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OKG Newsletter


Topic: senate

No tea for Tom


CFN

Gazette staff
U.S. Rep. Tom Cole doesn’t think the Tea Party needs to put its kettle on the boil when it comes to the upcoming special election for the U.S. Senate seat that Sen. Tom Coburn (R-Muskogee) plans to vacate.
 
Wednesday, February 12, 2014

Capital kumbaya


CFN

Gazette staff
Who says it’s all vitriol and partisan backstabbing in Washington, D.C.? Well it is, but sometimes our elected leaders set their anathema for those in the opposite party aside and actually say nice things to each other, especially in a time of illness or loss.
 
Wednesday, February 19, 2014

American Indian Cultural Center funding to be debated Monday


News

Tim Farley
A $40 million funding measure for the long-awaited American Indian Cultural Center and Museum will be decided Monday by the state Senate.
 
Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Storm Shelter funding debate gets heated


News

Jennifer Chancellor
 In an exclusive News9/Oklahoma Gazette poll, 52 percent of Oklahoma City residents “strongly supported” public funding to help build storm shelters in public schools. Another 26 percent “somewhat supported” the idea.
 
Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Metro briefs

 
Tuesday, April 1, 2014

Johnson announces Democratic bid for U.S. Senate


News

Ben Felder
Sen. Constance Johnson’s (D-Oklahoma City) Tuesday afternoon press conference was delayed a few minutes as she waited for her mother to arrive.
 
Tuesday, April 8, 2014

Tea Partiers for T.W.


CFN

Gazette staff
Can Tea Partier and former vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin’s endorsement help Republicans win empty senate seats? Former House Speaker T.W. Shannon (R-Lawton), sure hopes so. Shannon is looking to fill state Sen. Tom Coburn’s position when he retires at the end of this congressional session.
 
Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Uphill battle

Democrats look for gains in urban districts and with progressive and Hispanic voters.


News

Ben Felder

Editor’s note: Oklahoma Gazette’s 2014 election coverage begins with a look at Oklahoma Democrats. Pick up next week’s issue for a preview of Republican races and strategy.

 
Wednesday, April 23, 2014

The Republican vote

Races for this year’s conservative elections are crowded.


News

Ben Felder

Editor’s note: Oklahoma Gazette’s 2014 election coverage looked at the Democratic Party last week. This week, we take a look at Republican races and the party’s plan for 2014. Look for more coverage in upcoming issues.

 
Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Shannon the copycat


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Gazette staff
The news that Sen. Tom Coburn, R-Muskogee, would step down at the end of the year put potential replacements in hyper mode to launch a campaign to replace him.
 
Wednesday, May 7, 2014
 
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