×
Newsmax TV & Webwww.newsmax.comFREE - In Google Play
VIEW
×
Newsmax TV & Webwww.newsmax.comFREE - On the App Store
VIEW
Skip to main content
Tags: markwayne mullin | primary | gop

Rep. Mullin to Newsmax: 'It's Humbling' to Lead Oklahoma Senate Primary

(Newsmax/"Prime News")

By    |   Tuesday, 28 June 2022 10:20 PM EDT

Rep. Markwayne Mullin told Newsmax on Tuesday that he was “humbled” to be winning the Republican primary for U.S. Senate in Oklahoma by nearly 30 percentage points.

“The idea that we had 77 counties organized with volunteers, and going out working hard — it has been amazing to us,” Mullin said during an appearance on “Prime News.”

“I would have never predicted I would have been in this position ... it’s amazing to me that I’m now being able to actually represent a great state like Oklahoma and hopefully, we’ll be able to take this fight to the Senate.”

Mullin explained that his goal is to bring “Oklahoma values to D.C.,” a retaliation against the Biden administration, which he says “is trying to push their values on Oklahoma.” However, the congressman assured he was also realistic.

“We’re still going to have this woke president that is pushing this socialist agenda with all his appointees to head his administrations,” he admitted. “What we got to do is make sure that we hold the line. Make sure that they don’t continue to move us left as a country.”

Mullin currently leads the pack at 45.2% as of 10:00 p.m. EST, with former state House Speaker T.W. Shannon at 16.8%, and state Sen. Nathan Dahm at 11.1%, according to The New York Times.

In addition, former Environmental Protection Agency head Scott Pruitt was far behind businessman Luke Holland in a distant fifth.

In Oklahoma, a candidate must receive a majority to avoid a runoff, meaning Mullin will likely face either Shannon or Dahm again in the coming weeks. Whoever wins that race is almost sure to win the general election in deep-red Oklahoma.

About NEWSMAX TV:

NEWSMAX is the fastest-growing cable news channel in America!

© 2022 Newsmax. All rights reserved.


Newsmax-Tv
Rep. Markwayne Mullin told Newsmax on Tuesday that he was “humbled” to be winning the Republican primary for U.S. Senate in Oklahoma by nearly 30 percentage points.
markwayne mullin, primary, gop
327
2022-20-28
Tuesday, 28 June 2022 10:20 PM
Newsmax Media, Inc.

Sign up for Newsmax’s Daily Newsletter

Receive breaking news and original analysis - sent right to your inbox.

(Optional for Local News)
Privacy: We never share your email address.
Join the Newsmax Community
Read and Post Comments
Please review Community Guidelines before posting a comment.
 
TOP

Newsmax, Moneynews, Newsmax Health, and Independent. American. are registered trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc. Newsmax TV, and Newsmax World are trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc.

NEWSMAX.COM
America's News Page
© Newsmax Media, Inc.
All Rights Reserved
Download the NewsmaxTV App
NEWSMAX.COM
America's News Page
© Newsmax Media, Inc.
All Rights Reserved