Wednesday, July 8, 2020

Oklahoma Elections 2020

As the 2020 Oklahoma elections unfold, bookmark this page for quick access to NonDoc’s coverage of 2020 Oklahoma Legislature primary previews and other election information.

Election Results

local elections

Altus, Blackwell, Wetumka: Interesting local elections you might have missed

Even in a year without a pandemic, local elections often get lost in the shuffle. However, these elections can have large impacts for the...
Oklahoma primaries

House warming: Oklahoma primaries bring new faces

A pair of Republican representatives were sent packing during Oklahoma primaries Tuesday, with House Democrats seeing a single incumbent unseated in a narrow race. Mustachioed...
runoff

Three GOP senators head to runoff, Wayne Shaw loses

Incumbent Republicans in the Oklahoma State Senate had a dicey Tuesday election night. Sen. Wayne Shaw (R-Grove) lost to GOP challenger Blake "Cowboy" Stephens after...
Oklahoma Sheriff races

Sheriff races: Runoffs for Oklahoma, Cleveland counties

At the conclusion of Oklahoma's June 30 election night, Oklahoma and Cleveland counties will head to an Aug. 25 runoff to select their Republican...
State Question 802

Medicaid expanded: State Question 802 passes by a hair

State Question 802, which will expand Medicaid coverage in Oklahoma, squeaked into law by a hair tonight, winning by about 6,500 votes out of...
Terry Neese, Stephanie Bice

Terry Neese, Stephanie Bice move on to CD 5 runoff

The competitive and sometimes controversial race for Oklahoma's 5th Congressional District Republican nomination will go into overtime, as neither businesswoman Terry Neese or Sen....

2020 #okleg primary primers

runoff

Three GOP senators head to runoff, Wayne Shaw loses

Incumbent Republicans in the Oklahoma State Senate had a dicey Tuesday election night. Sen. Wayne Shaw (R-Grove) lost to GOP challenger Blake "Cowboy" Stephens after...
Senate District 43

Senate District 43 gets negative as Paul Scott challenged

Sen. Paul Scott has made some headlines during his four years representing Senate District 43, but those headlines have not always been positive. As a...
House District 3

Rick West wants House District 3 back, but Lundy Kiger wants...

In 2018, then-Rep. Rick West's vote against the historic revenue bill that funded a critical teacher pay raise had placed him in plenty of...
House District 42

House District 42: Facing GOP challenger, incumbent catches COVID

On June 26, Rep. Cynthia Roe (R-Lindsay) announced on Facebook that she had been diagnosed with COVID-19 and would be "suspending further public appearances...
House District 61

House District 61: Two ranchers vie for panhandle seat

The race for House District 61 between incumbent Rep. Kenton Patzkowsky (R-Balko) and another rancher from far northwestern Oklahoma, Kenny Bob Tapp, almost didn't...
House District 74

House District 74: Familiar opponents face off again

While the House District 74 race playing out over the northeast Tulsa County district might seem like just another sleepy June 30 primary race...
House District 69

House District 69: Challenger seeks husband’s former seat

When Chuck Strohm lost his re-election bid for House District 69 in 2018, residents of the Tulsa-area district may have thought they were done...
Senate District 17

Senate District 17: Ron Sharp facing former legislator, youth minister, illegal...

The Senate District 17 primary will feature two Republican challengers attempting to unseat incumbent and former educator Sen. Ron Sharp (R-Shawnee), with the winner...
House District 88

House District 88: Jason Dunnington challenged by Mauree Turner

The big race in House District 88 this year is the June 30 Democratic primary, where Mauree Turner, a progressive community organizer who works...
House District 31

House District 31 underscores volatility among OKGOP

House District 31 incumbent Rep. Garry Mize (R-Edmond) is aiming to secure a second legislative term in a one-on-one matchup against his only challenger:...

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