Mark Allen is running for Oklahoma State Senate.
Mark and Nikki Allen have been married for 15 years. They are members of Victory Worship Center in Spiro. Mark also served as a Seabee in the U.S. Navy from 1968 to 1970. In the state Senate, Mark will defend our religious freedoms and stand for the sanctity of life.
As the owner of Allen Rathole, an oil field service company started by his father in 1963, Mark Allen knows what must be done to help Oklahoma weather this economic downturn, how to pull our state through these times and prepare us for the future. He will work to bring jobs here and to protect existing jobs.
A job creator and small business owner, Mark Allen is exactly the type of person we need in the state Senate. He has made tough decisions, budgeted, saved and provided for employees. Mark knows state government must operate more like a business.
Mark is a graduate of Wilburton High School and has spent most of his life in southeastern Oklahoma. He shares our values and wants to ensure we preserve our close-knit communities and agricultural heritage. Mark will fight to ensure our natural resources benefit Oklahomans and help create jobs here.
Mark believes our public schools, colleges and technology centers are some of the district's best assets. Mark will support properly funding schools and higher educations so we continue to invest in the future of our children and our state.
Mark always will safeguard the traditional values that keep our families and communities strong. A lifetime NRA member and board member of the Pajaro Gun Club, Mark will support our Second Amendment and private property rights.