|Oklahoma House of Representatives District 57|
|2008 - Present|
|November 18, 2014|
|Years in position||6|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|First elected||November 4, 2008|
|Next general||November 4, 2014|
|Term limits||12 years total in state legislative chambers|
|Mayor, City of Anadarko|
|1985 – 1987|
|Bachelor's||Southwestern Oklahoma State University (1971)|
|Profession||Chief Executive Officer, Wright Wradio|
Wright received his Bachelor of Arts in Speech at Southwestern Oklahoma State University. His career in radio broadcasting includes tenure as general manager and partial owner of KRPT Radio; sales manager of WMBR radio; and chief executive officer of Wright Radio. He and his wife, Carol, have two children: Angela and Heston.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Wright served on the following committees:
|Oklahoma Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Agriculture and Wildlife|
|• Higher Education and Career Tech, Chair|
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Wright served on the following committees:
|Oklahoma Committee Assignments, 2011|
|• Higher Education & Career Tech|
|• Human Services|
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Wright served on the following committees:
|Oklahoma Committee Assignments, 2009|
|• Agriculture & Rural Development|
|• Higher Education & Career Tech|
Wright ran in the 2012 election for Oklahoma House District 57. Wright ran unopposed in the Republican primary on June 26 and was unchallenged in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.
Wright wons re-election to the Oklahoma House of Representatives. He ran unopposed in the Republican primary. He was also unopposed in the general election on November 2, 2010. Vote totals were not reported for unopposed candidates.
|Oklahoma House of Representatives, District 57|
|HAROLD WRIGHT (R)||7,597|
|PERRY ADAMS (D)||6,393|
Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.
In 2010, a year in which Wright was up for re-election, he collected $48,381 in donations.
His largest contributors in 2010 were:
|Oklahoma House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Harold Wright's campaign in 2010|
|Choctaw Nation Of Oklahoma||$3,000|
|Harrel, Jimmy & Marilyn||$2,500|
|Dickey, Jack & Katherine||$1,000|
|Total Raised in 2010||$48,381|
In 2008, Wright collected $174,950 in donations.
These were the largest contributors in 2008.
|GROW OKLAHOMA PAC||$5,000|
|NEW LEADERSHIP FUND||$5,000|
|OKLAHOMA ON THE MOVE||$5,000|
|MEINDERS, HERMAN & LADONNA||$5,000|
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- House website
- Project Vote Smart biographical profile
- Project Vote Smart legislative profile
- Campaign Contributions: 2008
- Representative Wright's LinkedIn
- Oklahoma State Election Board, "Candidates for State Elective Office 2012," April 13, 2012
- Oklahoma State Election Board - Unofficial 2012 primary results
- Oklahoma House of Representatives official election results for 2008
- "2008 campaign contributions"
- 2010 campaign contributions
- 2008 contributions
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