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Incumbent State Rep. Gary Banz is seeking re-election and will face Republican challenger A.J. Bailey in that party’s primary. The winner of Tuesday’s primary will win the seat, as no other candidate filed for the position.
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By Matt Dinger, Staff Writer | Published: Sun, Jun 15, 2014
If a candidate receives 51 percent of the vote in the June 24 Republican primary, that person will take office, since no Democrats or independents filed for the position. Otherwise, the two with the most votes will proceed to a runoff on Aug. 26.
By Chris Casteel, Washington Bureau | Updated: Mon, May 26, 2014
Anna Flatt, of Ardmore, is challenging U.S. Rep. Tom Cole in the Republican primary and it is causing some friction between Oklahoma Republican Party headquarters and the anti-establishment views of Ron Paul supporters.