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Moore mothers call for bond issue to build storm shelters at Oklahoma schools (access required)

Hearing one of his friends crying in another classroom, Plaza Towers Elementary School third-grader Christopher Legg left his own room and made his way down the hall to soothe the classmate’s fears as the May tornado headed toward their part ...

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Unanimous Senate approves $45 million from Rainy Day Fund for tornado disaster relief (access required)

Acting just two days after the massive, EF5 tornado devastated Moore, the Oklahoma Senate approved a measure Wednesday tapping the constitutional Rainy Day Fund for $45 million to match federal disaster funds and for other related assistance, on a vote ...

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Expanded ‘Good Samaritan’ shelter measure heads for Fallin’s desk—House Dems criticize earlier veto (access required)

Gov. Mary Fallin will soon find on her desk lawmakers’ resolution of an issue that has prompted heated debate from Democrats every time it has come before the House—in fact, “resolution” may be an optimistic term for the final version ...

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Politics or policy? Fallin survives first veto override attempt (access required)

After considerable House debate about policy v. politics, Republican Gov. Mary Fallin survived the first attempt to override one of her vetoes Tuesday. Democratic Rep. Eric Proctor’s motion failed on a vote of 47-50. Of the 47 yes votes, 15 were ...

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