candidate for
Oklahoma House of Representatives, District 79
PartyRepublican
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of Iowa
Ph.D.Oklahoma University
Websites
Campaign website
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Lois Jacobs was a 2014 Republican candidate for District 79 of the Oklahoma House of Representatives.

Biography

Jacobs earned her B.S. in Pharmacy from the University of Iowa, her D.D.S. from the University of Iowa and her Pharm.D. from Oklahoma University. Her professional experience includes working as Director of Dental Anesthesiology, holding joint appointments at the College of Dentistry and the College of Medicine at Oral Roberts University.[1]

Issues

Campaign themes

2014

Jacobs' campaign website highlighted the following issues:[2]

Jobs

  • Excerpt: "She supports completion of the Keystone XL Pipeline as it would create hundreds of jobs in Oklahoma."
  • Excerpt: "Relying on her medical and dental expertise, Dr. Jacobs points out another area that would add industry to our economy is the manufacturing of generic drugs."

Pro-life

  • Excerpt: "Solidly, 100% pro-life."

Obamacare

  • Excerpt: "Supportive of the attorney general, state of Oklahoma lawsuit, against Obamacare being judicated 2014, 100%."

Taxes

  • Excerpt: "Supports efforts to reduce the state income tax. "Oklahoma's economy will flourish, similar to Texas, when we eliminate the state income tax," says Dr Jacobs."

Elections

2014

See also: Oklahoma House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Oklahoma House of Representatives took place in 2014. A primary election took place on June 24, 2014. The general election was held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was April 11, 2014. Incumbent Weldon Watson defeated Lois Jacobs in the Republican primary. Watson was unchallenged in the general election.[3][4][5]

2012

See also: Oklahoma House of Representatives elections, 2012

Jacobs ran in the 2012 election for Oklahoma House District 79. Jacobs was defeated by incumbent Weldon Watson in the June 26 Republican primary.[6][7][8][9]

Oklahoma House of Representatives District 79 Republican Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngWeldon Watson Incumbent 73.1% 2,200
Lois Jacobs 26.9% 811
Total Votes 3,011

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