Thanks to Comanche County Democratic Party Chair Mike Weddington and his great volunteers for putting together an old-fashioned BBQ and "political speaking" today in Lawton.
I was privileged to introduce the statewide candidates who attended the event followed by Mike's introductions of local candidates.
Speaking today were State Treasurer Scott Meacham; State Auditor Jeff McMahan; for Lt. Governor were Senator Cal Hobson and Pete Regan; for Labor Commissioner were Senator Frank Shurden and Lloyd Fields; for Corporation Commissioner was Cody Graves.
Local area candidates present included Senator Randy Bass, Representative Joe Dorman, Janice Drewry, Larry Jefferson, Gail Turner, Susan Ulrich, Barbara Burk, Steve Aust, Charlotte Hamilton and Jim Maddox.
Event hosts were Jari Askins, Randy and Kelly Bass, Keith and Amanda Erwin, Ron and Judy Kirby, Carole and Dick Neptune, Robert Place, Don and Jody Sherry, John and Cindy Zelbst, Carter and Mrgaret Waid, Janice Drewry, Jim Maddox, David and Betty Simmons, Michael and Tanja Weddington, Lawton Firefighters Associatin, Local 1882, Earnest and Jane Godlove, Abe Deutschendorf, and Joe Dorman.
Event sponsors were Howard Johnson, Winston Raburn and Spencer Stanley.
- Registered Democrats in Comanche County - 27,971
- Registered Republicans in Comanche County - 15,247
- Registered Independents in Comanche County - 6,052
- 42 precincts
Find out more about Comanche County Democrats at http://www.ccdem.com/