Muskogee Mayor Bob Coburn (hint for the media: he’s Tom’s cousin, not brother) eked out a narrow victory tonight over his ex-son-in-law Wayne Divelbiss. After polls closed, Divelbiss took an early lead, at one point nearly reaching 56%, but as the last…
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Lieutenant Governor Todd Lamb will be making a stop in Muskogee on Wednesday, visiting an area manufacturer, and closing the day with a public town hall at the Muskogee Public Library at 3:00pm.Lamb is one of six Republicans running for Gover…
Oklahoma’s Premier Conservative Group Endorses Tressa Nunley
in House District 75 Special Election
Oklahoma Conservative PAC members interviewed candidates for the Oklahoma State House District 75 – Special Election for Broken Arrow and Tulsa voters. The contested Republican primary is coming up quickly on Tuesday, May 9th.
John Michener, the President of OCPAC, released the following statement:
“After a survey and interview process, OCPAC members voted overwhelmingly to endorse Tressa Nunley for Oklahoma House District 75. We were impressed with the way she articulated fiscal conservatism and the need to champion liberty. Citizens in Broken Arrow and Tulsa should feel good about voting for Tressa to defend their interests at the Capitol.”
Tulsa attorney and past Republican (2nd Congressional District: 1978 and 1980) and Independent (Governor: 2002) political candidate Gary Richardson announced today that he is officially running for the Republican nomination for Governor in 2018. Richar…
Pinnell and Bridenstine at precinct meetings in 2013At the Tulsa Republican Club meeting today, it was announced that Congressman Jim Bridenstine is endorsing Matt Pinnell for Lieutenant Governor.Bridenstine sent me the following stateme…
Oklahoma House Minority Leader Scott Inman (D-OKC) announced his candidacy for Governor today with the following video:He joins former State Sen. Connie Johnson and Norman Brown in seeking the Democratic nomination in 2018 for Governor. Inman is t…
Former OKGOP Chairman Matt Pinnell sent the following email out this afternoon, announcing his candidacy for Lieutenant Governor:
When I graduated from Oral Roberts University I was challenged and reminded to “make no little plans.” Those words have driven me ever since.
For the last several months my family, friends, and fellow Oklahomans have encouraged me to continue a lifelong fight — making Oklahoma a place where our children and grandchildren can prosper and succeed for generations to come.
That’s why I’m excited to tell you I’m running to be Oklahoma’s next Lieutenant Governor in 2018!
Kevin Hern Posts First Quarter Contributions Eclipsing $240,000
Tulsa, OK – U.S. Congressional candidate Kevin Hern, businessman of Tulsa, has reported contributions totaling $242,690, outperforming all of his opponents combined. Hern is seeking Oklahoma’s 1st Congressional District seat being vacated by Representative Jim Bridenstine who has declared to not seek re-election in 2018.
Following my post on Saturday and some Tulsa-area news organizations picking up the story, Congressman Markwayne Mullin’s campaign is downplaying the impact of the Statement of Candidacy he recently filed with the Federal Election Commission.