“Mr. Terry has publicly conceded that he is not legitimately running as a true Democratic candidate, but only running to exploit the rules concerning candidate access to television airtime,” DNC executive director Patrick Gaspard wrote in the letter.
In the run-up to the Oklahoma primary, Terry ran graphic anti-abortion ads throughout the state.
The president has little chance of carrying Oklahoma in the fall. In 2008, he lost the state to GOP contender Sen. John McCainJohn McCainGraham: There are 'no good choices left' with North Korea Graham: North Korea shouldn't underestimate Trump Give Trump the silent treatment MORE (Ariz.) 66 percent to 34.