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​William Patrick Jones and Chelsea Marlett-Kennedy, of Oklahomans for Health, pose for a photo at the Oklahoma State Capitol, Thursday, April 14, 2016.  (Garett Fisbeck)

420: Oklahomans for Health hopes to change Oklahoma statutes

420: Oklahomans for Health hopes to change Oklahoma statutes

Oklahomans for Health is gathering signatures on a second petition in an attempt to make medical marijuana legal in the state.


Analysis: Demographics, political planning aid Sanders win

Age, ethnicity, the media and independent votes came into play and resulted in Sanders’ Oklahoma win during Super Tuesday.

Tina Kelly, Vice Chair of Oklahoma Libertarian Party, deliveres petitions to allow Independent voters to vote in the primaries to Paul Ziriax, Secretary of the State Election Board, at the Oklahoma State Capitol in Oklahoma City, Monday, Feb. 22, 2016.  (Garett Fisbeck)

Groups strive to put third-party candidates on ballots

Members of Oklahoma’s Green and Libertarian parties hope petitions and proposed bills will open up voting options in Oklahoma.


Commentary: It’s about people

The U.S. Supreme Court made headlines over the past few weeks as it rendered decisions on the highly charged issues of healthcare, marriage equality and the death penalty. It also rendered another ruling that generated comparatively fewer headlines but might ultimately have the biggest impact on the landscape of politics for future generations. In the

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