Capitol agencies open for business in nearby buildings By Catherine Sweeney The Journal Record OKLAHOMA CITY – While Capitol construction crews update the building’s electrical system, hundreds of state employees will be getting a change in scenery. Agencies usually housed in ...Read More »
By Catherine Sweeney The Journal Record OKLAHOMA CITY – As of last week, more than a dozen Oklahomans have thrown their hats into the ring for 2018’s gubernatorial race. Local political analysts said that number is only somewhat high for a ...Read More »
By KEN THOMAS and CATHERINE LUCEY Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — In a brash move likely to roil insurance markets, President Donald Trump will “immediately” halt payments to insurers under the Obama-era health care law he has been trying to ...Read More »
By Catherine Sweeney The Journal Record OKLAHOMA CITY – As Republicans look for efficiency in government spending to close the budget hole, one lawmaker pitched across-the-board administrative cuts before the budget process even started. State Sen. Paul Scott, R-Duncan, introduced a ...Read More »
By Erica Werner AP Congressional Correspondent WASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. Bob Corker is hardly the only Republican lambasting Donald Trump and raising dark concerns about harm the president might cause the U.S. and the world. He’s just the only one ...Read More »
By David Crary and Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — In a one-two punch elating religious conservatives, President Donald Trump’s administration is allowing more employers to opt out of no-cost birth control for workers and issuing sweeping religious-freedom directions ...Read More »
By Catherine Sweeney The Journal Record OKLAHOMA CITY – The Oklahoma Ethics Commission is mulling a rule change that would ban all state employees and officials from lobbying for two years after their tenure ends. The proposal was poorly received. The commission held ...
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