Group cancels ad targeting Oklahoma Rep. James Lankford on highway funding

A coalition of contractors and labor groups pressing for a long-term highway bill canceled an Oklahoma City ad after a lobbyist for Oklahoma contractors complained about Rep. James Lankford being targeted.

BY CHRIS CASTEEL Modified: June 14, 2012 at 12:00 am •  Published: June 15, 2012

WASHINGTON — A Washington-based coalition pressing for congressional action on highway funding canceled radio ads targeting Rep. James Lankford after a lobbyist for Oklahoma contractors complained.

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