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
- Tom Guild
- James Lankford
- Robert T. Murphy
- Pat Martin
June 26, 2012 primary results
- Tom Guild: former political science professor at the University of Central Oklahoma
Impact of Redistricting
- See also Redistricting in Oklahoma
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.
|U.S. House of Representatives, Oklahoma Congressional District 5 Election, 2010
|| Billy Coyle
|| Clark Duffe
|| Dave White