The Oklahoma Heart Hospital South Campus and the South OKC Chamber sponsored a breakfast meeting with Fifth District Congressman James Lankford today. Lankford held a question and answer session with the business audience focusing on the government’s recent debt ceiling debate, Washington’s efforts to create more jobs in America, healthcare reform issues and the question of whether federal taxes will be increased or decreased to combat the growing budget crisis.
Lankford was elected to the United States Congress on November 2nd, 2010. Before being elected, James directed the Falls Creek Youth Camp from 1996 to 2009.
He serves on the Budget, Transportation & Infrastructure, and Oversight & Government Reform Committees, where he is the Chairman of the Subcommittee on Technology, Information Policy, Intergovernmental Relations and Procurement Reform.
James has been married to his wife Cindy for 19 years. Together, they have two daughters: Hannah (14) and Jordan (11). James enjoys spending time with his family, sport shooting, and reading.
Mon, September 19, 2011
by OHH Public Relations