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Revision as of 19:48, 24 May 2012



Oklahoma's 5th Congressional District

General Election Date
November 6, 2012

Primary Date
June 26, 2012

November 6 Election Winner:
James Lankford Republican Party
Incumbent prior to election:
James Lankford Republican Party
James Lankford.jpg

Oklahoma U.S. House Elections
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2012 U.S. Senate Elections

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The 5th congressional district of Oklahoma will hold an election for the U.S. House of Representatives on November 6, 2012.

Candidates wishing to run were required to file by the signature filing deadline of April 13, 2012. The primary elections will be held on June 26, 2012.

The 5th district is located in the center of Oklahoma and includes parts of Oklahoma City. Heading into the election the incumbent is James Lankford (R), who has served since 2011.

This is the 3rd congressional district prior to the 2010 redistricting.


General election candidates

Democratic Party Tom Guild
Republican Party James LankfordGreen check mark transparent.png
Libertarian Party Robert T. Murphy
Independent Pat Martin

June 26, 2012 primary results

Democratic Party Democratic Primary

  • Tom Guild: former political science professor at the University of Central Oklahoma[1]Approveda

Republican Party Republican Primary

Libertarian Party Libertarian candidate

Independent Independent Candidates

Impact of Redistricting

See also Redistricting in Oklahoma

District History


On November 2, 2010, Lankford won election to the United States House of Representatives. He defeated Billy Coyle, Clark Duffe, and Dave White in the general election.[3]

U.S. House of Representatives, Oklahoma Congressional District 5 Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngJames Lankford 62.5% 123,236
     Democratic Billy Coyle 34.5% 68,074
     Independent Clark Duffe 1.6% 3,067
     Independent Dave White 1.4% 2,728
Total Votes 197,105

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