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Kenneth Corn

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Kenneth Corn
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Oklahoma Senate District 4
Former member
Term in office began
2002
Term in office ended
2010
Political party Democratic
Profession Legislator
Kenneth Corn was a Democratic member of the Oklahoma State Senate, representing the 4th District. He was a term-limited in 2010. He ran for lieutenant governor in 2010, but lost to Todd Lamb (R).

While he served, Corn was the youngest serving senator and the second youngest state senator in state history. He received a Bachelor's Degree in Political Science from the University of Oklahoma in 2005. Prior to serving as senator, Corn served in the Oklahoma House of Representatives from 1998-2002. In 2005, Corn served as Majority Caucus Chairman. He last served as State Senate Minority Caucus Leader.

Committee assignments

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

Elections

2010

See also: Oklahoma lieutenant gubernatorial election, 2010 and Lieutenant Governor elections, 2010

Corn cannot seek re-election to the senate due to term limits. He instead ran for lieutenant governor. Corn was defeated by Todd Lamb (R)in the general election on November 2, 2010.

2006

On November 7, 2006, Corn was elected to Oklahoma Senate District 4.[1]

Corn raised $216,937 for his campaign.[2]

Oklahoma Senate District 4
Candidates Votes


Green check mark transparent.png KENNETH CORN (D) 12,589
THOMAS E. LANNIGAN (R) 3,469

District 4

Corn represented Oklahoma Senate District 4. Senate District 4 includes Sallisaw, Poteau.

Campaign donors

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

Contributor 2008 total
Cherokee Nation $5,000
Oklahoma Education Association $5,000
Oklahoma Society of Anesthesiologists $1,500
Motorola $1,000
T. Dan Friedkin $1,000

Personal

Corn was born in Poteau, Oklahoma in 1976 to Elester and Katy Corn.

Contact information

Capitol Address
2300 North Lincoln Boulevard, Room 531
Oklahoma City, OK 73105
Phone: 405-521-5576
E-Mail: cochran@oksenate.gov

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Oklahoma State Senate District 4
2002–present
Succeeded by
Mark Allen (R)