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==Biography==
 
Branan received a B.B.A. in Finance from the University of Oklahoma in 1984. In addition to serving as a state senator, Branan works in the commercial real estate business.  In 1995, he started Branan Property Company, which specializes in the sale and leasing of office properties.
 
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==District 40==
 
Branan represents Oklahoma Senate District 40. Senate District 40 includes [[Sunshinereview:Oklahoma City, Oklahoma|Oklahoma City]].
 
  
 
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Branan was born June 23, 1961 in [[Sunshinereview:Oklahoma City, Oklahoma|Oklahoma City, Oklahoma]]. He is married to his wife, Connell, and together they have two children: Ford and Langley. They currently reside in Oklahoma City.
  
 
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Branan was born June 23, 1961 in [[Sunshinereview:Oklahoma City, Oklahoma|Oklahoma City, Oklahoma]]. He is married to his wife, Connell, and together they have two children: Ford and Langley. They currently reside in Oklahoma City.
 
  
 
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Revision as of 20:46, 27 June 2013

Cliff Branan
Cliff Branan.jpg
Oklahoma State Senate District 40
Incumbent
In office
2002-Present
Term ends
November 18, 2014
Years in position 12
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$38,400/year
Per diem$147/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected2002
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limits12 years total in state legislative chambers
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of Oklahoma, 1984
Personal
BirthdayJune 23, 1961
Place of birthOklahoma City, OK
ProfessionOwner, Branan Property Company
ReligionEpiscopalian
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Cliff Branan (b. June 23, 1961) is a Republican member of the Oklahoma State Senate, representing District 40. Branan joined the senate in 2002. Senate District 40 includes Oklahoma City.

He currently serves as a Majority Whip.

Biography

Branan received a B.B.A. in Finance from the University of Oklahoma in 1984. In addition to serving as a state senator, Branan works in the commercial real estate business. In 1995, he started Branan Property Company, which specializes in the sale and leasing of office properties.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Oklahoma Committee Assignments, 2013
Appropriations
Energy, Chair
Pension
Rules
Transportation

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Branan served on the following committees:

Election History

2010

See also: Oklahoma State Senate elections, 2010

Branan ran for re-election to the Oklahoma State Senate against Liz Donnelly (D). Donnelly withdrew from the general election, leaving Branan unopposed. The election took place on November 2, 2010. Vote totals were not reported.

2006

On November 7, 2006, Branan was elected to Oklahoma Senate District 40.[1]

Branan raised $364,437 for his campaign.[2]

Oklahoma Senate District 40
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png CLIFF BRANAN (R) 12,691
PAT POTTS (D) 8,759

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, Branan received $232,297 in campaign donations. The largest contributors are listed below.[3]

Oklahoma State Senate 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Cliff Branan's campaign in 2010
Associated General Contractors Of Oklahoma$7,000
Douglass, Lettie$5,000
Everest, James H$5,000
Mcclendon, Aubrey K$5,000
Chesapeake Energy$5,000
Total Raised in 2010 $232,297

2008

Below are Branan's top 5 campaign contributors in the 2008 election:

Contributor 2008 total
Oklahoma Associated General Contractors $2,500
Oklahoma Society of Anesthesiologists $1,500
Marathon Oil $1,000
Devon Energy $1,000
Jeff Shepherd $1,000

Personal

Branan was born June 23, 1961 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. He is married to his wife, Connell, and together they have two children: Ford and Langley. They currently reside in Oklahoma City.

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