Rob Wallace (Oklahoma)
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|U.S. House, Oklahoma, District 2|
|U.S. District Attorney|
|1999 - 2004|
|Bachelor's||University of Oklahoma|
|J.D.||University of Oklahoma|
|Place of birth||Fort Gibson, Oklahoma|
From 1991 to 1993, Wallace served as assistant District Attorney in Poteau. He served as elected District Attorney from 1999 to 2004, and then went to work in an assistant U.S. attorney for the Eastern District of Oklahoma. As assistant U.S. attorney, he was responsible for Project Safe Neighborhoods and the Organized Crime Drug Enforcement Task Force. He now works as a prosecutor in the Pittsburg County District Attorney’s Office.
Wallace is running in the 2012 election for the U.S. House, representing Oklahoma's 2nd District. Wallace is seeking the nomination on the Democratic ticket. Wallace is facing Wayne Herriman and Earl Everett in the June 26, 2012 Democratic primary. The incumbent from the 2nd Congressional District is Dan Boren (D), who is not seeking re-election in 2012.
Wallace and his wife Tonya live in Fort Gibson. They have three children.