Government

2016 Election: Myron Red Eagle files candidacy

Myron Red Eagle is the first Osage tribal member to file his candidacy for the Fifth Osage Nation Congressional race. Tribal members with an Osage tribal membership card can vote on June 6 for their top six candidates.

Important dates for the 2016 Election Year:

- March 31 Filing for Congressional race ends
- April 30   Osage News Congressional Debates, Osage Casinos-Skiatook, 1-5 p.m.
- May 2      Deadline to submit Absentee Ballot Request forms to the Election Office
- May 3      Absentee Ballot mailing begins
- June 3     Early Voting Day 1, from 12 p.m. to 8 p.m.
- June 4     Early Voting Day 2, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
- June 6     Election Day, from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

The Osage News Candidate Debates will be catered by the Osage Casinos and streamed live by the ON Communications Department on the Osage Nation's website: www.osagenation-nsn.gov.