- Senate Republicans pick Altus farmer as pro tem-designee Updated: Apr-27-16 6:33 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - Oklahoma Senate Republicans on Wednesday selected a 10-year veteran senator and cotton farmer from Altus as their choice to lead the Senate next year.
- Signatures for Oklahoma education sales tax plan delivered Updated: Apr-21-16 6:55 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - Vowing to secure a pay raise for the state's teachers, University of Oklahoma President David Boren on Thursday helped deliver petitions with the signatures of more than 300,000 voters who support placing a penny sales tax on the November ballot.
- Oklahoma GOP leaders balk at governor's $500M bond plan Updated: Apr-16-16 11:15 am
OKLAHOMA CITY - Gov. Mary Fallin's plan to shield Oklahoma public schools and other state services from budget cuts in part by issuing up to $500 million in bonds for road construction received a frosty reception in the House and Senate.
- Governor touts "working draft" to close $1.3 bln budget hole Updated: Apr-13-16 7:44 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - Gov. Mary Fallin on Wednesday touted her proposals to close a $1.3 billion hole in next year's budget and said she would work with the Legislature over the next six weeks to prevent deep cuts in spending on schools, highways and public safety.