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Stories with organization: Oklahoma State Legislature
  • Oklahoma lawmakers file constitutional measure for monument 
    Updated: Jul-06-15 7:07 pm

    OKLAHOMA CITY - A group of Oklahoma lawmakers has filed a constitutional amendment to remove language from the state constitution that the Supreme Court says prohibits a Ten Commandments monument on the grounds of the state Capitol.

  • Oklahoma state senator pleads no contest to misdemeanor 
    Updated: Jun-30-15 4:29 pm

    WOODWARD, Oklahoma - An Oklahoma state senator has pleaded no contest to a misdemeanor after he was found sleeping in his parked pickup and smelling of alcohol in December.

  • Former Oklahoma speaker to head national GOP group 
    Updated: Jun-17-15 11:42 am

    WASHINGTON, D.C. - Former Oklahoma Speaker of the House T.W. Shannon has been named chairman of a national Republican group seeking to recruit and train GOP candidates from more diverse communities and backgrounds.

  • AP survey: Abortions in Oklahoma down nearly 19 percent 
    Updated: Jun-07-15 2:26 pm

    TULSA, Oklahoma - Oklahoma's abortion rate has dropped since Republicans took control of state government, but abortion rights groups say the decline likely has more to do with more access to effective contraceptives and education programs, among other factors.