Doerflinger fallout begins By: Catherine Sweeney The Journal Record February 14, 2018 0 Preston Doerflinger, then-interim commissioner for the Oklahoma State Department of Health, speaks during a meeting of the Joint Commission on Public Health in Oklahoma City in January. (File photo ...Read More »
With Step Up failure, budget cuts loom again By: Catherine Sweeney The Journal Record February 14, 2018 OKLAHOMA CITY – If Oklahoma state agencies have to make the cuts under consideration, they’ll seem three times as steep, so some officials are taking ...Read More »
Step Up falls down in House vote By: Catherine Sweeney The Journal Record February 12, 2018 OKLAHOMA CITY – The Oklahoma House of Representatives voted to kill the largest tax increase in state history Monday, even after the governor’s endorsement and a multifaceted ...Read More »
Oklahoma lawmakers reject $581 million tax package BC-OK-XGR–Oklahoma Legislature Feb 13, 2018 6:12AM (GMT 12:12) – 123 words Eds: APNewsNow. OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Oklahoma House has defeated legislation to fund a $5,000 teacher pay raise and provide additional ...
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Elections Tuesday for Oklahoma City mayor, state senate seat AP-OK–Oklahoma-Election Feb 13, 2018 5:55AM (GMT 11:55) – 136 words Eds: APNewsNow. OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma voters are heading to the polls Tuesday in the Oklahoma City mayor’s race and ...Read More »
News recap for [2/12/18] (news compilation of articles for ease of printing) Fracas ferments over liquor tax By Molly M. Fleming The Journal Record OKLAHOMA CITY – In less than eight months, the state’s alcohol laws will change, ...Read More »
Electric car fee would make up for lost fuel taxes By Catherine Sweeney The Journal Record OKLAHOMA CITY – A lawmaker is giving hybrid and electric car fees a second try after the Oklahoma Supreme Court struck down the first pass ...Read More »
Fracas ferments over liquor tax By Molly M. Fleming The Journal Record OKLAHOMA CITY – In less than eight months, the state’s alcohol laws will change, but the taxation of drinks is still being configured. State Sen. Stephanie Bice, R-Oklahoma ...Read More »
Republicans want to turn the entire country into Oklahoma By Paul Waldman The Washington Post We have in this country an essentially unchanging disagreement about what model of governance will produce the best economic and social results. Democrats advocate ...
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News recap for [2/9/18] (news compilation of articles for ease of printing) Committee gives first approvals to Step Up plan By Catherine Sweeney The Journal Record OKLAHOMA CITY – Lawmakers gave their initial approval to several of the ...Read More »