"Steve Largent" In Profiles in Character: The Values that Made America. Nashville: Thomas Nelson Publishers, 1996.
LARGENT, Steve, a Representative from Oklahoma; born in Tulsa, Tulsa County, Okla., September 28, 1954; graduated from Putnam City High School, Okla.; B.S., University of Tulsa, Tulsa, Okla., 1976; elected as a Republican to the One Hundred Fourth Congress; appointed to the One Hundred Third Congress by the Governor of Oklahoma under the provisions of Oklahoma Statute, Section 26-12-101 (B) and without objection by the House (H. Res. 585, 103rd Congress) to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of United States Representative James Inhofe; reelected to the three succeeding Congresses and served until his resignation on February 15, 2002 (November 29, 1994-February 15, 2002); unsuccessful candidate for Governor of Oklahoma in 2002.[ Top ]