Oklahoma lawmakers haven’t fixed the budget hole yet, but they have applauded state football and academic champions, authorized replicas or statues of historical documents on public property and created specials license plates.
Oklahoma lawmakers are considering raising the gasoline tax for the first time since 1987.
CFN looks back on 2016 and makes predictions about what Okies will get up to in 2017.
While fulfilling her many responsibilities, Gov. Mary Fallin found time to visit Oklahoma troops overseas.
Oklahoma benefits by more than $1 million in federal and regional funding and services. Consolidation would not save money.
“This budget crisis is proof that we need to bring everyone together to work on long-term solutions for public schools,” Hime said.