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Politics Inhofe wins Oklahoma GOP Senate primary

04:05  01 july  2020
04:05  01 july  2020 Source:   thehill.com

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Republican Primary . Updated just now. Candidate. Votes. Pct. Inhofe * Jim Inhofe *. Earlier today, Amy McGrath was declared the winner in last Tuesday’s Democratic Senate primary in Kentucky, fending off a challenge from a progressive rival, Charles Booker.

All Oklahoma Senate - Inhofe vs. Silverstein Polling Data. David Boren) as at least somewhat competitive. Those days are gone. While Inhofe never wins his elections overwhelmingly -- he’s won 57 percent of the vote in all three re-election efforts -- few expect Matt Silverstein to give him a close

Sen. Jim Inhofe (R) won Oklahoma's Republican Senate primary on Tuesday, leaving him well placed to get reelected for a sixth term in November in the safe red state.

Jim Inhofe wearing a suit and tie: Inhofe wins Oklahoma GOP Senate primary © Greg Nash Inhofe wins Oklahoma GOP Senate primary

Inhofe, the chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, defeated three other Republicans, leading with 72 percent of the vote with 1 percent of precincts reporting, according to the Associated Press.

He will be the heavy favorite to win reelection in November after last winning by about 40 points.

The race is rated as "solid Republican" by The Cook Political Report.

Oklahoma postponed its primaries from April 7 to June 30 due to the coronavirus.

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OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Two-term U.S. Rep. James Lankford emerged from a crowded primary field Tuesday to win the Republican nomination for Oklahoma ’s open U.S. Senate seat, avoiding a runoff despite a well-funded challenge The state ’s other senator , Jim Inhofe , easily won his GOP primary .

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New Jersey Rep. Bonnie Watson Coleman wins Democratic primary .
Rep. Bonnie Watson Coleman (D) won the Democratic primary in New Jersey's 12th District as she looks to return to Congress for a fourth term.Coleman won with 90 percent of the vote, with 35 percent of precincts reporting, according to the Associated Press. She prevailed over newspaper publisher Lisa McCormick, who was part of a wave of progressive candidates challenging incumbents in New Jersey this primary cycle. Coleman will face RepublicanColeman won with 90 percent of the vote, with 35 percent of precincts reporting, according to the Associated Press. She prevailed over newspaper publisher Lisa McCormick, who was part of a wave of progressive candidates challenging incumbents in New Jersey this primary cycle.

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