Tag Archives: Tom Ivester

(FINAL UPDATE) Senators approve two-year, $243 million income tax cut (access required)

By a vote of 32-14, the Senate approved Wednesday a floor substitute for HB 2032, which would reduce the state’s top personal income tax rate from 5.25 percent to 4.85 percent over two fiscal years, for a total of $253.4 ...

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Measure approved by Senate would allow school patrons to petition to change public school to charter institution (access required)

Parents of students at schools that receive a “D” or “F” grade in the state school grading system could petition their board of education to transition the school into charter status under SB 1001, Sen. David Holt’s measure that gained ...

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(FINAL) Senate Judiciary panel gives quick passage to mammoth workers’ comp bill; Fallin wants more (access required)

NOTE: Look for 23rd and Lincoln’s analysis of SB 1062 in a FOCUS article later this week. A measure totalling replacing  Title 85, the state’s Worker’s Compensation Code, passed out of the Senate Judiciary Committee on a vote of 8-2 ...

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