William T. Fourkiller
|William T. Fourkiller|
|Oklahoma House of Representatives District 86|
|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|
|Bachelor's||Northeastern State University, Oklahoma University Health Science Center|
|Place of birth||Tahlequah, Oklahoma|
Fourkiller earned a B.S. in Education from Northeastern State University and a second B.S. from Oklahoma University, Tulsa in Nursing. His professional experience includes teaching elementary school students in Adair County for 12 years, and working at W.W. Hastings Hospital until running for legislative office.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Fourkiller served on the following committees:
|Oklahoma Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Administrative Rules, Government Oversight and Repealer|
|• Long-Term Care and Senior Services|
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Fourkiller served on the following committees:
|Oklahoma Committee Assignments, 2011|
|• Administrative Rules and Government Oversight|
|• Long-Term Care & Senior Services|
Fourkiller ran in the 2012 election for Oklahoma House District 86. Fourkiller ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on June 26 and defeated Russell Don Turner in the general election that took place on November 6, 2012.
|Oklahoma House of Representatives, District 86, General Election, 2012|
|Democratic||William T. Fourkiller Incumbent||68.8%||7,366|
|Republican||Russell Don Turner||31.2%||3,346|
Fourkiller was initially defeated in the Democratic primary, falling to incumbent John Auffet (D). However, in the subsequent August 24 primary runoff election, Fourkiller defeated Auffet by a margin of 2,214-1,998. Fourkiller was unopposed in the November 2 general election. Vote totals were not reported for unopposed candidates.
Comprehensive donor information for William Fourkiller is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, William Fourkiller raised a total of $87,465 during that time period. This information was last updated on July 24, 2013.
|William Fourkiller's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||Oklahoma House of Representatives, District 86||$62,017|
|2010||Oklahoma House of Representatives, District 86||$25,448|
|Grand Total Raised||$87,465|
2012William Fourkiller won re-election to the Oklahoma House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, William Fourkiller raised a total of $62,017.
|Oklahoma House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to William T. Fourkiller's campaign in 2012|
|Choctaw Nation Of Oklahoma||$4,500|
|Oklahoma State AFL-CIO||$2,500|
|Oklahoma City Fire Fighters||$2,500|
|Total Raised in 2012||$62,017|
|Source: Follow the Money|
2010William Fourkiller won election to the Oklahoma House of Representatives in 2010. During that election cycle, William Fourkiller raised a total of $25,448.
|Oklahoma House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to William T. Fourkiller's campaign in 2010|
|United Keetoowah Band of Cherokee Indians in Oklahoma||$800|
|Hannah, Dennis J||$500|
|Total Raised in 2010||$25,448|
|Source: Follow the Money|
Fourkiller and his wife Kerrie have one son, Toss.
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- House website
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign contributions: 2012 2010
- Oklahoma State Election Board, "Candidates for State Elective Office 2012," April 13, 2012
- Oklahoma State Election Board - Unofficial 2012 primary results
- Tahlequan Daily Press, "Area legislators look toward 2011 session," November 24, 2010
- followthemoney.org, "Fourkiller, Will" Accessed July 24, 2013
John Auffet (D)
|Oklahoma House of Representatives - District 86
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