Former Oklahoma State Superintendent Janet Barresi announced via Facebook of her intention to run for congress. Barresi a Republican Served one term as the State School Superintendent.
She enters a crowded Republican primary field of seven Republicans. Barresi said she is running “because our values are under assault by radical Washington liberals.”
If Barresi can succeed in the primary, she will face off against Democratic Congresswomen Kendra Horn. Republicans hope to retake the seat from the one term Democratic lawmaker.