james inhofe

The Oklahoma Guide to Getting Along

Derick Brock, right, from Mercy Chefs helps a man fold a flag he found in the debris after the May 2013 tornado. (Jewel Samad/AFP/Getty Images File Photo)

RollCall-On-the-Road-Logo(150x150) OKLAHOMA CITY — This is a state that knows what it's like to recover from a disaster.  

From the 1995 bombing of the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building, to the destruction wreaked by two of the largest tornadoes ever recorded tearing through its suburbs, there has been a thread running through the tragedies: Oklahomans pull together .