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Raymond Wickson is the Republican candidate in the 2008 congressional elections for the 2nd Congressional District (map) of Oklahoma. He secured the Republican nomination to challenge incumbent Rep. Dan Boren (D-Okla.) after running unopposed in the Republican primary.
Positions, record and controversies
Wickson is against abortion and against the Fairness Doctrine. According to his Web site, he is pro-family, pro business and pro-drilling. Wickson was against the Federal government bailout. He said "free market solutions are the answer, not big government socialism." He also criticized his opponent, Rep. Dan Boren, for voting for the bailout bill twice.
Money in politics
Committees and affiliations
Wickson will be assigned committees if and when he is elected to Congress.
More background data
Raymond Wickson for Congress
20840 Garfield Road
Okmulgee OK 74447
Articles and resources
- 2008 U.S. congressional elections
- Portal:Oklahoma and the U.S. Congress
- ↑ Oklahoma State Election Board: Primary Election Results
- ↑ Wickson on the Issues, RaymondWickson.com, retrieved October 6, 2008
- ↑ 2008 Race Tracker page on Oklahoma's 2nd Congressional District
- ↑ Green Papers: Oklahoma's Congressional Candidates