Vote button trans.png
April's Project of the Month
It's spring time. It's primary election season!
Click here to find all the information you'll need to cast your ballot.




Kris Steele

From Ballotpedia
Revision as of 05:38, 10 February 2012 by Tking (Talk | contribs)

Jump to: navigation, search
Kris Steele
Steele.jpg
Oklahoma House of Representatives District 26
Incumbent
In office
2000 - Present
Term ends
November 21, 2012
Years in position 14
PartyRepublican
Leadership
Speaker of the House
2011 – present
Compensation
Base salary$38,400/year
Per diem$132/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First electedNovember 7, 2000
Next generalNovember 6, 2012
Term limits12 years total in state legislative chambers
Education
Bachelor'sOklahoma Baptist University (1996)
Master'sEast Central University (2006)
Personal
BirthdayJuly 11, 1973
Place of birthArdmore, Oklahoma
ReligionBaptist
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification

Kris Steele (b. July 11, 1973) is the Republican Speaker of the Oklahoma House of Representatives. He has represented District 26 since 2000.

He is a public school teacher and associate minister. He and his wife, Kellie, have two children: Mackenzie and Madison.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Steele has yet to be appointed to any committees.

Elections

2010

Steele ran for re-election to the Oklahoma House of Representatives. He ran unopposed in the Republican primary. He was also unopposed in the general election on November 2, 2010. Vote totals were not reported for unopposed candidates.

2008

On November 4, 2008, Steele won re-election to the Oklahoma House of Representatives. Because he ran unopposed, the number of votes was not published.[1] $49,301 was raised for this campaign.[2]

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, a year in which Steele was up for re-election, he collected $172,284 in donations.[3]

His largest contributors in 2010 were:


2008

In 2008, Steele collected $49,301 in donations.[4]

These were the largest contributors in 2008.

Donor Amount
OKLAHOMA MEDICAL ASSOCIATION $2,500
CHESAPEAKE ENERGY $2,500
PSYCHIATRIC SOLUTIONS $1,500
MCCLUNE, GRANT & ERIN $1,300
MERCK & CO $1,300
OKLAHOMA HOSPITAL ASSOCIATION $1,000
BLUE CROSS BLUE SHIELD OF OKLAHOMA $1,000

External links

Light Bulb Icon.svg.png
Suggest a link

References

Political offices
Preceded by
'
Oklahoma House of Representatives - District 26
2000–present
Succeeded by
NA