Oklahoma is one of the lowest-ranked states in the nation when it comes to its male-to-female ratio of lawmakers with only 20 female legislators at the Capitol.
Sophia and Dunnington advance to a runoff in the Democratic primary, educators rally around a new Republican candidate and minority candidates attempt to break new ground.
Sen. Connie Johnson views the marijuana legalization effort as good public policy, not just a campaign tactic.
Oklahoma’s June 24 primary vote is especially important for the state superintendent of public instruction.
Lawmakers credit legislation passed last year for drastically reducing the number of methamphetamine labs in Oklahoma.
The botched execution of Clayton Lockett has reopened the debate over capital punishment. However, many of the state’s leaders say its a practice that is here to stay.
Closed primaries and low voter turnouts mean a sizable number of Oklahomans will have no say in upcoming primary elections across the state.
An activist, a cop, a professor and a businessman are all vying to represent one of the state’s most Democratic House districts. Four candidates will face off in next month’s House District 88 primary with the winner taking the seat that is being vacated by Rep. Kay Floyd, D-Oklahoma City, who is running for state…
When it comes to financing municipal elections, there are no rules. At least there are none that can be enforced. “It’s awful,” said Lee Slater, director of the Oklahoma Ethics Commission, when asked to describe the state’s laws governing campaign finance reporting related to elections for city offices. Slater’s office collects campaign finance reports…
“We haven’t discussed it as a team, but everybody is pretty knowledgeable of the situation,” Russell Westbrook said following a Monday practice. Sterling, owner of the Clippers since 1981, was caught making racist remarks in an audio recording posted by TMZ and Deadspin. Sterling appears to disparage a female friend for posting photos of herself…