|Oklahoma House of Representatives District 27|
|November 17, 2010 - Present|
|November 18, 2014|
|Years in position||5|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|First elected||November 2, 2010|
|Next general||November 4, 2014|
|Term limits||12 years total in state legislative chambers|
He is one of two 21-year-old representatives elected to serve in the Oklahoma House of Representatives, Elise Hall being the other. He has been active with the Young Republicans and youth to develop leadership skills with TeenPact across the state.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Cockroft served on the following committees:
|Oklahoma Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Energy and Aerospace|
|• General Government|
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Cockroft served on the following committees:
|Oklahoma Committee Assignments, 2011|
|• Government Modernization|
|• Public Safety|
Cockroft ran for re-election in the 2012 election for Oklahoma House District 27. He ran unopposed in the June 26 Republican primary and defeated Randy R Gilbert in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.
|Oklahoma House of Representatives, District 27, General Election, 2012|
|Republican||Josh Cockroft Incumbent||61.9%||8,072|
|Democratic||Randy R Gilbert||38.1%||4,966|
Cockroft defeated three opponents in the Republican primary on July 27, defeating his closest rival Richard Bennett by a margin of 744-456. Cockroft also won an August 24 primary runoff election, defeating Bennet by a margin of 1,138-456. Cockroft defeated Chris Odneal (D) in the general election.
|Oklahoma House of Representatives, District 27|
|Josh Cockroft (R)||5,667|
|Chris Odneal (D)||3,810|
Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.
In 2010, Cockroft raised a total of $55,302 in campaign funds. His top contributors were:
|Oklahomans for a Healthy Future||$5,000|
|Oklahoma Society of Anesthesiologists||$5,000|
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- Official Campaign Website
- House website
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign contributions: 2010
Shane Jett (R)
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