Raymond Wickson

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Raymond Wickson is the Republican candidate for the 2nd Congressional District of Oklahoma

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.[1]

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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.[2]

Bio

2008 elections

Wickson is the Republican nominee to challenge Rep. Dan Boren (D-Okla.) in the 2008 congressional elections.[3][4]

Money in politics

Information on this candidate's 2008 fundraising is not yet available. Stay tuned for live feeds of data from the Center for Responsive Politics' OpenSecrets.org site.

Committees and affiliations

Committees

Wickson will be assigned committees if and when he is elected to Congress.

Affiliations

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Contact

Official Wickson for Congress Web site

Raymond Wickson for Congress
20840 Garfield Road
Okmulgee OK 74447

Phone: 918-366-7845

E-mail:patsywickson@yahoo.com

Articles and resources

See also

References

  1. Oklahoma State Election Board: Primary Election Results
  2. Wickson on the Issues, RaymondWickson.com, retrieved October 6, 2008
  3. 2008 Race Tracker page on Oklahoma's 2nd Congressional District
  4. Green Papers: Oklahoma's Congressional Candidates

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