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OKLAHOMA WATCH: Candidate Profile: Drew Edmondson, Democrat for Governor

Why he’s running On his campaign website, former state Attorney General Drew Edmondson writes that he is running because “the Oklahoma way is under attack” by big corporations and the wealthy who have put their interests first at the expense of most Oklahomans. “I’m running to take on Wall Street,  take on the powerful, take on our legislature,…

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NEWSOK: Voters approve pot, set GOP and attorney general runoffs

By: JOSH DULANEY Voters in the Sooner State approved medical marijuana, and in the hotly contested Republican primary for governor, they sent Mick Cornett and Kevin Stitt to a run-off election. Oklahomans approved State Question 788 with more than 56 percent of 889,225 ballots cast, and just 3 of 1,951 precincts unreported by midnight. State Question…

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NON DOC: Amid many runoffs, Edmondson awaits Cornett or Stitt

By: William W. Savage III Only a one-word answer is needed: Cornett or Stitt? After being bombarded for more than a year with phone calls and messaging from GOP gubernatorial hopefuls, registered Republicans are going to hear even further from and have to choose between former Oklahoma City Mayor Mick Cornett and Tulsa businessman Kevin…

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ENID: Drew Edmondson wins Democratic nomination for Oklahoma governor

Former Oklahoma Attorney General Drew Edmondson has defeated ex-state Sen. Connie Johnson to win the Democratic nomination in the race to be the state’s next governor. Edmondson will face the eventual Republican nominee in November. Edmondson’s victory Tuesday was something he was unable to do in 2010. He was upset in that Democratic primary by…

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SIOUXLAND PROUD: The Latest: In Oklahoma, Republicans ousted over teacher pay

Tuesday’s primary elections settled some lingering questions but raised a host of others. In a historic vote, voters in one of the nation’s most conservative states indicated a readiness to legalize medical marijuana. And Oklahoma’s Republican voters decided that their choice for the next leader of the state will come down to former Oklahoma City…

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DEMOCRATIC GOVERNOR’S ASSOCIATION: DGA Statement on Drew Edmondson’s Primary Victory in Oklahoma

Tonight, Democratic Governors Association Chair Gov. Jay Inslee (D-WA) released the following statement on former Attorney General Drew Edmondson winning the Democratic nomination for governor in Oklahoma: “Congratulations to Drew Edmondson for earning the Democratic nomination in Oklahoma,” said Inslee. “A Muskogee native, Navy veteran and Oklahoma’s Attorney General for 16 years, Drew has spent his entire…

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