Joe Sweeden

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Joe Sweeden
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Oklahoma Senate District 10
Former member
Term in office began
2006
Term in office ended
2010
Political party Democratic
Profession Rancher
Joe Sweeden was a Democratic member of the Oklahoma State Senate, representing the 10th District from 2006 to 2010. Sweeden received an Associate's Degree from Northern Oklahoma College and a Bachelor's Degree from Oklahoma State University. In addition to serving as senator, Sweeden is a rancher. Prior to serving on the Senate, Sweeden served on the Oklahoma House of Representatives from 1999-2006. In 2010, Sweeden was term-limited.

Committee assignments

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

Elections

2010

Sweeden cannot seek re-election due to term limits.

2006

On November 7, 2006, Sweeden was elected to Oklahoma Senate District 10.[1]

Sweeden raised $110,551 for his campaign.[2]

Oklahoma Senate District 10
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png JOE SWEEDEN (D) 11,775
JAMIE MARIE SEARS (R) 8,362

District 10

Sweeden represented Oklahoma Senate District 10. Senate District 10 includes Pawhuska, Fairfax.

Campaign donors

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

Contributor 2008 total
Spectra Energy Corporation $2,000
American Electric Power $1,500
Oklahoma Society of Anesthesiologists $1,500
Oklahoma Bankers Association $1,500
Professional Fire Fighters of Oklahoma $1,100

Personal

Sweeden was born April 7, 1961 in Pawhuska, Oklahoma. He is married to Sheila and has two children, Delaney and Andie. They currently reside in Pawhuska.

Contact information

Capitol Address
2300 N. Lincoln Blvd., Rm. 535
Oklahoma City, OK 73105
Phone: 405-521-5581
E-Mail: sweeden@oksenate.gov

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Oklahoma State Senate District 10
2006–2010
Succeeded by
Eddie Fields (R)