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DANIEL MCCLURE – Legislative Report Manager
Daniel joined the Legislative Report in October 2012 after spending several years working in Higher Education as an adviser and instructor on American Government as well as managing his marketing/consulting company. Daniel graduated with honors earning degrees in Economics and Political Science from the University of Central Oklahoma in 2009. He was awarded his Masters in Public Administration with a concentration in Public Policy from the University of Oklahoma in 2011. He lives in Midwest City where he is active in the Midwest City Rotary, Midwest City Chamber of Commerce, and several other community/philanthropic organizations. He is always interested in talking about the legislative process or his hunting adventures with his dogs Big Chief and Miss Daisy.
ALEX SPRINGER– Capitol Legislative Specialist
Alex proudly joined the JRLR team in December 2012 and currently serves as the Capitol Legislative Specialist. Springer covers the legislative happenings in the Oklahoma Senate.
Springer is a 6th generation Oklahoman, whose ancestors came to Oklahoma through the Trail of Tears from Florida. Springer grew up surrounded by state and tribal politics. His great grandfather was appointed by President Franklin Roosevelt to be Chief of The Great Seminole Nation of Oklahoma, his grandfather, Jerry Haney, was Chief of the Seminole Nation for 14 years and his second cousin, Kelly Haney, served in the Oklahoma Legislature for 22 years and was also Chief of the Seminole Nation. Springer has followed in the footsteps of his family and was recently elected as a Representative for the Seminole Nation of Oklahoma and represents over 2,500 members of the Seminole Nation.
Springer earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from University of Central Oklahoma. He lives in Oklahoma City.
THESSALI TEAGUE – Legislative Report Coordinator
Thessali covers legislation in the House of Representatives and the Senate in addition to various other responsibilities as part of the JRLR staff. She joined the Legislative Report team in May 2013 after spending a semester in Washington D.C. studying International Affairs at American University. Thessali holds a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism with a minor in Political Science from Oklahoma Christian University. The daughter of an Army Colonel, she has lived in six states and one other country and now currently lives in Oklahoma City.
MARIE PRICE – Senior Capitol Correspondent
Marie writes for and operates JRLR’s 23rd and Lincoln editorial site. JRLR’s award-winning Senior Capitol Correspondent Marie Price started covering the State Capitol in 1980 and has written about state government and the law for more than 30 years. Her career has included service with the Oklahoma Legislative Reporter, predecessor to the Journal Record Legislative Report, the Journal Record newspaper and the Tulsa World. Marie received a juris doctorate from Oklahoma City University in 1991, also earning a bachelor of arts degree in mass communications from OCU in 1979, graduating magna cum laude. While at OCU she rose to the position of managing editor of The Campus, OCU’s student newspaper. She was honored by her journalism peers in 1998 when she was inducted into the Oklahoma Journalism Hall of Fame.