TULSA, Oklahoma – Thousands are lined up outside the Cox Company Center in preparation for yet another presidential speech. Wednesday, Democratic presidential candidate and Vermont senator, Bernie Sanders, will address a crowd on numerous topics. The lines formed early Wednesday morning as 10,000 people RSVP-ed for the occasion. 2/24/2016 Associated Story: Line Types For Bernie Sanders’ Tulsa Campaign Rally News On 6 anchor Meagan Farley stated there are folks of all ages, so as young as four or 5, other people in their 70s. She said the crowd is complete of enthusiasm – a single person even went so far as to make a homemade Bernie Sanders mask. “This is my first time at a political rally ever,” said Norman resident Annie Terrill. “I’m excited. I’m excited. I am keeping my fingers crossed and hoping that he wins.” Before the rally, News On six reporter Annie Change spotted the presidential candidate walking about the Brady Arts District and asked him what he believed of the city.
“”Well, the Woody Guthrie Museum is one thing. Woody Guthrie is an old hero of mine. An extraordinary man,” he stated.
This is Sanders’ only scheduled stop in Oklahoma. Doors opened at 4 p.m. and he’s scheduled to start off speaking at 7:00 Wednesday evening.
Oklahoma is a single of only 5 states exactly where Sanders is running television ads, so our state is shaping up to be a key battleground state in between Sanders and rival Hillary Clinton.
Sanders is not the only candidate producing his way to Oklahoma this week. Republican candidates Donald Trump and Marco Rubio are generating appearances in Oklahoma City on Friday.
Oklahoma’s principal is March 1st, you can locate far more information about the election and where to vote.