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Located in the southern United States, Oklahoma is bordered by Texas, Arkansas, Colorado, Missouri, Kansas and New Mexico. The state capital and also largest city is Oklahoma City. Nicknamed "the Sooner state," Oklahoma’s name originates from the Choctaw words "okla" and "humma," meaning "red people." Currently, there are two Republican members of the U.S. Senate, a total of five Republican members of the U.S. House of Representatives, 48 members of the Oklahoma State Senate and 101 members of the Oklahoma House of Representatives. As of September 2013, Oklahoma is one of 24 Republican state government trifectas.


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2013 elections in Oklahoma

On the 2013 ballot
No regularly scheduled elections in Oklahoma.
Exceptions include special elections.

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Voting in Oklahoma

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External resources for the State of Oklahoma

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National politics in Oklahoma

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Flag of the United States.png Current members of the U.S. Senate

Name:Party:Position:Assumed Office:Term Ends:Next Election:Official Website:
James Lankford
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Republican PartyU.S. Senate, Oklahoma 2015January 3, 2021November 8, 2016Link
Jim Inhofe
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Republican PartyU.S. Senate, Oklahoma 1995January 3, 2021November 3, 2020Link

Flag of the United States.png Current members of the U.S. House of Representatives

Name:Party:Position:Assumed Office:Term Ends:Next Election:Official Website:
Frank D. Lucas
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Republican PartyDistrict 3 1993January 3, 2017November 8, 2016Link
Jim Bridenstine
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Republican PartyDistrict 1 2013January 3, 2017November 8, 2016Link
Markwayne Mullin
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Republican PartyDistrict 2 2013January 3, 2017November 8, 2016Link
Steve Russell
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Republican PartyDistrict 5 2015January 3, 2017November 8, 2016Link
Tom Cole
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Republican PartyDistrict 4 2003January 3, 2017November 8, 2016Link

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The structure of the Oklahoma judicial system is laid out in Article VII of the state constitution. The state court system is made up of the Oklahoma Supreme Court, the Oklahoma Court of Criminal Appeals, the Oklahoma Court of Civil Appeals, the Oklahoma District Courts and the Oklahoma Workers' Compensation Court.

The federal court system is made up of six federal courts. Appeals from these courts go to the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit.



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The Sooner State
Capital:   Oklahoma City
Motto:   Labor conquers all
Population:   3.76 million
Area of state:   69,898 sq. mi.
Admitted to U.S.:   1907
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