News Jennifer Chancellor Oklahoma Gazette reached out to mayoral candidates Mick Cornett, Ed
Shadid, Phil Hughes and Joe “Sarge” Nelson to ask them what they thought
were the most important issues in this election.
News Ben Felder
The Oklahoma City Council voted recently to offer tax incentives to
General Electric Co. and Baker Hughes Inc. for new facilities expected
to create hundreds of high-paying jobs. Baker Hughes will receive
$850,000 and General Electric will receive $1 million, assuming each
company meets job creation expectations.
Commentary David Ocamb
This legislative session, more than any other session in Oklahoma’s
history, the environment was under constant attack by well-funded and
organized corporate lobbyists and radical right special interests.