- Okla. museum funding plan still faces tough battle Updated: Mar-08-14 12:29 pm
- Daughter of Okla. governor defends headdress photo Updated: Mar-07-14 6:50 pm
- Oklahoma House approves triggered tax cuts plan Updated: Mar-06-14 7:26 pm
- APNewsBreak: Oklahoma lawmaker to run for US House Updated: Mar-05-14 5:18 pm
- Oklahoma Senate approves $40M for Indian museum Updated: Mar-04-14 7:28 pm
- Tea party favorite joins Oklahoma US Senate race Updated: Mar-03-14 4:56 pm
- Okla. House leaders link pension overhaul to pay Updated: Mar-02-14 2:55 pm
- Senate passes Okla. income tax cut with trigger Updated: Feb-27-14 6:22 pm
- Oklahoma House approves embryonic stem cell ban Updated: Feb-25-14 2:18 pm
- Obama to act on Keystone in next couple of months Updated: Feb-24-14 4:11 pm
- Governors erupt in partisan dispute at White House Updated: Feb-24-14 3:56 pm
- Fallin announces higher ed board appointments Updated: Feb-24-14 1:04 pm
- Governors: 'Obamacare' here to stay Updated: Feb-23-14 8:27 pm
- NJ's Christie keeps low profile as Dems attack Updated: Feb-22-14 4:33 pm
- Okla. Gov. Fallin addresses governor's meeting Updated: Feb-22-14 2:46 pm
- Okla. Senate sending big-ticket bills to House Updated: Feb-22-14 1:40 pm
- Obama pitches minimum wage hike with Dem governors Updated: Feb-21-14 6:08 pm
- Oklahoma Capitol could receive $160M face lift Updated: Feb-20-14 8:37 pm
- Will Brogdon jump into the Oklahoma Senate race? Updated: Feb-20-14 5:48 pm
- Okla. Legislature to have $188M less to spend Updated: Feb-18-14 4:14 pm
- OSBI names Ardmore man as new commission chair Updated: Feb-18-14 2:20 pm
- Okla. House speaker talks Capitol repair, tax cuts Updated: Feb-17-14 4:43 pm
- Legal pot in Okla. unlikely; could penalty ease? Updated: Feb-15-14 2:01 pm
- Brogdon dissolves governor's race corporation Updated: Feb-13-14 8:16 am
- Panel OKs $160M bond issue to fix state Capitol Updated: Feb-12-14 6:14 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - A giant earthen mound near the banks of the Oklahoma River curiously greets tens of thousands motorists each day at the busy crossroads of Interstates 35 and 40 near downtown Oklahoma City. Beneath it sits a sprawling, unfinished shell of a museum that was envisioned two decades ago as a world-class destination to house historic artifacts and interactive learning experiences from the state's 39 federally recognized Indian tribes.
OKLAHOMA CITY - The daughter of Oklahoma's governor, who is part of a punk band and has posed for revealing photos at the state mansion, defended herself Friday after posting a photo of herself in a Native American headdress that critics called insensitive.
OKLAHOMA CITY - A plan to cut both Oklahoma's corporate and individual income tax rates once certain revenue triggers are reached cleared the Oklahoma House on Thursday over the objections of Democrats who contend the resulting loss of funds will decimate critical state services such as education, public safety and health care.
OKLAHOMA CITY - A 26-year-old Republican lawmaker from Oklahoma City said Wednesday that he's running for the U.S. House seat being vacated by GOP Rep. James Lankford and that he's willing to spend $500,000 of his own money on the race.
OKLAHOMA CITY - A planned Native American museum along the banks of the Oklahoma River that has become a shuttered, unfinished curiosity in the state's capital city received a $40 million boost on Tuesday from the Oklahoma Senate.
OKLAHOMA CITY - 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.
OKLAHOMA CITY - Members of the Oklahoma House have urged the Senate and Gov. Mary Fallin to commit to funding targeted pay increases for state employees before signing off on a pension overhaul bill, according to one state lawmaker.
OKLAHOMA CITY - The earliest Oklahoma taxpayers could see a drop in the state's top income tax rate would be 2016, and then only if certain revenue collections increase, under a bill approved on Thursday in the state Senate.
OKLAHOMA CITY - Conducting certain types of embryonic stem cell research in Oklahoma would be a felony punishable by at least a year in prison under a bill that the Oklahoma House overwhelmingly approved on Tuesday.
WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama told governors at a White House meeting Monday that he expects to decide on the proposed Keystone XL oil pipeline from Canada in the next couple of months, two Republican governors said.
WASHINGTON - The nation's governors emerged from a meeting with President Barack Obama on Monday claiming harmony, only to immediately break into an on-camera partisan feud in front of the West Wing.
OKLAHOMA CITY - Gov. Mary Fallin has announced the appointments of five regents to the governing boards of several Oklahoma colleges and universities.
WASHINGTON - The explosive politics of health care have divided the nation, but America's governors, Republicans and Democrats alike, suggest that President Barack Obama's health care overhaul is here to stay.
WASHINGTON - Moving cautiously to repair his image, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is maintaining a low profile this weekend as the nation's governors gather in Washington.
OKLAHOMA CITY - Governors are meeting the needs of their states while the federal government is "mostly gridlocked," Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin said Saturday at the 2014 winter meeting of the National Governor's Association.
OKLAHOMA CITY - The Oklahoma Senate wasted no time this legislative session sending some big-ticket items to the 101-member House, including a $160 million bond proposal to improve the Capitol and a bill to completely overhaul the retirement system for new public workers.
WASHINGTON - As President Barack Obama pushes for a minimum wage increase, the real action is in the states.
OKLAHOMA CITY - Oklahoma's nearly 100-year-old Capitol could receive a $160 million face lift under a measure given final approved Thursday by the state Senate, but the financing method is expected to face resistance in the more conservative House.
TULSA, Oklahoma - Oklahoma politicos, campaign operatives and members of Randy Brogdon's own party remained stymied Thursday in their efforts to learn what the former Republican state lawmaker will do during the 2014 campaign: jump into a lively U.S. Senate race or sit it out.
OKLAHOMA CITY - The Oklahoma Legislature will have about $188 million less available this year to spend on state services than last year, an even deeper hole than was initially projected, a state panel determined Tuesday.
OKLAHOMA CITY - The Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation Commission has picked a new chairman.
OKLAHOMA CITY - The state Capitol architect briefed House Republicans on some of the major repairs needed for the nearly 100-year-old building, but newly elected House Speaker Jeff Hickman said Monday no consensus has been reached on how to finance the overhaul.
OKLAHOMA CITY - Despite last week's largest pro-marijuana rally at the Oklahoma Capitol in recent history, there is little appetite in the conservative Oklahoma Legislature to join other states in legalizing cannabis, even for medicinal purposes.
TULSA, Oklahoma - A candidate for Oklahoma governor who once said the state needed a militia to protect itself from the federal government has returned contributions from supporters and dissolved a corporation set up to support his campaign.
OKLAHOMA CITY - A $160 million bond package that would fund repairs to Oklahoma's crumbling Capitol building cleared a Senate committee Wednesday with the backing of Democrats and Republicans.