Republicans Did the Same Thing in Oklahoma They Want to do Nationally, and Democrats Swept Special Elections as a Result

Zaid Jilani

November 30 2017

If you’re a Republican lawmaker in Oklahoma, you’re used to having pretty good job security.

More than 70 out of 101 seats in the House of Representatives are controlled by the GOP; of the Senate’s 48 members, all but nine are Republicans.

Yet Democrats have won the majority of legislative special elections this year — flipping four seats that were once comfortably in GOP hands.


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