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Nine state executive positions are up for election in 2014 in the state of Oklahoma. The general election takes place November 4, 2014.

In addition to candidate lists and election results, this page includes information about important dates, how the state's executive branch is organized, as well as links to articles about recent news in races across the state.

Oklahoma is one of 21 states with a mixed primary system. Parties decide who may vote, so an unaffiliated voter must be authorized by a party in order to vote in the primary.[1]

The following offices will be elected in 2014 in Oklahoma:

Partisan breakdown

Heading into the November 4 election, the Republican Party holds nine of the nine state executive seats in Oklahoma.

Oklahoma State Executives -- Partisan Breakdown
Party As of October 2014 After the 2014 Election
     Republican Party 9 Pending
     Democratic Party 0 Pending
Total 9 9
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Note: Only contested primaries are detailed below.

Governor

Primary results

Governor of Oklahoma, Republican Primary, 2014
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngMary Fallin 75.5% 199,907
Chad Moody 15.4% 40,804
Dax Ewbank 9.1% 23,999
Total Votes 264,710
Election Results Via:Oklahoma State Election Board Unofficial Results.

Superintendent of Public Instruction

Primary results

Oklahoma Superintendent, Republican Primary, 2014
Candidate Vote % Votes
Janet Barresi 21% 55,015
Green check mark transparent.pngJoy Hofmeister 57.6% 151,012
Brian S. Kelly 21.4% 56,014
Total Votes 262,041
Election Results Via:Oklahoma State Election Board Unofficial Results.
Oklahoma Superintendent, Democratic Primary, 2014
Candidate Vote % Votes
Jack Herron 13.3% 22,319
Ivan Holmes 7.4% 12,495
Green check mark transparent.pngJohn Cox 41% 68,833
Green check mark transparent.pngFreda Deskin 38.2% 64,077
Total Votes 167,724
Election Results Via:Oklahoma State Election Board Unofficial Results.

Primary runoff results

Oklahoma Superintendent, Democratic Primary Runoff, 2014
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngJohn Cox 62.9% 60,337
Freda Deskin 37.1% 35,607
Total Votes 95,944
Election Results Via:News9 Unofficial Election Results.

Insurance Commissioner

Primary results

Oklahoma Insurance Commissioner, Republican Primary, 2014
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngJohn Doak 77.5% 189,760
Bill Viner 22.5% 55,138
Total Votes 244,898
Election Results Via:Oklahoma State Election Board Unofficial Results.

Corporation Commissioner

Primary results

Oklahoma Corporation Commissioner, Republican Primary, 2014
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngTodd Hiett 52.2% 128,083
Cliff Branan 47.8% 117,086
Total Votes 245,169
Election Results Via:Oklahoma State Election Board Unofficial Results.

The general election takes place November 4, 2014.

Key deadlines

Deadline Event
April 11, 2014 Filing deadline for all candidates[6]
June 24, 2014 Primary election
August 26, 2014 Runoff primary election
November 4, 2014 General election

State executive organization

Executive officials in Ohio are part of a three-pronged government structure that includes state legislators and state judges.

Ohio exec org chart.png

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Recent news

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