Richard Morrissette

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Richard Morrissette
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Oklahoma House of Representatives District 92
Incumbent
In office
2004 - Present
Term ends
November 18, 2014
Years in position 10
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$38,400/year
Per diem$153/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 2, 2004
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limits12 years total in state legislative chambers
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of New Hampshire (1979)
J.D.University of Tulsa College of Law (1984)
Personal
BirthdayApril 28, 1956
Place of birthRochester, New Hampshire
ProfessionAttorney
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification

Richard D. Morrissette (b. April 28, 1956) is a Democratic member of the Oklahoma House of Representatives, representing District 92. He was first elected to the chamber in 2004.

Biography

Morrissette earned his B.A. in Economics and Political Science from the University of New Hampshire in 1979 and his J.D. from the University of Tulsa College of Law in 1984. In his professional life, Morrissette worked as a legal aide for the Western Oklahoma Public Defender from 1986 to 1992; worked on the staff of the Oklahoma State Senate from 1985 to 1986; and practiced law.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Oklahoma Committee Assignments, 2013
Appropriations and Budget
Economic Development and Financial Services
Government Modernization
Judiciary

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Morrissette 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 Richard Morrissette was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Morrissette is unchallenged in the general election.[2][3]

2012

See also: Oklahoma House of Representatives elections, 2012

Morrissette ran in the 2012 election for Oklahoma House District 92. Morrissette ran unopposed in the Democratic 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

Morrissette ran for re-election 2010 election for Oklahoma State House District 92. Morrissette was unchallenged in the general election on November 2, 2010. Morrissette was unopposed in the Democratic primary election on July 27, 2010.[8][9][10][11]

2008

See also: Oklahoma House of Representatives elections, 2008

On November 4, 2008, Morrissette won re-election to the Oklahoma House of Representatives. Because he ran unopposed, the number of votes was unpublished.[12] $95,025 was raised for this campaign.[13]

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Richard Morrissette is available dating back to 2004. Based on available campaign finance records, Richard Morrissette raised a total of $529,907 during that time period. This information was last updated on July 24, 2013.[14]

Richard Morrissette's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Oklahoma House of Representatives, District 92 Won $137,871
2010 Oklahoma House of Representatives, District 92 Won $80,382
2008 Oklahoma House of Representatives, District 92 Won $95,025
2006 Oklahoma House of Representatives, District 92 Won $110,993
2004 Oklahoma House of Representatives, District 92 Won $105,636
Grand Total Raised $529,907

2012

Richard Morrissette won re-election to the Oklahoma House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Richard Morrissette raised a total of $137,871.
Oklahoma House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Richard Morrissette's campaign in 2012
Chickasaw Nation$6,000
Plumbers & Pipefitters Local 344$5,000
Oklahoma City Fire Fighters$4,044
Lemon, Robert D$2,000
SWLDC Pac$1,750
Total Raised in 2012$137,871
Source:Follow the Money

2010

Richard Morrissette won re-election to the Oklahoma House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, Richard Morrissette raised a total of $80,382.

2008

Richard Morrissette won re-election to the Oklahoma House of Representatives in 2008. During that election cycle, Richard Morrissette raised a total of $95,025.

2006

Richard Morrissette won re-election to the Oklahoma House of Representatives in 2006. During that election cycle, Richard Morrissette raised a total of $110,993.

2004

Richard Morrissette won election to the Oklahoma House of Representatives in 2004. During that election cycle, Richard Morrissette raised a total of $105,636.

Personal

Morrissette has one child, Danielle.[1]

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