Oklahoma lieutenant gubernatorial election, 2010

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The Oklahoma lieutenant gubernatorial election of 2010 was held on November 2, 2010. The primary election date was July 27. The deadline for filing nomination papers passed on June 9, 2010 and the deadline to withdraw lawfully passed on June 11, 2010.[1]

Voters had until July 2, 2010 to register for the primary and had until July 30, 2010 to register for the primary runoff, should one be required. The registration deadline for the general election was October 8, 2010.[2]

Oklahoma is among the 17 states that elect the governor and the lt. governor on entirely separate tickets. Todd Lamb easily won the GOP primary and faced Kenneth Corn of the Oklahoma state Senate in November. In the general election, Lamb took twice as many votes as Corn. Having easily won office, the Lieutenant Governor-elect took office in early 2011 along with Governor-elect Mary Fallin, also a Republican.

The November Ballot – Who Made It? Oklahoma Lieutenant Governor[3]
Nominee Affiliation
Kenneth Corn Democrat
Todd Lamb Republican
Richard Prawdzienski Independent
This lists candidates who won their state's primary or convention, or who were unopposed, and were officially certified for the November ballot by their state's election authority.

November 2, 2010 general election results

All precincts reported and results were certified as of November 30, 2010.[4]

Oklahoma elects its lieutenant governor separately from its governor.

Oklahoma Lieutenant Gubernatorial General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngTodd Lamb 64% 659,242
     Democratic Kenneth Corn 32.5% 334,711
     Independent Richard Prawdzienski 3.5% 35,665
Total Votes 1,029,618
Election Results via Oklahoma State Election Board




  • Bernie Adler
  • Bill Crozier
  • State Senator Todd Lamb, an attorney and former Secret Service Agent
  • Paul F. Nosak
  • State Representative John A. Wright


  • Richard Prawdzienski, running as a Libertarian, though officially filed with the Secretary of State as an independent candidate

July 27, 2010 primary

2010 Race for Lieutenant Governor - Republican Primary[5][6]
Candidates Percentage
Bernie Adler (R) 4.49%
Bill Crozier (R) 5.19%
Green check mark.jpg Todd Lamb (R) 66.84%
Paul F. Nosak (R) 5.94%
John A. Wright (R) 17.55%
Total votes 234,608

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