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OKG Newsletter


Topic: rep

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

Play nice, y’all!

It's getting red-hot in here.


CFN

Gazette staff
It seems the simmering ideological tension among state House Republicans experienced a bit of a boil-over last week.
 
Wednesday, March 23, 2011

‘Ghost’ hunter

Dan Aykroyd not included.


CFN

Gazette staff
CFN readers may remember state Rep. John Bennett, the Sallisaw Republican noted for authoring a failed bill that  would have allowed open carry of guns without a permit.
 
Wednesday, May 11, 2011

Defining conservative values

The campaign for the state’s 2nd Congressional District will start a conversation about what it means to be a conservative.


Commentary

Chris Smith
With the announcement of Rep. Dan Boren’s retirement from Congress, our state lost a loyal voice in Washington at a time when balanced, commonsense values and bipartisan influence are most needed in a body that doesn’t seem to have much of either at this time.
 
Wednesday, June 15, 2011

The federal Titanic is sinking


Commentary

State Rep. T.W. Shannon
Ninety percent of an iceberg is typically underwater. This fact makes icebergs extremely dangerous, because it takes a keen eye to determine if the ice floating on the surface is a small block that can be pushed aside or several million tons of ice that will sink your ship.
 
Wednesday, October 17, 2012

Abortion doctors not trimmed from tort reform


CFN

Gazette staff
Apparently, state Rep. Mike Reynolds doesn’t believe physicians who perform abortions should receive the same level of protection from lawsuits as other doctors.
 
Wednesday, September 18, 2013

BREAKING: Petition drive seeks storm shelter funding

Victims of the May tornadoes, with Take Shelter Oklahoma, called this an apolitical effort


News

Tim Farley
Supporters of school storm shelters are ready to work. That was the message conveyed by volunteers Wednesday at the State Capitol after it was announced an initiative petition seeking a statewide vote on building storm shelters in all public schools would be launched.


 
Wednesday, September 18, 2013

Dotted line

The drive to put storm shelters into schools is quickly turning into a political fight, say some organizers.


News

Tim Farley
Gov. Mary Fallin doesn’t intend to sign a petition that would allow voters to decide if they want to spend $500 million to build storm shelters in every public school.
 
Wednesday, November 13, 2013
 
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