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Larry Boggs:  District 7. Oklahoma State Senator. Republican.

Oklahoma Politicians – Whose FOR or AGAINST legalization of Marijuana

Larry Boggs:  District 7. Oklahoma State Senator. Republican.

Larry Boggs: District 7. Oklahoma State Senator. Republican.

It seems that Oklahomans are geared up to get marijuana legalized, as over a thousand prepares to converge on the State capital on Feb. 12, 2014 for Lobby Day & Rally to Legalize Marijuana.  So yesterday, I called office of my Oklahoma state senator – Larry Boggs (District 7), to find out if he supports SB 2116 (Legalization of Marijuana) and to ask for his support of the same.  His office was extremely evasive which forced me to belabor questions to get answers.  His office (Anna was person I spoke to) told me that they can not discuss such matters outside of the office.  I reminded her that I am a constituent in his district. By the way Boggs is republican and so am I.

I informed Boggs’ office that I wanted him to support SB 2116.  His office said that Boggs don’t feel the bill would come up for a vote.  I asked the question as to why he felt that way, and the response was that Boggs was informed of this by others.  I asked several times who are the “others” and the response was that the “others” were identified as his “colleagues”.  When I asked for the names of these colleagues, I did not receive a single name.  I’m not sure what was meant by the term “colleagues”.

When I asked how would I know what Boggs position was on the SB 2116, the response was “When he hits that red button to cast his vote”.  I felt I have a right to know how he’s leaning, and I communicated those feelings to his office.

This is very frustrating to me when I can not get straight answers from the politician who represents me.  I feel I am entitled to know his position on these matters.  The phone conversation with his office was like pulling teeth.

Its time to start making list of names of every politician in Oklahoma who is either for or against legalization of marijuana.  I get the feeling there is ducking and dodging going on with this legalization issue, and it needs to be called out.

SB 2116 is an Oklahoma senate bill that was introduced by State Senator Constance Johnson to legalize marijuana.

State Senator Larry Boggs (republican) is a Vietnam veteran.  He represents the following counties in Oklahoma:  Haskel, Hughes, Latimer, Okfuske, and Pittsburg.  Medium age in his district is 39.6 and it seems he represents more people under the age of 44 than any other age group.

Contact information for Larry Boggs:
Senator Larry Boggs
2300 N. Lincoln Blvd., Rm.  513B
Oklahoma City, OK 73105
(405) 521-5604
boggs@oksenate.gov
Executive Assistant:  Anita Bell

Okla voter charge Larry Boggs as a Lying Radical Right-wing Republican for red-herring on gun rights

Pittsburg county voter expressed GOP senate candidate Larry Boggs angered him because he felt Boggs lied about Obama’s would abolish 2nd amendment rights if relected. And that Boggs tried to make a connection between the 2. This voter said that Obama does not have the power to abolish the 2nd amendment. He added that Mr. Boggs was a “radical right wing republican” doing a red herring.

When asked if he would vote for Boggs, needless to say he replied no. The lady sitting next to him responded that they would also be voting for Obama.

Larry Boggs is the republican nominee seeking election to the Oklahoma Senate District 7 that is being vacated by Richard C. Lerblance (democrat). His opponent is J. Paul Lane, the democratic nominee. Election is November 6, 2012.

This political candidate forum sponsored by Mcalester News, in Mcalester, Oklahoma. This event was held on Oct 16, 2012 at 6pm at the Kiamichi Center in Mcalester. Approximately 200 people attended.

Could (R-OK) Larry Boggs be the Salvation to Rural Oklahoma? Urban Oklahoma Senators vs. Rural Oklahoma

At Oklahoma GOP event, republicans introduced to GOP Larry Boggs who’s running for Oklahoma State Senate seat 7th district.  Democrat State Senator Richard Lerblance is bowing out of forthcoming election, so Oklahoma republicans in the 7th district appear to be backing GOP Larry Boggs to win that seat.  BTW, there’s rumor that District 7 has been remapped to include parts of  Hughes County.

Sometimes Oklahoma rural folks feel alienated & ignored by the urban state senators.  It’s like Oklahoma urban senators give better treatment & a willing ear to the concerns of the folks who live in Oklahoma City, but forsake the rural folks who are all but forgotten, and have to accept the left-overs or nothing at all.  The fix to this social disparagement is the root of Larry Boggs’ platform.

This GOP event was held in McAlester, OK on January 31, 2012 at Angels Diner (conference meeting room).  Larry Boggs was introduced to the republican crowd by Oklahoma GOP State Senator Josh Brecheen.

Oklahoma Republicans Getting Fired Up to Take Democrat seats

With Democrat State Senator Richard Lerblance bowing out of next race, Oklahoma republicans are backing GOP Larry Boggs to win the seat in next election in District 7.

Also, Oklahoma republicans are just down right excited about their slate of GOP candidates to take democrat Dan Boren US Congressional seat (2nd district).

At this Oklahoma GOP event, we watched a televised Oklahoma Congressional debate moderated by Oklahoma’s Lieutenant Governor Todd Lamb, in 6 GOP candidates participated.  The 6 GOP candidates aiming to take Democrat Dan Boren seat are:  Dustin Rowe, George Faught, Markwayne Mullin, Wayne Pettigrew, Dakota Woods and Dwayne Thompson.  http://www.georgefaught.com  http://www.mullinforcongress.com   http://www.pettrigrewuscongress.com  http://www.roweforcongress.us  http://www.dwaynethompson.org
http://www.dakotawoodsforcongress.com

This republican event was held in McAlester, Oklahoma in conference room of Angel’s Diner on January 31, 2012.  A lot of folks showed up .. it was standing room only!

Person I interviewed for this video is Lonnie Anderson – A GOP coordinator involved in local GOP party.


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