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OKG Newsletter


Topic: taxes

Small it


OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff
As clockwork as owing taxes is the Oklahoma Pastel Society’s annual Small Works show — always a big deal! With pretty li’l pieces up to 144 square inches, the exhibition is viewable Thursdays through Saturdays until Aug. 31 at Adelante! Gallery, 3003 Paseo. Admission is free. Call 214-587-7686 or visit adelantegallery.com.

Thursday-Saturday, ongoing

 
Wednesday, August 7, 2013

Our taxes are better than yours


CFN

Gazette staff
A study by Washington, D.C.-based Tax Foundation ranked Oklahoma the 36th most business-friendly state in the country for 2014.
 
Tuesday, November 19, 2013

In reform, real focus on needs on students


Commentary

Gene Perry
Oklahoma’s education debate spends a lot of time on a few familiar subjects: education funding vs. tax cuts, vouchers and charters vs. traditional public schools and high-stakes testing vs. letting teachers teach. 
 
Wednesday, December 11, 2013

Capital kumbaya


CFN

Gazette staff
Who says it’s all vitriol and partisan backstabbing in Washington, D.C.? Well it is, but sometimes our elected leaders set their anathema for those in the opposite party aside and actually say nice things to each other, especially in a time of illness or loss.
 
Wednesday, February 19, 2014

Rumor has it


CFN

Gazette staff
 So, all your friends on Facebook and Twitter are liars (or maybe just misinformed), and Hobby Lobby isn’t closing all of its stores. Rumors of its demise have been greatly exaggerated. But you didn’t really believe it was closing, did you? Did you?
 
Wednesday, February 19, 2014

LETTERS

 
Wednesday, February 19, 2014

Shaky shelter


News

Jennifer Chancellor
In a News9/Oklahoma Gazette poll, most Oklahomans agree that storm shelters are needed in public schools. But not even our government can agree on the best way to fund the construction.
 
Wednesday, March 5, 2014

Metro briefs

 
Tuesday, April 1, 2014

Partisan laws?

Cities feel the squeeze from state lawmakers in a recent round of proposed and approved bills.


News

Ben Felder
In a state in which lawmakers commonly preach local control, the opposite can feel like the status quo to municipal leaders.
 
Wednesday, April 30, 2014

LETTERS

Testing doesn’t work


Letters to the Editor

Mack Paul
H.L. Menken once wrote that “for every complex problem there is an answer that is clear, simple and wrong.” This is most certainly the case with the Reading Sufficiency Act that mandates retention in the third grade for students scoring an unsatisfactory on the reading test.
 
Wednesday, April 30, 2014
 
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