Staff Report

House passes bill creating budget office OKLAHOMA CITY – The Oklahoma House of Representatives on Wednesday passed a measure creating a legislative office to evaluate agency budgets and programs for lawmakers. Senate Bill 1, by House Speaker Charles McCall and ...

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House votes against bail system changes

By Steve Metzer The Journal Record OKLAHOMA CITY – After about an hour of sometimes heated debate, lawmakers in the Oklahoma House of Representatives voted on Wednesday to defeat a bill that would have made it easier for crime suspects ...

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Staff Reports

Senate approves classroom time bill OKLAHOMA CITY – The Oklahoma Senate on Monday passed a bill that provides increased classroom time for students beginning with the 2021-2022 school year. Senate Bill 441 was one of four agenda items of Senate ...

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