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  • News9/Newson6: Steve Russell Pulling Away In 5th District Race

    on Nov 1, 14 • in US House • with 1 Comment - Oklahoma City, OK - News, Weather, Video and Sports |

    BY NEWS9.COM OKLAHOMA CITY -New poll results show which candidate Oklahoma City voters favor for Congress in the 5th District. Our final pre-election poll shows Republican Steve Russell in the lead with 55 percent of the votes while Democrat Al McAffrey trails with 31 percent. 11 percent are still undecided. In our September poll there was only a 12-point gap between Russell and McAffrey. But that gap doubled over the last month with Russell now leading by 24 points. Continued – Click here to read the entire News9 article

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  • News9: Russell Leads McAffrey In 5th District Race

    on Sep 4, 14 • in Congress, Featured, US House • with No Comments


    BY NEWS9.COM OKLAHOMA CITY -An exclusive News 9 poll shows Republican Steve Russell leads Democrat Al McAffrey in Oklahoma’s 5th District U.S. Representative seat, which includes Oklahoma City. The poll indicates 52.3 percent of likely voters would choose Russell and 29.9 percent would pick McAffrey, if the election were held today. The poll included Independent candidates Robert Murphy (2.1 percent) and Buddy Ray (1.7 percent). About 14 percent of voters are still undecided. Russell and McAffrey won their party’s nomination after defeating opponents in last month’s runoff election. Continued – Click here to read the entire News9 article

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  • News9/Newson6 Poll: Front-runners Emerge In Oklahoma’s 5th District Congressional Race

    on Jun 23, 14 • in Featured, US House • with No Comments


    By Nathan Elliott, News 9 OKLAHOMA CITY - Patrice Douglas and Steve Russell have emerged as front-runners in the Republican race for Oklahoma’s 5th District U.S. Representative seat, according to a News 9/News On 6 poll. The June 19-21 survey of 334 likely Republican voters shows Douglas with 22.5 percent and Russell with 18.9 percent or nearly even when factoring in the margin of error. Four other Republicans received support in the poll including Mike Turner (13.1 percent), Clark Jolley (12.3 percent), Shane Jett (5.7 percent) and Harvey Sparks (5.1 percent). However, nearly one quarter of

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  • NEWS9/NEWS ON 6 POLL: First Independent Polling of Oklahoma’s 5th Congressional District Primaries

    on May 16, 14 • in US House • with No Comments - Oklahoma City, OK - News, Weather, Video and Sports |

     Oklahoma’s 5th District GOP Primary Race Up For Grabs By Nathan Elliott, News 9 A new poll reveals no clear front-runner in the Republican race for Oklahoma’s 5th District U.S. Representative seat, six weeks from the June 24 primary. A News 9 survey of 671 likely Republican voters shows three candidates received double-digit support in the poll, including Corporation Commissioner Patrice Douglas (11.6 percent), state Sen. Clark Jolley (11.4 percent) and state Rep. Mike Turner (11.2 percent). Three candidates had single-digit support, including former state Sen. Steve Russell (7.4 percent), former state Rep. Shane Jett

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  • Tulsa World: Bridenstine scores 44 percent approval in Tulsa poll

    on Nov 19, 13 • in Featured, Oklahoma Poll, Tulsa, US House • with No Comments

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    By RANDY KREHBIEL World Staff Writer Responses to recent Oklahoma Poll questions concerning first-year 1st District Congressman Jim Bridenstine were probably not surprising. Tulsa conservatives like Bridenstine. Tulsa liberals, and to a certain extent moderates, do not. Overall, 44 percent of those surveyed Nov. 1-5 by SoonerPoll said they approve of the job Bridenstine has done during his first 10 months in office. Thirty-three percent disapproved, and 23 percent were neutral or had no response. The survey included only voters in the city of Tulsa, which tends to be somewhat less conservative than the First

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  • Oklahoma Poll shows win for Republican Bridenstine in 1st Congressional District

    on Nov 3, 12 • in Oklahoma Poll, US House • with 2 Comments


    By RANDY KREHBIEL World Staff Writer Republican Jim Bridenstine appears headed to victory by a wide margin in the 1st Congressional District, according to the latest Oklahoma Poll. Bridenstine was the choice of 55 percent of the 428 likely voters surveyed Oct. 25-31 by Democrat John Olson was at 24 percent, and independent Craig Allen was at 4 percent. Seventeen percent were undecided. The three have engaged in a lively campaign since Bridenstine knocked out incumbent John Sullivan in the June 26 Republican primary. Olson had hoped to pick up crossover votes from Sullivan

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  • Tulsa World: Poll shows Mullin leads Wallace in 2nd Congressional District race

    on Nov 2, 12 • in Oklahoma Poll, US House • with No Comments


    By RANDY KREHBIEL World Staff Writer Republican Markwayne Mullin appears headed to victory in the sometimes-bitter 2nd Congressional District race with Democrat Rob Wallace. An Oklahoma Poll of 300 likely voters, conducted Oct. 25-31, gives Mullin a 12-point plurality against Wallace and independent Michael Fulks, with 18 percent undecided or declining to answer. The poll has a 5.66 percentage point margin of error. Although the district is majority Democrat in registration, only 43 percent of Democrats surveyed said they intend to vote for Wallace, with 20 percent undecided. “The Democrat Party I joined years ago,

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  • Leaders emerge in the 5th Congressional District GOP Primary Race

    on Jul 13, 10 • in US House • with 10 Comments


    SoonerPoll’s most recent poll finds the field is narrowing as clear front-runners appear in the Republican primary race for Oklahoma’s fifth district U.S. Representative seat.  Former State Representative Kevin Calvey, who was leading when SoonerPoll first fielded this race in March, remains the leader with support from 27.8 percent Republicans whom are likely to vote in the 5th District primary on July 27th. Political newcomer James Lankford has moved into the second place position with19.9 percent, while State Representative Mike Thompson, who was previously the second place candidate is currently in third with support from

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  • Calvey takes early lead in Republican 5th Congressional race, yet many remain undecided

    on Mar 15, 10 • in US House • with No Comments


    Oklahoma City — Former State Representative Kevin Calvey has a two-to-one lead over the next closest challenger in Oklahoma’s 5th Congressional District seat being vacated by Rep. Mary Fallin, who is running for Governor. However, a large percentage of likely voters remain undecided with the election a little more than four months away. “Calvey’s early lead should be expected since he had previously run for the seat in 2006,” said Dr. Keith Gaddie, Vice-President of “However, there is a lot of time left in this contest and tremendous room for all candidates, including Calvey,

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  • Likely voters cite price gouging as the top reason for high gas prices; no impact of third party involvement in races.

    on May 16, 06 • in US House • with 1 Comment


    OKLAHOMA CITY – Even though Oklahoma is an energy-producing state, likely voters cite oil company price gouging as the top reason for high gas prices, according to a new poll released today., a public opinion research firm in Oklahoma City, conducted the telephone poll of 800 5th Congressional district likely Republican and Democratic voters May 1-4 for News9 (KWTV) in Oklahoma City.  The margin of error was 3.5%. Nearly two-thirds of respondents felt that high gas prices were creating a hardship on their household, as gas prices in Oklahoma have steadily risen in recent

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