State readies for gas tax increase (access required)

By: Catherine Sweeney The Journal Record May 11, 2018 OKLAHOMA CITY – As the dust from the legislative session settles, Oklahoma officials are preparing to implement the state’s first gasoline tax increase since 1986. Until this year, the state government hadn’t raised the ...

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Fallin signs Medicaid work requirement

By: Catherine Sweeney The Journal Record May 8, 2018 OKLAHOMA CITY – Gov. Mary Fallin signed a bill that puts Oklahoma on track to implementing Medicaid work requirements. Oklahoma is one of several states that are seeking a waiver that would allow ...

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Legislature passes adoption bill

By: Catherine Sweeney The Journal Record May 3, 2018 OKLAHOMA CITY – Oklahoma’s religious adoption bill cleared its final hurdle the same way it has been received all legislative session: amid harsh criticism. Senate Bill 1140 has been disputed since the beginning. Supporters call ...

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