Ballotpedia's 2012 General Election Preview Articles: Oklahoma State Legislature

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November 1, 2012

By Ballotpedia's State legislative team

Oklahoma's State Legislative Elections in 2012
Senate seats Contested senate seats House seats Contested house seats
24 10 (41.7%) 101 34 (33.7%)

TULSA, Oklahoma: There are 125 total legislative seats with 2012 elections in Oklahoma, where polling places are open from 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM Central Time.

The partisan makeup of the Senate is currently 32 Republicans and 16 Democrats, and the House is led by Republicans as well, 68-31.

Of the 125 incumbents up for election in 2012, 102 (81.6%) of them are running for re-election. A total of 44 of 125 (35.2%) districts will see more than one major party candidate in the general election.

Here are a few races to watch:

Senate

House


Oklahoma State Senate
Party As of November 5, 2012 After the 2012 Election
     Democratic Party 16 12
     Republican Party 32 36
Total 48 48


Oklahoma House of Representatives
Party As of November 5, 2012 After the 2012 Election
     Democratic Party 31 29
     Republican Party 68 72
     Vacancy 2 0
Total 101 101


Articles

See also

Oklahoma