Oklahoma official takes financial lead in governor race
August 3, 2017
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The lieutenant governor of Oklahoma has taken a large financial lead in the race to become the state's next governor.
Campaign reports show that with more than $2 million raised, Republican Lt. Gov. Todd Lamb has the most funding so far of the 13 candidates who have filed to run for governor next year.
Lamb said he's pleased and humbled by the support he has received. He said his campaign has more than 700 contributors.
"It's not just about raising money," Lamb said. "It is about building the infrastructure and the campaign team that will not only help us win the elec...