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'''Richard Morrissette''' (b. April 28, 1956) is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Oklahoma House of Representatives]]. He has represented the 92nd District since 2004.  
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'''Richard D. Morrissette''' (b. April 28, 1956) is a [[Democratic]] member of the [[Oklahoma House of Representatives]]. He has represented the 92nd District since 2004.  
  
 
==Biography==
 
==Biography==

Revision as of 19:10, 28 June 2013

Richard Morrissette
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Oklahoma House of Representatives District 92
Incumbent
In office
2004 - Present
Term ends
November 18, 2014
Years in position 10
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$38,400/year
Per diem$147/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 2, 2004
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limits12 years total in state legislative chambers
Education
Bachelor'sUniversity of New Hampshire (1979)
J.D.University of Tulsa College of Law (1984)
Personal
BirthdayApril 28, 1956
Place of birthRochester, New Hampshire
ProfessionAttorney
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification

Richard D. Morrissette (b. April 28, 1956) is a Democratic member of the Oklahoma House of Representatives. He has represented the 92nd District since 2004.

Biography

Morrissette received his Bachelor of Arts in Economics and Political Science from the University of New Hampshire in 1979. He received his law degree from the University of Tulsa College of Law in 1984. In his professional life, Morrissette worked as a legal aide for the Western Oklahoma Public Defender from 1986 to 1992; worked on the staff of the Oklahoma State Senate from 1985 to 1986; and practiced law.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Morrissette served on the following committees:

Oklahoma Committee Assignments, 2013
Appropriations and Budget
Economic Development and Financial Services
Government Modernization
Judiciary

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Morrissette served on the following committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Morrissette served on the following committees:

Election history

2012

See also: Oklahoma House of Representatives elections, 2012

Morrissette ran in the 2012 election for Oklahoma House District 92. Morrissette ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on June 26 and was unchallenged in the general election that took place on November 6, 2012.[1][2]

2010

Morrissette won re-election to the Oklahoma House of Representatives. He ran unopposed in the Democratic 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, Morrissette won re-election to the Oklahoma House of Representatives. Because he ran unopposed, the number of votes was unpublished.[3] $95,025 was raised for this campaign.[4]

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

In 2010, a year in which Morrissette was up for re-election, he collected $21,875 in donations.[5]

His largest contributors in 2010 were:

Oklahoma House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Richard Morrissette's campaign in 2010
Choctaw Nation Of Oklahoma$3,500
Ryan, Phillip$1,000
Working Oklahomans Alliance$1,000
Oklahoma Association Of Electric Cooperatives$750
Coyle, John$600
Total Raised in 2010 $21,875

2008

In 2008, Morrissette collected $95,025 in donations.[6]

These were the largest contributors in 2008.

Donor Amount
CMTE TO ELECT RICHARD MORRISSETTE HD 92 - 2006 $43,580
CHERNICKY, DAVID J $5,000
SURGICAL HOSPITALS OF OKLAHOMA CITY $3,550
CHOCTAW NATION OF OKLAHOMA $3,000
GREEN, MIKE R $1,000
MEMORIAL PROPERTY HOLDINGS $1,000

Personal

Morrissette has one child, Danielle.

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