This article is part of the series: Politics and government of Oklahoma
Charles Bradford "Brad" Henry (born July 10, 1963) is the 26th and current Governor of the U.S. state of Oklahoma. A member of the Democratic Party, he was elected governor in 2002. Henry faced Republican US Representative Ernest Istook for re-election on November 7, 2006, and won with 66% of the vote.
Henry is the third governor and second Democrat in Oklahoma history to hold two consecutive terms, along with Democrat George Nigh and Republican Frank Keating.