Will legislation that legalizes marijuana usage with a doctor’s recommendation go up in smoke?
Features Clifton Adcock
A state Senate committee bogarted a bill designed to legalize medical
marijuana in Oklahoma by refusing to hold hearings on any of its
assigned legislation this session, effectively keeping the measure
hostage until next session.
A law requiring state construction projects to include visual art could be suspended if new legislation passes.
News Clifton Adcock
A bill that would temporarily suspend a law requiring state construction
projects to include visual art passed the House March 9 by a vote of
61-26 and will now be considered by the Senate.
Commentary Charlie Meadows
House Bill 2130, high-profile legislation by Oklahoma House Speaker Kris Steele and supported by Gov. Mary Fallin, passed in mid-March with only 51 votes and then headed for the Senate.
Commentary Kyle D. Loveless
To those who occupy the people’s house and upper chamber on 23rd and
Lincoln, congratulations are in order. They have finished their
obligations and will adjourn for the year a week early.