OROK members begin first round of polling for endorsements on legislative and local races

Today eligible OROK members were sent a ballot to vote on three races: HD 53, SD 16 and Cleveland County Sheriff. This is the first of several batches of ballots that will be sent out.

The deadline for this ballot is Midnight on Friday, May 18, 2018. Below are the races included on this ballot, with links to the questionnaires that were returned. Subsequent polls prior to the  June 26 primary will include other races on the primary ballot, before we begin polling on races that will appear on the November ballot.

Cleveland County Sheriff

Incumbent, Todd Gibson, appointed after resignation of Joe Lester)

Questionnaires were sent to to following candidates in this race:

Responses we received from candidates are linked above (PDF). Absence of a link indicates no response was received.

House District 53

Incumbent, Mark McBride (Republican)

Questionnaires were sent to the following candidates in this race:

Responses we received from candidates are linked above (PDF).

Senate District 16

Open seat

Questionnaires were sent to the following candidates in this race:

  • Aleisha Karjala (Democrat)
  • Mary Brown Boren (Democrat)
  • Claudia Griffith (Democrat)

Responses we received from candidates are linked above (PDF). Absence of a link indicates no response was received.