FORT GIBSON—Former LeFlore County district attorney Rob Wallace has announced he will run for the 2nd Congressional District seat, currently held by U.S. Rep. Dan Boren.
Wallace, who now lives in Fort Gibson, served as assistant district attorney for LeFlore County from 1991 to 1993 and was elected district attorney of LeFlore and Latimer counties from 1999 to 2004.
He has been an assistant U.S. attorney for the Eastern District of Oklahoma from 2004 until resigning from that position a month ago.
Five Republicans are running for the seat along with Wayne Herriman of Collinsville.
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