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Brad Henry, Oklahoma’s last Democratic governor, feels a kinship with Hofmeister

The last Democratic governor of Oklahoma says he sees something of himself in state Superintendent Joy Hofmeister, a lifelong Republican with hopes of becoming Oklahoma’s next Democratic governor.

“Joy is a lot like me, I think,” former Gov. Brad Henry said Wednesday. “She doesn’t fit nicely into any party. There ought to be a ‘moderate-who-listens-to-everyone’ party.”

Henry said he believes Hofmeister is a results-oriented leader who listens to all sides and tries to be collaborative.

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