|Oklahoma State Senate District 29|
|November 19, 2012|
|Years in position||9|
|Elections and appointments|
|Next election||November 6, 2012|
|Term limits||12 years total in state legislative chambers|
|Bachelor's||University of Tulsa, 1968.|
Ford received a B.S. in Business Administration/Management from the University of Tulsa in 1968. Prior to serving as state senator, Ford worked at Phillips Petroleum Company for a total of 34 years.
- Education Subcommittee, Vice Chair
- Education, Chair
- Senate Rules
- Tourism and Wildlife
- See also: Oklahoma State Senate elections, 2012
On November 2, 2004, Ford was elected to Oklahoma Senate District 29.
Ford raised $98,803 for his campaign.
|Oklahoma Senate District 29|
|JOHN FORD (R)||20,849|
|ALAN GENTGES (D)||11,309|
Ford represents Oklahoma Senate District 29. Senate District 29 includes Bartlesville.
Below are Ford's top 5 campaign contributors in the 2008 election:
|Aubrey K. McClendon (Energy & Natural Resources)||$5,000|
|Robert I. Hartley (Energy & Natural Resources)||$5,000|
|Oklahoma Independent Petroleum Association||$2,000|
Ford is married to Mary and has two children: Jennifer and Jack. They currently reside in Bartlesville, Oklahoma.
- Oklahoma Senate website
- Project Vote Smart biographical profile
- Project Vote Smart legislative profile
- Campaign contributions: 2010, 2008, 2006, 2004
- ↑ Oklahoma State Election Board, "Candidates for State Elective Office 2012," April 13, 2012
- ↑ Follow the Money's report on 2008 campaign contributions
- ↑ Oklahoma State Election Board unopposed results
- ↑ "Oklahoma State Senate official election results for 2004"
- ↑ Follow the Money's report on 2004 campaign contributions
|Oklahoma State Senate District 29
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