Claremore Daily Progress

Politics

Politics
  • Pat Abitbol.jpg Meet the Democratic candidates for District Attorney

    In certain circles Assistant District Attorney Patrick Abitbol is know as “Pat the Pit Bull” for his aggressive prosecution in child sexual abuse cases.

    Janice Steidley is hoping to hit one out of the park at the Democratic Primary on July 27. On the ticket for District Attorney, her litigation experience spans both side of the criminal docket.

    July 1, 2010 2 Photos

  • Blake Lewis.tif Meet Republican candidates for Dist. 1 County Commissioner

    The Progress takes a look at the republican candidates for the District 1 county commissioner race.

    June 30, 2010 2 Photos

  • Claremore to receive $250K in stimulus grant Stimulus grant to benefit traffic control systems upgrades in Claremore.

    October 18, 2009

  • Kenny Weast Filing begins Several Rogers County offices will be up for election this year, and filing for those offices begins Monday.

    One race has already generated a lot of interest with at least five candidates already announcing — County Commission District 1. Other potential candidates have indicated they will throw their “hat” into the ring for District 1, and also for District 3.

    June 3, 2006 4 Photos

  • Vinita resident seeks House seat Chuck Hoskin, Vinita, has put his bid in for the Oklahoma House of Representatives in District 6, which includes Craig, northern Mayes and northern Rogers counties.

    “I’m running because I know that I can make a difference at the State Capitol for the people of District 6,” Hoskin said.

    June 3, 2006

  • Chelsea mayor up for House seat Chelsea Mayor Kenny Weast has announced his candidacy for the Oklahoma House of Representatives District 6 seat.

    Weast, a Democrat and lifelong Chelsea resident, believes the people of District 6 deserve “a real leader who listens to their concerns and who will work tirelessly with others to find solutions.”

    June 3, 2006