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Sparks earned an A.B. degree from Harvard College in 1991 and a J.D. from the University of Oklahoma in 1994. His professional experience includes being a founding partner of the Odom, Sparks, Jones & Kerr
Sparks earned an A.B. degree from Harvard College in 1991 and a J.D. from the University of Oklahoma in 1994. His professional experience includes being a founding partner of the Odom, Sparks, Jones & Kerr.
Revision as of 11:42, 8 July 2013
|Oklahoma State Senate District 16|
|November 18, 2014|
|Years in position||7|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 2, 2010|
|Next election||November 4, 2014|
|Term limits||12 years total in state legislative chambers|
|Associate's||Harvard University, 1991|
|J.D.||University of Oklahoma, 1994|
|Place of birth||Sulphur, OK|
Sparks earned an A.B. degree from Harvard College in 1991 and a J.D. from the University of Oklahoma in 1994. His professional experience includes being a founding partner of the law firm Odom, Sparks, Jones & Kerr.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Sparks served on the following committees:
|Oklahoma Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Insurance, Vice-chair|
|• Veterans and Military Affairs|
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Sparks served on the following committees:
|Oklahoma Committee Assignments, 2011|
|• Retirement and Insurance|
|• Tourism and Wildlife|
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Sparks served on the following committees:
|Oklahoma Committee Assignments, 2009|
|• Retirement and Insurance|
|• Senate Rules|
- See also: Oklahoma State Senate elections, 2010
Sparks won re-election to the Oklahoma State Senate against Sharon Parker (R). Neither candidate was opposed in the primary election on July 27, 2010. The election took place on November 2, 2010.
|Oklahoma State Senate, District 16|
|John Sparks (D)||10,507|
|Sharon Parker (R)||9,460|
On November 7, 2006, Sparks was elected to Oklahoma Senate District 16.
Sparks raised $375,759 for his campaign.
|Oklahoma Senate District 16|
|JOHN SPARKS (D)||10,988|
|RON DAVIS (R)||7,874|
In 2010, Sparks received $279,443 in campaign donations. The largest contributors are listed below.
|Oklahoma State Senate 2010 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to John Sparks (Oklahoma)'s campaign in 2010|
|Terry, Douglas & Amy||$5,000|
|Roselius, Jerry & Terry||$5,000|
|Morton, Derrick & Julie||$5,000|
|Hughes, Brett K||$5,000|
|Total Raised in 2010||$279,443|
Below are Sparks' top 5 campaign contributors in the 2008 election:
|David J. Chernicky (New Dominion LLC/Geologist)||$5,000|
|Democrats of Oklahoma State Senate||$4,302|
|William A. Vassar III (Attorney)||$2,500|
This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term "John + Sparks + Oklahoma + Senate"
- All stories may not be relevant to this legislator due to the nature of the search engine.
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- Oklahoma Senate website
- Project Vote Smart biographical profile
- Project Vote Smart legislative profile
- Campaign contributions: 2010, 2008, 2006
- Senator Sparks LinkedIn
- Senator Sparks' facebook
|Oklahoma State Senate District 16
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