Tom Cole Elected for Sixth Congressional Term

Representative Tom Cole has been elected for his sixth congressional term after defeating Donna Marie Bebo.

Cole won with 14,848 votes or 64 percent as of 7:58 p.m.

Bebo took home 32 percent of the counted votes or 7,445 votes as of 7:58 p.m.

According to Cole's website, he "is an advocate for a strong national defense, a tireless advocate for taxpayers and small businesses, and a leader on issues dealing with Native Americans and tribal governments."

Cole has served on the House Appropriations Committee since 2009 and was appointed in 2011 to the House Budget Committee.