Glen Bud Smithson

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Glen Bud Smithson
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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 assignments

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

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

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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)