- Oklahoma will elect a new governor in 2018
- Fifteen candidates filed for the highest office in the state
- Primary race on June 1st will narrow that race
- Oklahoma saw a record number of people register to run in these elections
Oklahomans will elect a new governor in November 2018.
The field is full with fifteen candidates in three parties filing for the office. The Oklahoma governor is elected to a four year term, the office is also term limited to two consecutive terms.
Mick Cornett - Advanced to Runoff
Kevin Stitt - Advanced to Runoff
Drew Edmondson - Primary Winner
Chris Powell - Advanced to Runoff
Rex Lawhorn - Advanced to Runoff
Who won the primary election?
Former Oklahoma Attorney General Drew Edmondson won the democratic primary for governor.
The GOP race is too close to call at this time. Only former Oklahoma City Mayor Mick Cornett has advanced to the runoff. The final spot will likely go to either Todd Lamb or Kevin Stitt.
When do I vote?
The primary election is June 26th. If you want to cast a ballot you MUST register to vote by June 1st.
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