Rep. Jason Nelson, R-Oklahoma City, who advocated for modifying the new Oklahoma Academic Standards before their approval, will not run for re-election.
Oklahoma House GOP floor leader to step aside after 8 years
Rep. Jason Nelson said Wednesday he will not seek re-election to his District 87 House seat in November. The 44-year-old Nelson announced his decision on the floor of the House where he was congratulated by Lt. Gov. Todd Lamb and Republican and Democratic House members.