WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sen. Jim Inhofe (R-Okla.) today met with Emoly West, Miss Oklahoma and runner-up of the 2011 Miss America pageant. A native of Edmond, West is visiting Washington, D.C. this week with the other top 12 finalists to attend a fundraiser for the Miss District of Columbia Scholarship Organization.


“It was an honor to meet Miss Oklahoma,” said Inhofe. “I appreciate her commitment to our state and her emphasis on character development.”


“Senator Inhofe is one of the greatest representatives we have on Capitol Hill,” West said. “He truly represents Oklahoma values and I appreciate his consistency.”