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  name                =  Glen Bud Smithson |
 
  name                =  Glen Bud Smithson |
 
  profile image      =  Smithson.jpg|
 
  profile image      =  Smithson.jpg|
 
  political position  = Oklahoma House of Representatives, District 2 |
 
  political position  = Oklahoma House of Representatives, District 2 |
  incumbency          = Incumbent |
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  retired            = 2010|  
  assumed office     =  2002 |
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  term in office began=  2002|  
  term ends          =  2010 |
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  political party    = [[Democratic]] |
 
  political party    = [[Democratic]] |
 
  profession          =  Law Enforcement (retired) |
 
  profession          =  Law Enforcement (retired) |
website            = [http://www.okhouse.gov/Members/MemberListing.aspx Oklahoma State Legislature House Membership] |
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}}{{tnr}}'''Glen Bud Smithson''' (b. October 25, 1948) was a [[Democratic Party|Democratic]] member of the [[Oklahoma House of Representatives]]. He represented the 2nd District from 2002 to 2010. He was defeated in the 2010 general election.
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'''Glen Bud Smithson''' (b. October 25, 1948) is a [[Democratic Party|Democratic]] member of the [[Oklahoma House of Representatives]]. He has represented the 2nd District since 2002.
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Smithson and his wife, Carol, have two sons, Todd and Justin. Smithson is a retired State Trooper, and he was named Trooper of the Year in 1978.
 
Smithson and his wife, Carol, have two sons, Todd and Justin. Smithson is a retired State Trooper, and he was named Trooper of the Year in 1978.
  
 
==Committee membership==
 
==Committee membership==
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The following is a list of Smithson's final committee assignments prior to his retirement:
 
* [[Public Safety Committee, Oklahoma House]]
 
* [[Public Safety Committee, Oklahoma House]]
 
* [[Wildlife Committee, Oklahoma House]]
 
* [[Wildlife Committee, Oklahoma House]]
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Revision as of 10:59, 7 December 2010

Glen Bud Smithson
Smithson.jpg
Oklahoma House of Representatives, District 2
2010
Term in office began
2002
Term in office ended
2010
Political party Democratic
Profession Law Enforcement (retired)
Glen Bud Smithson (b. October 25, 1948) was a Democratic member of the Oklahoma House of Representatives. He represented the 2nd District from 2002 to 2010. He was defeated in the 2010 general election.

Smithson and his wife, Carol, have two sons, Todd and Justin. Smithson is a retired State Trooper, and he was named Trooper of the Year in 1978.

Committee membership

The following is a list of Smithson's final committee assignments prior to his retirement:

Elections

2010

Smithson lost his re-election for the Oklahoma House of Representatives. His opponent was John R. Bennett (R).[1]

Oklahoma House of Representatives, District 2
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png John R. Bennett (R) 4,794
Glen Bud Smithson (D) 4,004

2008

On November 4, 2008, Smithson won election to the Oklahoma House of Representatives.[2] $35,434 was raised for this campaign.[3]

Oklahoma House of Representatives, District 2
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png GLEN BUD SMITHSON (D) 7,277
LAWRENCE J. MANN (R) 4,576

Campaign donors

2008

In 2008, Smithson collected $35,434 in donations.[4]

These were the largest contributors in 2008.

Donor Amount
CHEROKEE NATION $5,000
CHOCTAW NATION OF OKLAHOMA $2,500
CHICKASAW NATION $1,900
OKLAHOMA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS $1,850
OKLAHOMA QUARTER HORSE RACING ASSOCIATION $1,500
FRIEDKIN, T DAN $1,250


Contact information

Rt. 2 Box 48-E3 Sallisaw, OK 74955

External links

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Oklahoma House of Representatives - District 2
2002–2010
Succeeded by
John R. Bennett (R)