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OKG Newsletter

Topic: spending

Misrepresenting government spending

Letters to the Editor

D.W. Tiffee
I see that Brandon Dutcher (Commentary, “Counterpoint: A matter of perspective,” Jan. 5, Gazette) is gloating over the prospects for further cuts in Oklahoma spending, which is already third to last in the nation.
Wednesday, February 16, 2011

Time for full disclosure


Bill Bleakley
Last Saturday was the second anniversary of the U.S. Supreme Court’s Citizens United decision permitting unlimited spending by individuals, corporations and labor unions to conduct independent political campaign activities.
Wednesday, January 25, 2012

Rock it

OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff
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Wednesday, May 22, 2013

Million-dollar members

OKC council chooses which projects are most important with $1 million discretionary spending programs.


Tim Farley
If Oklahoma City Council members had a million bucks to spend any way they’d like, it turns most of them would (and will) improve public transit, roads and develop a needed “quiet zone” in downtown Oklahoma City.
Wednesday, September 25, 2013

The problem is cost, not coverage


Jonathan Small
One of the major provisions of the Affordable Care Act, “Obamacare,” is expansion of Medicaid to most individuals up to 138 percent of the federal poverty level.
Wednesday, October 9, 2013

Hellooooo, money!


Gazette staff
Three Oklahoma companies have qualified to receive rebates from the state’s Quality Jobs Program, which has distributed more than $871 million in wage rebates since 1993.
Wednesday, February 12, 2014