Sunday, December 13, 2015
Presidential candidate Ted Cruz will be making two stops in Oklahoma on December 23rd. During his Cruz Country Christmas Tour, the Texas Senator will hold events in Tulsa and Oklahoma City. More details will be released in the coming days.
The most recent Oklahoma poll, taken November 12th-15th, showed Donald Trump leading the field with 27.1%, and Cruz in second at 18.3%. Closely following were candidates Ben Carson (17.5%) and Marco Rubio (16.3%).
Oklahoma's presidential primary is on March 1st, and 40 delegates will be up for grabs. Only four states hold caucuses or primaries before Oklahoma: Iowa (Feb. 1st), New Hampshire (Feb. 8th), South Carolina (Feb. 20th), and Nevada (Feb. 23rd). On March 1st, Oklahoma joins 11 other states in voting (AK, AL, AR, GA, MA, MN, TN, TX, VA, VT, WY).