An informed citizenry provides for a healthy democracy. But young people also generally fail to show up to vote.
“The rhetoric of ISIS against the LGBT community isn’t much different from a lot of people on the Christian right,” Schonauer said.
Peaceful revolution As a longtime Ted Cruz supporter, I’ve watched with growing frustration and fascination as our presidential race has twisted down an increasingly uncharted, shrill and visceral path. That said, I genuinely believe we’re in the middle of American families’ final attempt at a peaceful revolution against today’s political elites (both Republicans and…
Is it worth it to raise the minimum wage to help meet the needs of those living in poverty, or should we back down and tell the people that they are on their own?
Eastern Oklahoma County appears to be home to some of the metro’s most partisan voters, while the John Kilpatrick Turnpike serves as a dividing line between Republicans and Democrats.
The GOP’s dominance covers all communities and neighborhoods, whether urban, rural or suburban.
Registered Democrats outnumber registered Republicans in Oklahoma — really, they do.
Oklahoma Republicans are at no risk of losing power of the Legislature this November, in part because of a lack of Democratic challengers and electoral math that remains stacked in the GOP’s favor.
Oklahoma made another list. Our state government is the 11th most corrupt in the country.
Oklahoma Democrats are still in rebuilding mode. An electoral thrashing in 2010 left the party in shambles, and 2014 is a year to try to hold ground and maybe pull off a miracle or two. Outnumbered by Republicans 108- 41 in the Legislature and holding no statewide seats, the best-case scenario for Democrats this year…