ⓘ 2008 United States presidential election in Oklahoma
The 2008 United States presidential election in Oklahoma took place on November 4, 2008, and was part of the 2008 United States presidential election. Voters chose 7 representatives, or electors to the Electoral College, who voted for president and vice president.
Oklahoma defeated Republican nominee John McCain with a 31.3% win. Before the election, all 17 news organizations considered this a state McCain would win, or otherwise considered as a safe red state. A very conservative state located in the Bible belt, where Evangelical Christianity plays a big role in Oklahoma has swung and traded in recent years more Republicans than any other state. Voted for Republican presidential candidates in every election, since 1968, Oklahoma city, has once again demonstrated its status as a stronghold of the Republicans in 2008, Republican John McCain capture 65.65% of the vote.