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OKG Newsletter


Topic: Politics

OKC lawyer recalls historic Roe vs. Wade victory


News

Rachel Pollock
Sarah Weddington, who successfully represented Jane Roe in Roe vs. Wade, the landmark Supreme Court abortion case, remembers the day in 1973 she received the Court's 7-2 decision via telegram.   "In s...
 
Thursday, January 25, 2007

Oklahomans travel to Texas to buy hard-core porn


News

Scott Cooper
  Oklahoma has some of the strongest obscenity laws in the country, which may be why a place like DW's Video in Gainesville, Texas, has more Oklahoman than Texan license plates in the parking lot. ...
 
Thursday, February 22, 2007

Oklahoma attorney general's office moves to new home


News

Scott Cooper
  At the state attorney general's office, moving from their cramped office at the state Capitol to a newly remodeled two-story building across the street has meant big changes.   "It's nice because...
 
Thursday, February 22, 2007

Oklahoma Speaker of the House pushes ethics bill


News

Scott Cooper
Amid alleged unethical conduct involving campaign fund-raising, Oklahoma Speaker of the House Lance Cargill is now pushing through an ethics reform bill, and all sides are taking a wait-and-see approa...
 
Thursday, March 15, 2007

Carson bows out of 2nd Congressional District Race via Facebook

It's open season for Rep. Dan Boren's House seat


News

Alex Ewald
Former Rep. Brad Carson posted on Facebook that he would not be looking to reclaim the 2nd Congressional District in 2012.
 
Thursday, June 30, 2011

'The new normal'

With an ongoing budget shortfall, the state Department of Education zeroed out funding for National Board Certified Teachers


News

Clifton Adcock
It took dozens of hours of videotaping class sessions, more than 60 pages worth of writing and more than two years for Meredith Wronowski, a science teacher at Oklahoma City’s Capitol Hill High School, to become a National Board Certified Teacher.
 
Wednesday, July 6, 2011

Oklahoma City implements mandatory watering program

Thirteen additional communities affected, effective immediately


News

Gazette staff
Due to poor water pressure, the City of Oklahoma City has declared a mandatory odd/even water rotation program, effective immediately.
 
Tuesday, July 12, 2011

Regressive progressives


Letters to the Editor

Mickey McVay
Rob Bennett (Letters, “Ignorance isn’t bliss,” June 29) finds fault with Oklahoma Gazette for publishing my views on various subjects. Like many liberals, he does not bother to check the facts,
 
Wednesday, July 13, 2011

Labor pains


Letters to the Editor

Glen Garcia
Anyone who knows the history of the labor and Progressive movements in this country, especially during the period of the late 19th and early 20th centuries, knows that the Jewish community was deeply involved in liberal, progressive causes in this country, right through to the civil rights movement of the 1950s and 1960s.
 
Wednesday, July 13, 2011
 
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