- As national media focused on the Trump Jr.-Russia scandal, Democrats and progressives in Oklahoma were busy flipping two deep-red state legislative seats.
- Democrat Michael Brooks-Jimenez edged out Republican Joe Griffin in the special election for the state senate seat in Oklahoma’s 44th district. Meanwhile, Democrat Karen Gaddis beat Republican Tressa Nunley in the race for the Oklahoma’s 75th state house district.
- According to the Democratic organizing group Flippable, Republicans took those two seats by 10 and 19 points in the 2016 general election. Read more (7/12/17)
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