Ducking debates demonstrates lack of fitness to serve, says Powell

After learning that a forum scheduled to be held at the University of Oklahoma on Oct. 18th has been canceled, Libertarian gubernatorial nominee Chris Powell stated a belief that “Voters should reject any candidate for Governor who is reluctant to face their opponents.” Powell was sharply critical of the Daily Oklahoman for it’s failure to […]

Oklahoman forum exclusion shows media bias

Upon learning that The Oklahoman plans to host a gubernatorial candidate forum on Sept. 24th that features only the Republican and Democrat nominees, Libertarian candidate Chris Powell observed that it is a clear case of biased coverage. Powell, who won the Libertarian nomination in the runoff on August 28th, said “My name will be at […]

Powell responds to Edmondson press conference: ” Instead of fixing anything, Mr. Edmondson just wants more money to spend.”

Responding to a press conference at which Democrat gubernatorial nominee Drew Edmondson attacked his opponents after being endorsed by former OU President David Boren, Libertarian Chris Powell responded with examples of the specific reforms he proposes and noted that the only answer Edmondson has is to raise taxes. Powell termed Boren’s claim that a septuagenarian […]