House passes cash-and-cuts bill (access required)

By Catherine Sweeney The Journal Record OKLAHOMA CITY – As Oklahoma’s monthslong special legislative session ground to a possible end, the House of Representatives passed a bill that almost no one lauded. Members criticized the bill and one another for making ...

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Officials alarmed by revolving fund sweep (access required)

By Catherine Sweeney The Journal Record OKLAHOMA CITY – Less than 24 hours after lawmakers introduced a tentative budget plan that wipes $60 million from agency revolving funds, officials started ringing warning bells. After several failed attempts to fill a $215 million ...

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Special session could close by end of week (access required)

By Catherine Sweeney The Journal Record OKLAHOMA CITY – The Legislature could be finished with the special session by the end of the week. Officials filed the general appropriations bill, a piece of legislation that dictates how Oklahoma will spend about ...

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