A report by a state task force recommending changes to Oklahoma’s health-insurance system included this description: “While Oklahoma has experienced a reduced number of uninsured following the implementation of the ACA, it remains high, and the state continues to struggle ...Read More »
By Catherine Sweeney The Journal Record OKLAHOMA CITY – Legislators signed off on two vague bills this session that would create special districts with abnormally lax regulations. As one of the measures moves through committee and onto the floor, the picture ...Read More »
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma could soon join Louisiana and Texas in allowing hunters to shoot feral hogs from helicopters. The Tulsa World (http://bit.ly/2neDl3i ) reports that aerial gunners are already used to help control feral swine in Oklahoma. But ...Read More »
By Catherine Sweeney The Journal Record OKLAHOMA CITY – Things are looking up for some of Oklahoma’s Medicaid-dependent seniors and disabled residents. The Joint Committee on Appropriations and Budget voted to grant the supplemental funding needed to keep their services from disappearing. Last ...
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OKLAHOMA CITY – Gov. Mary Fallin on Monday ordered special elections to fill the vacancies in Oklahoma Senate District 44, caused by the resignation of Ralph Shortey, and Oklahoma House District 46, caused by state Rep. Scott Martin’s decision to ...Read More »
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Oklahoma Supreme Court has rejected a proposed rewrite of a ballot question on medical marijuana that was submitted by the state Attorney General’s office. In a 7-1 ruling on Monday, the state’s highest court rejected ...Read More »
News recap for [March 23, 2017] (same-day news compilation of articles for ease of printing)Read More »