Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin lights menorah for Hanukkah
Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin lit a menorah during a special ceremony Friday at the state Capitol to mark the beginning of Hanukkah, the Jewish festival of lights.
Gov. Mary Fallin on Friday became the first Oklahoma governor to host a Hanukkah menorah lighting ceremony at the state Capitol.
The menorah lighting ceremony in the governor’s Blue Room was held in conjunction with the Chabad Jewish Center of Oklahoma City.
Hanukkah, an eight-day holiday often called the Jewish Festival of Lights, begins at sundown Saturday.