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James Lankford
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Chair of the Senate Ethics Committee
Assumed office
December 19, 2019
Preceded by Johnny Isakson
United States Senator
from Oklahoma
Assumed office
January 3, 2015
Serving with Jim Inhofe
Preceded by Tom Coburn
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Oklahoma's 5th district
In office
January 3, 2011 – January 3, 2015
Preceded by Mary Fallin
Succeeded by Steve Russell
Personal details
Born
James Paul Lankford

March 4, 1968 (1968-03-04) (age 53)
Dallas, Texas, U.S.
Political party Republican
Spouse(s)
Cindy Hennessey (m. 1992)
Children 2
Education University of Texas, Austin (BS)
Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary (MDiv)

James Lankford (born March 4, 1968) is the junior United States Senator from Oklahoma. He is a member of the U.S. Republican Party and has been in Senate since January 3, 2015. He was in the United States House of Representatives from 2011 to 2015.

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.

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