Members of the State Election Board voted unanimously Tuesday morning to strike Jacqualyn Moss from the ballot for the upcoming special election in Tulsa’s House District 71. Moss did not appear to defend her candidacy, which was challenged by GOP ...Read More »
The State Election Board will convene at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday in Room 419-C of the State Capitol to hear the only candidacy challenge to come out of the crowded Republican field vying to succeed Rep. Dan Sullivan in Tulsa’s House ...
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Audit unveils questionable expenditures, potential conflicts of interest at GRDA, refers several situations to attorney general
An attitude of corporate entitlement rather than public-agency responsibility, potential conflicts of interest in which some executive and board members may have exploited their official capacities for personal benefit, circumvention of state law to ensure a $225,000 paycheck for a ...Read More »
Misused government regulations, need for skilled workforce cited as key issues by business executives
Lack of workers trained in needed skills and business delays caused by misused government regulations and the actions of some advocacy organizations were two key issues cited by corporate executives at The State Chamber Public Affairs Forum and Governor’s Economic ...Read More »
Note: Click here for links to the full listings of all special election and presidential primary candidates, from all three days of filings. There will be no primary to choose a successor to Sen. Andrew Rice in Oklahoma City’s Senate District ...
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Reducing or even eliminating Oklahoma’s personal income tax is a worthy goal, but should be undertaken gradually, Republican state leaders said at Wednesday’s economic development forum sponsored by The State Chamber. Democrats took an even more cautious stance. “I think ...Read More »
The last person to file for one of three open legislative seats Tuesday evening was Lydia D’Ross, Tulsa, whose candidacy means there will be a Republican primary for House District 71. The seat became vacant when Rep. Dan Sullivan, R-Tulsa, ...Read More »
The number of presidential hopefuls seeking a place on Oklahoma’s March 6 Presidential Preferential Primary ballot grew by one Tuesday afternoon, as Oklahoma Republican Party political Director Jeff Peters filed the appropriate documents for former Pennsylvania U.S. Sen. Rick Santorum, ...Read More »
Another minister filed for the vacant Senate District 20 seat Tuesday afternoon. Chris Humphreys, 57, is pastor of Heartland Baptist Church in Warr Acres, but lives in Guthrie. He also does inventory auditing work for several retailers. A Republican, Humphreys ...Read More »