By Hope Yen Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress approved long-sought legislation Tuesday to make firing employees easier for the Department of Veterans Affairs, part of an effort urged by President Donald Trump to fix a struggling agency serving millions ...Read More »
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Gov. Mary Fallin has scheduled a special election to fill the state Senate District 37 seat that will be vacated early next year. Fallin on Tuesday scheduled a special primary election for Sept. 12 and the ...Read More »
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By Brian Brus The Journal Record OKLAHOMA CITY – It’s a rare event when credit unions and banks agree on federal legislation about the finance industry. But that’s exactly what recent efforts to dismantle Dodd-Frank under the Trump administration have ...Read More »
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By Catherine Sweeney and Sarah-Terry Cobo The Journal Record OKLAHOMA CITY – Dramatic rhetoric was easy to find when the Oklahoma Legislature fought over oil and gas taxes this year. Progressives and House Democrats pushed throughout the session for an ...Read More »
OKLAHOMA CITY – Gov. Mary Fallin appointed Shawnee attorney Charlie Laster, who served two years as Democratic leader of the Oklahoma Senate, to the Oklahoma Ethics Commission. Laster replaces Wanda Jo Pettigrew, whose term expires in July. She is completing ...
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