CQ.com has full member pages with profiles, legislation and staff information available to subscribers.


Rep. Steve Russell, R-Okla.

Member of the House (2nd term)

Republican



Biography

District: Oklahoma - 5th District
Political Highlights: Okla. Senate, 2009-13
Born: May 25, 1963; Oklahoma City, Okla.
Residence: Oklahoma City
Religion: Southern Baptist
Family: Wife, Cindy Russell; five children
Education: Ouachita Baptist U., B.A. 1985
Elected: 2014
Committee Assignments: Armed Services (Military Personnel; Readiness); Oversight & Government Reform (Information Technology; National Security - Vice Chairman)
Social Media:

Roll Call Vitals

District Rating: Safe Republican
House Seniority: 234th ranked House Republican
Twitter: 5,633 followers
State Clout: Oklahoma is 38th on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state


Election History

2014 Election Results

Candidate

Steve Russell (R)
Al McAffrey (D)
Robert Murphy (I)
Tom Boggs (I)
Buddy Ray (I)

Votes

95,632
57,790
2,176
2,065
1,470

%

60.1%
36.3%
1.4%
1.3%
0.9%