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OKG Newsletter


Topic: Bill

Oklahoma under siege


Letters to the Editor

Wanda Jo Stapleton
Henry concluded that “House Bill 2780 represents an unconstitutional attempt by the Oklahoma Legislature to insert government into the private lives and decisions of its citizens. State policymakers should never mandate that a citizen be forced to undergo any medical procedure against his or her will.
 
Wednesday, February 2, 2011

Counterpoint: Separation anxiety

The Constitution is under fire by the right-wing assault


Commentary

Kurt Hochenauer
The bills would also appear to directly violate Article 2, Section 5 of the Oklahoma Constitution, which states: “No public money or property shall ever be appropriated, applied, donated, or used, directly or indirectly, for the use, benefit, or...
 
Wednesday, February 9, 2011

Time for ‘the talk’

Ready for the birds and the bees? Two legislators are buzzing with legislation that ensures sex-ed curriculum is fact-based.


News

Clifton Adcock
Chocolates, flowers, even tickets to the monster-truck rally may be considered acceptable Valentine’s Day gifts by some, but most can agree re-gifting herpes is definitely considered a no-no.
 
Wednesday, February 9, 2011

Culling the herd

No intelligent design for you.


CFN

Gazette staff
Well, it appears this year we won’t get to learn of all of those other well-established peer-reviewed scientific theories that challenge evolutionary theory.
 
Wednesday, March 2, 2011

Pass the pitcher

Play the CFN Oklahoma Legislature drinking game!


CFN

Gazette staff
Those looking to get their drink on by heading over to the corner Stop and Rob convenience store for their favorite poison may have to wait a little longer.
 
Wednesday, March 9, 2011

Start your engines

A measure that makes way for another professional sporting event is cruising through the Legislature.


News

Clifton Adcock
A bill currently at the Legislature would help clear the way for Oklahoma City to allow racing events on city streets.
 
Wednesday, March 9, 2011

'We don't eat puppies'


Letters to the Editor

Brian Crain
State Sen. Josh Brecheen, R-Coalgate, doesn’t like Senate Bill 1712, last year’s legislation crafted to lessen the inhumane conditions found at “puppy mills” in our state. In fact, he dislikes it so much that he has introduced SB 15, which would repeal SB 1712.
 
Wednesday, March 16, 2011

For medicinal purposes


Letters to the Editor

Jessica Watson
I am glad you are a paper that will acknowledge Senate Bill 573 (“Herbal remedy,” March 2, Gazette), and the need for the public to know the truth. I can’t wait to follow the rest of this issue and for you to expand on this matter.
 
Wednesday, March 16, 2011

‘Real Time,’ red state

Why controversial comic Bill Maher likes visiting red states most of all.


Features

Phil Bacharach

Bill Maher
8 P.m. Saturday Civic Center Music Hall
201 N. Walker, 297-2264
$45-$65

 
Wednesday, March 16, 2011

Liberals ‘blather without restraint’


Letters to the Editor

Steve Finefrock
Bill Maher and Rod Lott clearly enjoy whacking conservative, tradition-minded, Marine-supporting, patriotic flag lapel-pin-wearing Americans.
 
Wednesday, March 30, 2011
 
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