Former State Sen. Steve Russell announces plans to run for Lankford’s congressional seat
Photo: Steve Russell's Facebook page
OKLAHOMA CITY - Former State Senator Steve Russell told The McCarville Report he will enter the race for the Republican nomination for Congress in the 5th District Tuesday.
Congressman James Lankford will give up the spot to run for Sen. Tom Coburn’s U.S. Senate seat after he retires.
According to The McCarville Report, Russell is a retired Army officer, author and businessman.
He speaks to military and veteran support groups across the country.
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