Wednesday, June 15, 2011

Wesselhoft Withdraws From SD43 Race

Rep. Paul Wesselhoft, the first to announce as a Republican candidate for Senate District 43, today withdrew in a surprise move.

His withdrawal came after a Del City political neophyte filed as a Republican, and as two Democrats filed for the seat, being vacated by Jim Reynolds. Late this afternoon, another Republican filed.

Here's the official rundown from the Election Board:
00003WLarry Foster, 58, 3045 SE 18th Pl., Del City, OK 73115
00004WKenneth Meador, 30, 728 NE 21st St., Moore, OK 73160
00001MPaul Wesselhoft, 63, 1105 NE 29th St., Moore, OK 73160
(Withdrew 06/15/2011)
00002TGreg Childers, 41, 4721 Newport Dr., Del City, OK 73115
00005WTheresa Nelson, 45, 9917 S. Trafalgar Dr., Oklahoma City, OK 73139

The Special Primary Election is August 9.

The Special General Election is October 11.

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