The 2nd congressional district of Oklahoma
will hold an election for the U.S. House of Representatives
on November 6, 2012.
Candidates wishing to run must file by the signature filing deadline of April 13, 2012. The primary elections will be held on June 26, 2012.
The 2nd district is located throughout eastern Oklahoma and borders the states of Arkansas, Kansas, Missouri, and Texas. Heading into the election the incumbent is Dan Boren (D), who has served since 2005. He has announced he will not seek re-election in 2012.
This is the 3rd congressional district prior to the 2010 redistricting
Impact of Redistricting
- See also Redistricting in Oklahoma
On November 2, 2010, Boren won re-election to the United States House of Representatives. He defeated Charles Thompson in the general election.
|U.S. House of Representatives, Oklahoma Congressional District Election, 2010
||Dan Boren Incumbent
|| Charles Thompson
- ↑ Huffington Post Dan Boren retiring: Oklahoma Congressman won't seek another term December 8, 2011
- ↑ Politico Dem prosecutor announces for Boren seat December 8, 2011
- ↑ Muskogee Phoenix "Herriman to run for Congress" Accessed January 24, 2012
- ↑ Newsok.com Republican state lawmaker George Faught to run for Boren's 2nd District seat December 8, 2011
- ↑ Newson6.com Markwayne Mullin announces candidacy for 2nd congressional seat December 8, 2011
- ↑ McAlester News-Capital Wayne Pettigrew jumps into congressional race December 8, 2011
- ↑ McAlester News-Capital Candidates continue race for U.S. Congress December 8, 2011
- ↑ muskogeephoenix.com Pastor to run for Congress December 8, 2011
- ↑ Tulsa World Two more in the GOP field mulling bid for Congress December 8, 2011
- ↑ U.S. Congress House Clerk "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 2, 2010"