Officials find that civically minded millennials have little faith in government as voter participation declines across the state and almost all age groups.
Republican Chip Carter will face off against Democrat Cyndi Munson in House District 85’s special election Sept. 9.
As the primary election for HD85 nears, Republican contenders expect challenges due to low voter turnout.
Candidate Ralph Crawford participated in an Oklahoma Gazette Q&A in anticipation of the upcoming special election for House District 85.
A special election is underway in House District 85, which includes portions of northwest Oklahoma City. One Democratic candidate has filed for the September general election, but four Republican candidates will square off in a July 14 primary.
Cities in the metro have banded together and formed a regional transit authority, a step toward a future integrated commuter transit system.
as the SRLC celebrates the Republican Party, each candidate will be looking to communicate a distinct message at this year’s conference, which runs Thursday- Saturday at Cox Convention Center and Renaissance Oklahoma City Convention Center Hotel.
During the April 6 OKC school board meeting, a proposal for a new health and wellness center was offered, a charter school application was approved and a lease with a semi-pro football team as rejected.
Some might have viewed Shadid as vulnerable following his unsuccessful run at mayor last year. Mayor Mick Cornett won reelection by a wide margin, even winning most precincts in Shadid’s ward.
A billion-dollar bond for infrastructure, possible tax incentives for a convention center hotel and early planning on a potential MAPS 4 vote await candidates who are elected to the Oklahoma City Council Tuesday. Seats in wards 2, 6 and 8 are up for grabs on March 3, and a third of the council could change…