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06.18.18

Lankford Supports the Passage of NDAA

CLICK HERE to view the speech WASHINGTON, DC - Senator James Lankford (R-OK) today applauded the passage of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), which is an annual defense bill to support the nation's military and to ensure national security for the US. The bill passed by a vote of 85 to 10. "The Senate today completed one of its primary responsibilities-standing up for national defense," said Lankford. "When America is secure, we see growth in our economy and in our nation. I am gra… Continue Reading


06.14.18

Senators Lankford and Inhofe Praise Committee Passage of Justice Wyrick’s Nomination

Senators James Lankford (R-OK) and Jim Inhofe (R-OK) today released the following statements to applaud Senate Judiciary Committee passage of Justice Patrick Wyrick's judicial nomination. Wyrick was nominated by President Trump in April to serve as District Judge on the US District Court for the Western District of Oklahoma. The committee passed Wyrick's nomination today by a vote of 11-10 and it will now head to the full Senate for a confirmation vote. "I am glad to see Justice Wyrick's nomina… Continue Reading


06.13.18

Senator Lankford Touts Oklahoma Economic Progress In Floor Speech

CLICK HERE to view the speech WASHINGTON, DC - Senator James Lankford (R-OK) today delivered a floor speech about the improving economy in Oklahoma and across America, in part, due to tax reform. Excerpts: (00:00-00:48) I talk to a lot of Oklahomans who say we like to hear good news every once in a while. So, let me just pause and read a couple of headlines and give good news. One of them came out of the Oklahoma legislature and out of our research branch dealing with our finances. Oklaho… Continue Reading