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Updated Aug 31, 2015 at 5:05 PM

Sen. Kyle D. Loveless withdrew his request Friday for an interim study of civil asset forfeiture in Oklahoma. The study was scheduled for September 1 at the Tulsa Police Academy. The location of the meeting quickly garnered criticism from the public, committee members and the media. 

Updated Aug 31, 2015 at 5:03 PM

Attorney General Scott Pruitt commented on the ruling by a federal judge in North Dakota that blocked the implementation of the EPA’s waters of the United States rule, which was scheduled to take effect Friday.

Updated Aug 31, 2015 at 4:57 PM

After the tragic death of Labor Commissioner Mark Costello, Oklahomans may have questions about mental health insurance coverage. The Oklahoma Insurance Department stands ready to educate consumers who may not understand their policy.

Updated Aug 27, 2015 at 5:29 PM

Getting outside for the start of the hunting season is never far from the minds of Oklahoma sportsmen and sportswomen. 

Updated Aug 27, 2015 at 5:16 PM

Sen. Bryce Marlatt today responded to House Democrats who criticized his plan to pursue an across the board pay increase for teachers. Rep. Steve Kouplen recently said Republicans should postpone or halt a scheduled tax break for...

Updated Aug 26, 2015 at 4:35 PM

Sen. Brian Crain announced Tuesday that a memorial vigil for Labor Commissioner Mark Costello would be held on the south steps of the State Capitol from 7 to 8:45 p.m. Thursday. The public is invited to attend.

Updated Aug 26, 2015 at 4:25 PM

House Speaker Jeff Hickman and House Republican education leaders called for a more cooperative approach to address the impact of the national teacher shortage on Oklahoma school districts. The Oklahoma State School Boards Association...

Updated Aug 21, 2015 at 4:39 PM

U.S. Sen. Jim Inhofe (R-Okla.), chairman of the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works Thursday sent a letter to Jo-Ellen Darcy, assistant secretary of the Army for Civil Works, and Ken Kopocis, deputy assistant administrator...

Updated Aug 20, 2015 at 1:46 PM

In an effort to continue to gain input on the proposed pollinator plan, the Oklahoma Department of Agriculture, Food and Forestry (ODAFF) is hosting four regional public hearings.

Posted Aug 20, 2015 at 12:00 PM

As of Thursday all Oklahoma public and private schools are to be tobacco-free. The new law will also prohibit anyone from using tobacco in school vehicles and at any school-sponsored or school-sanctioned event or activity, including...

Updated Aug 20, 2015 at 10:59 AM

For 50 years, visitors to the Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation headquarters have traveled to the building at 1801 N. Lincoln Blvd., a block south of the State Capitol. But that changes today, when the Wildlife...

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