Representative James Lankford's Biography


Full Name: James Lankford
Current Office: U.S. House - District 5, Republican
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. Senate
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 24, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Cindy; 2 Children: Hannah, Jordan
Birth Date: 03/04/1968
Birth Place: Dallas, TX
Home City: Edmond, OK
Religion: Baptist
  • Father's Occupation:

    Law enforcement officer

  • Favorite Book:

    Good To Great

  • The Bible

  • Who Made God

  • The Federalist Papers

  • Transforming Grace

  • The FairTax

  • Favorite Movie:

    The Incredibles

  • Crimson Tide

  • Remember The Titans

  • The Hunt For Red October

  • The Fugitive

  • Its a Wonderful Life

  • Lord Of The Rings

  • Favorite Musician:


  • Charlie Hall

  • David Crowder Band

  • Chris Tomlin

  • Jami Smith

  • Tree63

  • Johnny Cash

  • Favorite Quote:

    "For the wages of sin is death, but the gift of God is eternal life through Christ Jesus our Lord." - Romans 6:23

  • "All men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness. That to secure these rights, Governments are instituted among men, deriving their just powers from the consent of the governed" - The Declaration of Independence

  • "Economic success doesn't depend on natural resources and location as much as on the degree of stupidity of the policies and institutions of the country" Mancur Olson - the Logic of Collective Action

  • "Earth's crammed with heaven,
    And every common bush afire with God;
    But only he who sees takes off his shoes;
    The rest sit round it and pluck blackberries." - Elizabeth Barrett Browning

  • Favorite TV Shows:


  • All Local News

  • Fox Special Report

  • Kelly Report

  • Greta Van Susteren

  • Hobbies or Special Talents:

    Starbucks with my wife, My Family, Trap Shooting, Bike riding with my kids, Reading, Traveling, Watching the Weather

  • Mother's Occupation:

    Public school librarian/Owner, Dry Cleaning Business

  • Spouse's Occupation:

    Private Speech-Language Pathologist


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Post Office Box 1639
Bethany, OK 73008-1639
Phone: 405-509-1182

16121 Windrush Place
Edmond, OK 73013-9415

1015 North Broadway Avenue
Suite 310

Oklahoma City, OK 73102

Phone: 405-234-9900
Fax: 405-234-9909

Washington, D.C.
228 Cannon House Office Building
Washington, DC 20515

Phone: 202-225-2132
Fax: 202-226-1463