Editorial: Vote for Rep. Chuck Strohm, D-69

Rep. Chuck Strohm is a genuine citizen/legislator.

Strohm and his family have sacrificed wealth and time to invest in making Oklahoma and America a better place to live.

His business background and his understanding of key issues have made him an effective and productive legislator.

Strohm serves as vice chairman of the Business, Labor and Retirement Laws Committee in the House. He also serves on the A&B Revenue and Tax Subcommittee, the Common Education Committee, and the Long-term Care and Senior Services Committee.

Strohm has an engineering degree from ORU. His faith is an important part of his life and inseparable in his service as a state representative.

His background included serving on the Jenks Planning Commission, chairing the Jenks Bond Oversight Committee and key positions in the Tulsa County Republican Party.

Strohm is opposed to legalized abortion and homosexual marriage. He has fought against judicial activism and for the preservation of the right to bear arms.

His knowledge of education has been beneficial in a time when Oklahoma is reshuffling priorities and looking for ways to most effectively spend its resources. He pushes for high standards in public education.

Strohm opposes raising taxes. He wants funding for roads and bridges to be spent the way they were promised. He works to help the health care for the needy in Oklahoma and to resist the overreach of Obamacare.

District 69 voters have a chance to return Rep. Chuck Strohm for another term in the primary on June 28 and they should.

The Tulsa Beacon enthusiastically endorses Rep. Chuck Strohm for re-election.