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Pam Peterson

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Pam Peterson
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Oklahoma House of Representatives District 67
Incumbent
In office
2004 - present
Term ends
November 18, 2014
Years in position 10
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$38,400/year
Per diem$153/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedFebruary 24, 2004
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limits12 years total in state legislative chambers
Education
Bachelor'sOral Roberts University, 1977
Personal
BirthdayJune 28, 1955
Place of birthNew York City, New York
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Pam Peterson (b. June 28, 1955) is a Republican member of the Oklahoma House of Representatives, representing District 67. She was first elected to the chamber after winning a special election in 2004. She currently serves as Majority Floor Leader. She was Majority Whip from 2005 to 2006.

Biography

Peterson earned her B.A. in Communications from Oral Roberts University in 1977. Her professional experience includes working as a television spokesperson and associate television producer.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Oklahoma Committee Assignments, 2013
Calendar, Chair

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Peterson 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 Pam Peterson was unopposed in the Republican primary. Peterson is unchallenged in the general election.[2][3]

2012

See also: Oklahoma House of Representatives elections, 2012

Peterson ran in the 2012 election for Oklahoma House District 67. Peterson ran unopposed in the Republican primary on June 26 and was unchallenged in the general election that took place on November 6, 2012.[4][5][6][7]

2010

See also: Oklahoma House of Representatives elections, 2010

Peterson won re-election to the Oklahoma House of Representatives. She ran unopposed in the Republican primary. She was also unopposed in the general election on November 2, 2010. Vote totals were not reported for unopposed candidates.[8][9][10][11]

2008

See also: Oklahoma House of Representatives elections, 2008

On November 4, 2008, Peterson won re-election to the Oklahoma House of Representatives.[12] $36,465 was raised for this campaign.[13]

Oklahoma House of Representatives, District 67
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png PAM PETERSON (R) 15,837
SEBASTIAN LANTOS (D) 4,800

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Pam Peterson is available dating back to 2004. Based on available campaign finance records, Pam Peterson raised a total of $205,577 during that time period. This information was last updated on July 23, 2013.[14]

Pam Peterson's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Oklahoma House of Representatives, District 67 Won $43,569
2010 Oklahoma House of Representatives, District 67 Won $75,187
2008 Oklahoma House of Representatives, District 67 Won $36,465
2006 Oklahoma House of Representatives, District 67 Won $30,200
2004 Oklahoma House of Representatives, District 67 Won $20,156
Grand Total Raised $205,577

2012

Pam Peterson won re-election to the Oklahoma House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Pam Peterson raised a total of $43,569.
Oklahoma House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Pam Peterson's campaign in 2012
Oklahoma Independent Petroleum Association$2,500
Oklahoma Public Employees Association$1,500
Oklahoma Medical Association$1,000
Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma$750
Astrazeneca$500
Total Raised in 2012$43,569
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Pam Peterson won re-election to the Oklahoma House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Pam Peterson raised a total of $75,187.

2008

Pam Peterson won re-election to the Oklahoma House of Representatives in 2008. During that election cycle, Pam Peterson raised a total of $36,465.

2006

Pam Peterson won re-election to the Oklahoma House of Representatives in 2006. During that election cycle, Pam Peterson raised a total of $30,200.

2004

Pam Peterson won election to the Oklahoma House of Representatives in 2004. During that election cycle, Pam Peterson raised a total of $20,156.

Endorsements

Presidential preference

2012

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

Pam Peterson endorsed Rick Santorum in the 2012 presidential election. [15]

Personal

Peterson and her husband, Paul, have two children: Matt and Audra.[1]

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References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Project Vote Smart, "Biography of Rep. Pam Peterson," accessed June 4, 2014
  2. Oklahoma State Election Board, "Candidates for State Elective Officials 2014," accessed April 15, 2014
  3. Oklahoma State Election Board, "Official Results Statewide Primary Election — June 24, 2014," accessed July 10, 2014
  4. Oklahoma State Election Board, "Candidates for State Elective Office 2012," April 13, 2012
  5. Oklahoma State Election Board, "Official Primary Election Results— June 26, 2012," July 6, 2012
  6. Oklahoma State Election Board, "Runoff Primary Election Results— August 28, 2012," accessed May 25, 2014
  7. Oklahoma State Election Board, "General Election Results— November 6, 2012," accessed May 25, 2014
  8. Oklahoma State Election Board, "Oklahoma Candidates for State Elective Office 2010," accessed May 25, 2014
  9. Oklahoma State Election Board, "Summary Results Primary Election — July 27, 2010," accessed May 25, 2014
  10. Oklahoma State Election Board, "Summary Results Runoff Primary Election — August 24, 2010," accessed May 25, 2014
  11. Oklahoma State Election Board, "Summary Results General Election — November 2, 2010," accessed May 25, 2014
  12. Oklahoma State Election Board, "Oklahoma House of Representatives official election results for 2008," accessed May 26, 2014
  13. Follow the Money, "2008 campaign contributions," accessed May 26, 2014
  14. followthemoney.org, "Peterson, Pam," accessed July 23, 2013
  15. The American Presidency Project, "Press Release - Oklahoma Conservative Legislators Endorse Santorum For President Oklahoma Conservative Legislators Endorse Santorum For President," March 4, 2012
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