James Lankford (born March 4, 1968) is the senior United States Senator from Oklahoma. He is a member of the U.S. Republican Party and has been in the Senate since January 3, 2015. He was in the United States House of Representatives from 2011 to 2015.
|Chair of the Senate Ethics Committee|
December 19, 2019 – February 3, 2021
|Preceded by||Johnny Isakson|
|Succeeded by||Chris Coons|
|United States Senator|
|Assumed office |
January 3, 2015
Serving with Markwayne Mullin
|Preceded by||Tom Coburn|
|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives|
from Oklahoma's 5th district
January 3, 2011 – January 3, 2015
|Preceded by||Mary Fallin|
|Succeeded by||Steve Russell|
James Paul Lankford
March 4, 1968
Dallas, Texas, U.S.
Cindy Hennessey (m. 1992)
|Education||University of Texas, Austin (BS)|
Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary (MDiv)
Lankford was born on March 4, 1968 in Dallas, Texas. He studied at University of Texas, Austin and at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. He is married to Cindy Lankford. They have two children.
- "Lankford, James". Office of Art and Archives and Office of the Historian, The United States Congress. Retrieved July 16, 2015.
Other websites change
- Media related to James Lankford at Wikimedia Commons
- James Lankford, U.S. Senator for Oklahoma, Home Page