|United States Senator|
|Assumed office |
January 3, 2023
Serving with James Lankford
|Preceded by||Jim Inhofe|
|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives|
from Oklahoma's 2nd district
January 3, 2013 – January 3, 2023
|Preceded by||Dan Boren|
|Succeeded by||Josh Breechen|
Mark Wayne Mullin
July 26, 1977
Tulsa, Oklahoma, U.S.
Christie Rowan (m. 1997)
|Education||Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology (AAS)|
Mark Wayne "Markwayne" Mullin (born July 26, 1977) is an American politician, businessman, and former professional mixed martial arts fighter who is the U.S. Senator from Oklahoma since 2023. He is a member of the U.S. House of Representative for Oklahoma's 2nd congressional district from 2013 to 2023. He is a member of the Republican Party.
In February 2022, Mullin announced his candidacy for the United States Senate in the 2022 special election to replace retiring Senator Jim Inhofe. He won the Republican nomination in the August 2022 run-off primary. He won the general election in November 2022, beating Democrat Kendra Horn.
He is an enrolled citizen of the Cherokee Nation.
References[change | change source]
- ↑ Morris, Callie (February 26, 2022). "Rep. Markwayne Mullin announces run for Senate". KTUL News. Retrieved February 26, 2022.
- ↑ "This Cherokee congressman is for Trump – and Indian Country", High Country News