Is Oklahoma a Swing State?

IS OKLAHOMA A SWING STATE?….Kos has his Senate predictions here (bottom line: he sees a net Dem pickup of one seat). But here’s what he says about the Oklahoma race: “I see a margin of victory in the hundreds, with Democrat Brad Carson pulling it off.”

That got me thinking. All the talk has been about endless litigation in the case of a close presidential race, but what about the Senate? Might we see a repeat of Florida, but in a super close race that decides who controls the Senate? Is it time to start boning up on Oklahoma election law?

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