Scott Martin (politician)

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Scott Martin
Scott Martin.jpg
Member of the Oklahoma House of Representatives
from the 46th district
In office
Preceded by Doug Miller
Personal details
Born (1971-12-28) 28 December 1971 (age 43)
Tulsa, Oklahoma
Nationality American
Political party Republican
Spouse(s) Angela
Residence Norman, Oklahoma
Religion Southern Baptist

Scott Martin (born December 28, 1971) is a Republican politician from the U.S. state of Oklahoma. He currently serves as the Oklahoma House of Representatives as chair of the Appropriations and Budget Committee and the representative for House District 46.

Elected to the Oklahoma House of Representatives in November 2006, he will be term-limited out of office in 2018.[1]

Early life and career[edit]

Born in Tulsa, Oklahoma, Scott Martin graduated from Tulsa Memorial High School in 1991 and earned a bachelor’s degree in political science from the University of Oklahoma in 1995.

He married Angela on May 22, 2004.

He has worked as a public employee for the cities of Norman, Oklahoma and Noble, Oklahoma.

Political career[edit]

Scott Martin was elected to the Oklahoma House of Representatives in 2005. In his 2008 re-election bid, he said he supported the proper use of all road user fees for road maintenance, limited state government and reductions to the state income tax rate.[2]

Oklahoma House Speaker T.W. Shannon announced the appointment of the Norman Republican as chair of the Appropriations and Budget Committee in 2012.[3]

A Norman Transcript editorial called Scott Martin “a reasonable, visionary lawmaker who understands the state’s strengths and priorities and the funding requirements needed to get there.”[4]


  1. ^ Oklahoma House of Representatives (accessed April 12, 2013).
  2. ^ Simpson, Susan. Taxes, roads highlighting District 46 race in Norman, ‘’The Oklahoman’’, September 3, 2008 (accessed April 4, 2013)
  3. ^ Associated Press. Incoming Oklahoma House speaker taps Norman rep for budget panel,, December 3, 2012 (accessed April 4, 2013).
  4. ^ Congratulations, Scott Martin, on legislative committee post ‘’Norman Transcript, December 4, 2012 (accessed April 4, 2013)