Tag Archives: Glen Johnson

Shannon launches study of higher education governance structure with eye toward efficiencies, improving student success (access required)

House Speaker T.W. Shannon waded into a sensitive arena Tuesday—how state colleges and universities are governed and whether the structure needs to be changed in order to save money, without sacrificing value to students.

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Reynolds wants to close loophole he says wrongfully allows legislators to take high-paying state jobs (access required)

Former Oklahoma lawmakers could not accept state-government jobs—unless they agree to take home a salary capped at the basic $38,400 legislative pay for the first two years after their term of office ends—under a measure filed by Rep. Mike Reynolds, ...

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Capitol week in review (March 21-25) (access required)

After a previous week of racing toward their first-house floor deadline, state representatives and senators took it easy this week, by comparison, with little floor activity as each house begins its consideration of the other’s bills in committee. Although some ...

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