Thursday 24 Jul
 photo BO-Button1_zps13524083.jpg


OKG Newsletter

Topic: democrats

Okie flavor


Kurt Hochenauer
State Republicans are poised for an intraparty battle this coming legislative session, and Democrats could benefit from the ensuing political fracture.
Wednesday, January 12, 2011

Chamber antics

Where's my cane?!


Gazette staff
House Democrats effectively shut down what some refer to as work for about two hours during the final hours of the April 20 House session, after a row between Minority Leader Scott Inman and Republican Don Armes, who was presiding over the session.
Wednesday, April 27, 2011

The gospel according to a ‘liberal’

Letters to the Editor

Brandon Wertz
Mickey McVay seems to think that liberals are the only ones throwing dirty words in the political ring.
Wednesday, June 15, 2011

Do as I say

...not as I...collect federal farm subsidies


Gazette staff
There’s nothing like rank hypocrisy by elected officials to inspire confidence in one’s government. When people in control of the government start talking about how bad the government is, one begins to fall into an uh-oh-I-tried-to-divide-by-zero vortex in which self-awareness is nonexistent.
Wednesday, July 20, 2011

The debt deal

Oklahoma’s freshman congressman says the ‘war on debt’ is just getting started.


Clifton Adcock
The debt-ceiling fight that consumed politics and media for weeks came to a conclusion on Aug. 3 with President Barack Obama signing a hard-fought deal that would raise the nation’s credit limit and avoid default.
Wednesday, August 10, 2011

Enough, already!

Letters to the Editor

Tom Furlong
The Dems see a single woman with a baby and give her a government stipend.
Wednesday, December 28, 2011

The country’s in trouble

Letters to the Editor

J.A. Gowman
In reference to Howard Hendrick’s editorial (“The tipping point for families,” March 7, Oklahoma Gazette), Howard is exactly right — he defines the problem elegantly, but does not cover the cause or the cure. Young people (anywhere in the world) will have sex, regardless of their economic status. When economic times are tough, what he describes is what will happen.
Wednesday, March 21, 2012

Ignorance and hate

Letters to the Editor

Dennis Weigand
In regard to “He deserves no respect” by Dick J. Brooks: In his letter, Mr. Brooks writes about President Obama and his recent visit to Oklahoma.
Wednesday, May 2, 2012

Respect is due

Letters to the Editor

Jon Womastek
Setting aside the personal smears, factual errors and oxygen-starved reasoning of Dick J. Brooks’ April 18 missive, “He deserves no respect,” his hypothetical scenario about the company’s new leader has left out a few minor details.
Wednesday, May 2, 2012

Republicans to blame

Letters to the Editor

Larry Stem
Rep. Jason Nelson: I read your self-aggrandizing commentary in Oklahoma Gazette (“A plan to fix DHS,” April 4), and I have to reply that most of the problems your party is trying to solve is one of their own making.
Wednesday, May 2, 2012