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}}{{tnr}}'''AJ Griffin''' is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Oklahoma State Senate]], representing District 20. She was first elected into the Senate in 2012. Griffin was elected in the [[State legislative special elections, 2012#February 14, 2012|February 14, 2012 special election]] to fill the vacancy created when [[David Myers, Oklahoma Senator|David Myers]] (R) passed away after a battle with pneumonia.<ref>[http://journalrecord.com/23rd-and-Lincoln/2011/11/18/special-election-to-choose-myers-successor-set-for-april-3/ ''23rd and Lincoln,'' "Special election to choose Myers successor set for April 3," November 18th, 2011]</ref>
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}}{{tnr}}'''AJ Griffin''' is a [[Republican]] member of the [[Oklahoma State Senate]], representing District 20. She was first elected to the chamber in a special election on [[State legislative special elections, 2012#February 14, 2012|February 14, 2012]].
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Griffin was elected in the [[State legislative special elections, 2012#February 14, 2012|February 14, 2012 special election]] to fill the vacancy created when [[David Myers, Oklahoma Senator|David Myers]] (R) passed away after a battle with pneumonia.<ref>[http://journalrecord.com/23rd-and-Lincoln/2011/11/18/special-election-to-choose-myers-successor-set-for-april-3/ ''23rd and Lincoln,'' "Special election to choose Myers successor set for April 3," November 18th, 2011]</ref>
  
 
==Biography==
 
==Biography==
  
Griffin earned a B.A. in Hotel and Restaurant Administration from Oklahoma State University and a M.A. in Human Environmental Science from University of Central Oklahoma. [http://votesmart.org/candidate/biography/139782/aj-griffin#.UczXKhnEgao]
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Griffin earned a B.A. in Hotel and Restaurant Administration from Oklahoma State University and a M.A. in Human Environmental Science from the University of Central Oklahoma. [http://votesmart.org/candidate/biography/139782/aj-griffin#.UczXKhnEgao]
  
 
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===2012===
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==Personal==
 
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This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term "'''AJ + Griffin + Oklahoma + Senate'''"
 
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==External links==
 
==External links==
 
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*[http://www.oksenate.gov/Senators/biographies/griffin_bio.aspx Senate profile]
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*[http://www.oksenate.gov/Senators/biographies/griffin_bio.aspx Profile from the Oklahoma State Senate]
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*[http://openstates.org/ok/legislators/OKL000155/a-j-griffin/ Profile from Open States]
  
 
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Revision as of 10:09, 4 April 2014

AJ Griffin
AJ Griffin.jpg
Oklahoma State Senate District 20
Incumbent
In office
2012-Present
Term ends
November 18, 2014
Years in position 2
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$38,400/year
Per diem$147/day
Elections and appointments
First electedApril 3, 2012
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limits12 years total in state legislative chambers
Education
Bachelor'sOklahoma State University
Master'sUniversity of Central Oklahoma
Websites
Office website
Campaign website
CandidateVerification
AJ Griffin is a Republican member of the Oklahoma State Senate, representing District 20. She was first elected to the chamber in a special election on February 14, 2012.

Griffin was elected in the February 14, 2012 special election to fill the vacancy created when David Myers (R) passed away after a battle with pneumonia.[1]

Biography

Griffin earned a B.A. in Hotel and Restaurant Administration from Oklahoma State University and a M.A. in Human Environmental Science from the University of Central Oklahoma. [1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Oklahoma Committee Assignments, 2013
Appropriations
Energy
Health and Human Services
Judiciary
Rules, Chair

Elections

2012

See also: State legislative special elections, 2012

Griffin defeated Magnus Scott Sr. (D) in the special election on April 3, 2012. Griffin won the Republican primary on February 14, 2011. The race took place in the state's new legislative districts.[2]

Oklahoma State Senate, District 20, Special Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngAnn AJ Griffin 79.1% 3,051
     Republican Magnus Scott Sr. 20.9% 807
Total Votes 3,858

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for AJ Griffin is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, AJ Griffin raised a total of $141,910 during that time period. This information was last updated on July 12, 2013.[3]

AJ Griffin's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Oklahoma State Senate, District 20 Won $141,910
Grand Total Raised $141,910

2012

AJ Griffin won election to the Oklahoma State Senate in 2012. During that election cycle, AJ Griffin raised a total of $141,910.
Oklahoma State Senate 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to AJ Griffin's campaign in 2012
Griffin, Ann$35,130
Halligan, Ann$5,000
Oklahoma Public Employees Association$5,000
Gay, Sharron Lynette$5,000
Oklahoma Republican Party$3,000
Total Raised in 2012$141,910
Source:Follow the Money

Personal

Griffin and her husband, Troy, have two children. They live in Guthrie, OK.[2]

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Political offices
Preceded by
David Myers
Oklahoma State Senate District 20
2012–present
Succeeded by
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