With winners, losers set, Oklahoma voters ready for runoffs
July 1, 2018
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma voters are gearing up for another round of elections after turning out in large numbers for primary balloting that left some big wins for teachers and marijuana advocates but also saw some losses for incumbents.
Among winners in Tuesday's primary were dozens of schoolteachers campaigning for seats in the Legislature who advanced to runoff elections or won outright. They continued momentum following a walkout in April when educators demanded more funding for public education and teacher salaries.
Supporters of medical marijuana also were successful as voters e...