ACCOMPLISHMENTS

Bringing Aerospace Jobs to Oklahoma 

Colonel Russell led the effort to bring Kratos Defense & Security Solutions to Oklahoma creating hundreds of new aerospace jobs in the Oklahoma City metro.

 

Effective Solutions 

The Center for Effective Lawmaking ranked Colonel Russell in the Top 15% of Lawmakers for passing four pieces of legislation in four years signed by two different Presidents.

 

Fighting Corruption 

Introduced legislation to give Inspector Generals more investigative power to pursue rouge government employees. As a member of the Oversight and Government Reform Committee, Colonel Russell has investigated and exposed corrupt government employees and gross mismanagement.

 

Putting More Money In The Real Economy 

Russell’s legislation has cut $4 Billion Dollars in wasteful government spending putting more back on main street where it creates job and improves paychecks.

 

Still On The Front Lines 

Colonel Russell has led Congressional Missions in Africa, Asia and Pacific, including traveling to Niger in Northern Africa to investigate and report on a deadly ambush of American Special Forces Operators.

Steve Russell was a member of the U.S. Army.  Use of this military rank, job titles, and photographs in uniform does not imply endorsement by the Department of the Army or the Department of Defense.