Author Archives: Bo Broadwater

Bo Broadwater joined The Journal Record Legislative Report as legislative report manager in October 2017. Bo is a member of the Warr Acres City Council and very active in his community. For the past several years, he has been the owner of a small business that provides window treatments such as shutters, blinds and shades as well as window and door replacement. He was a candidate for the Oklahoma House of Representatives in 2016. He attended Oklahoma State University-Oklahoma City and the University of Oklahoma and graduated with a degree political science.

Effort to overturn Oklahoma gun law falls short

By: Steve Metzer The Journal Record OKLAHOMA CITY – Oklahomans who circulated a petition to prevent the state’s new “constitutional carry” law from taking effect acknowledged Thursday that their efforts fell short. Members of the Oklahoma chapter of Moms Demand Action for ...

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Higher Medicaid rates take effect in October

By Steve Metzer The Journal Record OKLAHOMA CITY – An increase in Medicaid reimbursement rates paid to health care providers in Oklahoma will deliver a much-needed infusion of funds and help preserve medical services, especially in rural parts of the ...

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GOVERNOR STITT SIGNS STEP THERAPY REFORM INTO LAW

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Jennifer Swanson 512.731.9486 swanson@sarverstrategies.com GOVERNOR STITT SIGNS STEP THERAPY REFORM INTO LAW SB509 reforms “step therapy” protocols that insurers impose on patients requiring they try and fail on multiple treatments before receiving prescribed treatments OKLAHOMA ...

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