Republican candidates in Oklahoma’s 2nd Congressional District race embrace their party’s goals on budget, Medicare

Running to succeed U.S. Rep. Dan Boren, the only Democrat in Oklahoma’s congressional delegation, 2nd District Republican candidates aren’t running away from the deficit-reduction blueprint passed by the Republican-led House.

BY CHRIS CASTEEL Published: May 27, 2012

WASHINGTON — Republicans hoping to replace the only Democrat in Oklahoma’s congressional delegation are embracing their party’s plan for deficit reduction, including the proposal to give seniors private options for Medicare.

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