The Norman Transcript



The Oklahoma House District 45 recount is underway in the courtroom of Judge Tracy Schumacher on Thursday at the Cleveland County Courthouse. Schumacher ruled that a recount of 13,550 ballots would proceed after both parties agreed all ballots had been secured and were not subject to tampering. Currently, incumbent Aaron Stiles, R- Norman, is the unofficial winner by 18 votes. Democratic challenger Paula Roberts asked for the recount. Joy Hampton/The Transcript