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OKG Newsletter


Topic: care

The problem is cost, not coverage


Commentary

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

Oh, they’re still here


CFN

Gazette staff
The Affordable Care Act isn’t causing a mass exodus of healthcare providers from individuals who already have independent coverage, Tulsa World recently reported.
 
Wednesday, November 27, 2013

LETTERS


Letters to the Editor

Doug Rixmann
My son came home with a project from school about whether we should have a “cradle-to-grave” system or not. He was the only one choosing to argue against it — the only one.
 
Wednesday, November 27, 2013

Angels unaware

Dale Rogers Training Center gives handicapped people mentorship and hope.


News

Greg Horton
In its six decades of service to and partnership with Oklahomans with disabilities, the Dale Rogers Training Center has helped its clients get and keep work.
 
Wednesday, December 18, 2013

Stuck in the middle

Women with jobs, education and children find it difficult to afford healthcare for themselves.


News

Angela Chambers
Pursuing higher education while raising children undoubtedly takes dedication and persistence. But not having adequate health care coverage can add an additional burden to young mothers.
 
Wednesday, October 9, 2013

Mandating the Pledge of Allegiance


Commentary

Adam Soltani
On Feb. 17, two bills that would require the daily recitation of the Pledge of Allegiance in public schools in our state cleared the Oklahoma Senate Education Committee. Senate Bills 1143 and 1500 change this from a provision of authorization to one of requirement; however, students may refrain if they desire.
 
Wednesday, March 5, 2014

Flying in unison

A nonprofit organization seeks to benefit special needs children and local artists with a high-flying fundraiser.


Visual Arts

Devon Green

Wings of Art 

7-10 p.m. Saturday

Istvan Gallery

1218 N. Western Ave.

wingsofartok.com

831-2874

$100

 
Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Handle with care

Next up in OKC’s ongoing investment in the arts: an art handler for its now-sizable collection.


Visual Arts

Ben Felder
Oklahoma City’s investment in public art continues as the city looks to contract with an art handler to work with its growing collection.
 
Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Religious beliefs only go so far for Hobby Lobby


CFN

Gazette staff
Hobby Lobby, the Oklahoma City-based craft store, believes it’s a violation of the company’s religious beliefs to pay for emergency contraception for its employees. But when it comes to making money off those same contraceptives, the retail chain doesn’t appear to be as convicted by its morals.
 
Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Religious fervor


CFN

Gazette staff
It seems that the Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) and Oklahoma aren’t going to cut their close ties anytime soon — they’re much too close for that. NewsOK.com reports that Quail Springs Baptist Church’s Rev. Hance Dilbeck was elected the convention’s second vice president during its annual meeting in Baltimore June 10-11.
 
Wednesday, June 25, 2014
 
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