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Frank Simpson
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Oklahoma State Senate District 14
Incumbent
In office
2010-Present
Term ends
November 18, 2014
Years in position 4
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$38,400/year
Per diem$147/day
Elections and appointments
First electedNovember 2, 2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limits12 years total in state legislative chambers
Military service
Service/branchUnited States Navy
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Frank Simpson is a Republican member of the Oklahoma State Senate, representing District 14. Simpson joined the chamber in 2010.

Biography

His professional experience includes working in the construction industry while serving as a part-time pastor. Simpson served in the U.S. Navy for 26 years, reaching the rank of Chief Warrant Officer.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

Oklahoma Committee Assignments, 2013
Agriculture and Rural Development
Energy
Finance
Rules
Veterans and Military Affairs, Chair

2011-2012

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

Elections

2010

See also: Oklahoma State Senate elections, 2010

Simpson defeated Johnny Loard in the Republican primary on July 27 by a margin of 1,611-869. He defeated Darryl Roberts (D) in the general election.[1]

Oklahoma State Senate, District 14
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Frank Simpson (R) 13,408
Darryl Roberts (D) 7,987

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, Simpson raised a total of $222,255 in campaign funds.[2] His largest campaign contributors were:

Donor Amount
Simpson, Frank Lee $19,879
Helmerich III, Walter H $5,000
Oklahoma Society of Anesthesiologists $5,000
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma $5,000
Oklahoma Independent Petroleum Association $5,000
Oklahoma City Business Council $5,000
Oklahoma Public Employees Association $5,000
Chesapeake Energy $5,000
Devon Energy $5,000
Meinders, Herman $5,000
Center for Legislative Excellence $5,000
Route 66 PAC $5,000
Robson, Joe $5,000

Personal

Simpson and his wife Linda have 4 daughters, 15 grandchildren, and 8 great-grandchildren.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Johnnie Crutchfield (D)
Oklahoma State Senate District 14
2010–present
Succeeded by
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