"The power of position does not exist to provide the office holder with profit, it exists to guarantee the freedom of the people." RJ Harris
RJ Harris is currently making his second bid for the U.S. Congress of Oklahoma’s 4th District against sitting Republican Congressman, Tom Cole. In 2010, RJ Harris ran his first race against Congressman Cole in the Oklahoma Republican Party Primary and received 23% of the vote from more than 10,000 Republican Primary voters. In 2012, Harris is running against Tom Cole in the General Election as an Independent Constitutional Conservative.
Harris is a career Army National Guard Officer having served on three combat tours and one peacekeeping tour. Additionally, he has been a small business owner and an Air Traffic Controller in the Federal Aviation Administration.
RJ is a University of Oklahoma graduate in Philosophy and a graduate of the University of Oklahoma College of Law. He is a Constitutional Conservative and a prominent leader in the nation-wide grassroots Liberty Candidate movement having run a vigorous 2010 campaign for Oklahoma’s 4th U.S. Congressional District against incumbent, (R). Tom Cole. RJ has appeared on Fox News’ Freedom Watch with Judge Andrew Napolitano, before numerous Tea Party candidate panels and been the featured guest on conservative/libertarian talk-radio/blogger talk programs across the country.
Endorsements for RJ’s 2010 U.S. Congressional Campaign include: Senator Rand Paul, Mr. John Dennis, Ms. Debra Medina, the Republican Liberty Caucus, the Oklahoma Conservative PAC and grassroots Tea Party organizations from across Oklahoma. RJ is also a proud a son of the Kiowa Nation located in Carnegie, OK. His father, Dr. RichardMichael Settainte (White Bear) Harris, is the Physician for the Kiowa People. RJ’s mother is Deborah Jill (Rochelle) Barnes; a retired business executive residing in Casa Grande, AZ along with RJ’s Step-Father Mr. Sam W. Barnes; a Musician and retired Sales Rep. RJ has been married to his wife Jennifer for 20 years and they flourish together in Norman, OK along with their five children; Mercedes, Georgia, Wyatt, Peyton and Braxton.
Convoy Training for Afghanistan, filmed by RJ Harris
*No branch of the military endorses RJ Harris for President. This is merely for biographical purposes.