School shelter initiative approved by House
A proposal supported by Gov. Mary Fallin to help local school districts pay for safety upgrades like storm shelters and safe rooms has been approved by the Oklahoma House.
House passes 2-year budgeting legislation
The Oklahoma House has passed legislation that asks voters to alter the way the Oklahoma Legislature considers budget bills and non-budget related matters.
Pelco Structural honored as Educational Partner
Pelco Structural, LLC was honored with the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education's Economic Development Grant for the Regents Business Partnership Excellence Award, which highlights successful partnerships between higher education institutions and businesses.
House bill sends senior tax freeze to public vote
Oklahoma voters would decide whether seniors, regardless of income, should have their property tax rates frozen under a bill that has passed the Oklahoma House.
Committee approve county government reforms
Three bills that would reform county government were approved in House committees before the deadline for committee hearings on House bills.
House approves plan for triggred tax cuts
A plan to cut both Oklahoma’s corporate and individual income tax rates has cleared the Oklahoma House over the objections of Democrats who contend the resulting loss of revenue will decimate critical state services like education, public safety and health care.
Oklahoma death toll due to flu rises to 53
The Oklahoma Department of Health says two more people have died from the flu during the past week, adding to the record number of influenza-related deaths in the state.
Lt. Gov. Lamb kicks off reelection campaign in Claremore
Lt. Governor Todd Lamb kicked-off his reelection campaign today at the Will Rogers Memorial Museum.
3.9 magnitude earthquake recorded in Edmond
The U.S. Geological Survey says a 3.9-magnitude earthquake has been recorded in the Lake Arcadia area in Edmond.
Tea party favorite Brogdon joins Senate race
A former Oklahoma state senator who unsuccessfully ran for governor four years ago officially abandoned his latest bid for the office Monday, saying he’s instead seeking election to Sen. Tom Coburn’s seat in Washington, which is opening up.
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