Steve Russell Wins OK 5th District Congressional Seat


Monday, November 3rd 2014, 4:53 pm
By: News 9


Poll results confirmed Republican Steve Russell won the Oklahoma City race for Congress in the 5th District, defeating Democrat Al McAffrey.

Russell received 60 percent of the vote, defeating McAffrey, who received 36 percent.  

Our exclusive final pre-election poll leading up to election night showed Republican Steve Russell in the lead with 55 percent of the votes while Democrat Al McAffrey trailed with 31 percent. 11 percent were still undecided at that time.

EXCLUSIVE POLL: Steve Russell Pulling Away In 5th District Race

Initially, the race was anyone's game. Leading up to the June 24 primary, there was no clear front runner, according to SoonerPoll.com.

EXCLUSIVE POLL: Oklahoma's 5th District GOP Primary Race Up For Grabs

Click here to view full election results.