Former state senator Connie Johnson announces decision to run for governor

TULSA, Okla. — Former state senator Connie Johnson is running for governor.

Johnson announced her campaign Thursday afternoon during a press conference at the Center of the Universe in Tulsa. Johnson was also a 2014 US senate nominee.

So far, republican Ervin Yen, libertarian Natalie Bruno, and independent Paul Tay have announced their candidacy.