A teacher pay bill is making its way through the Oklahoma Legislature, but not everyone is happy about it.
“They are trying to create and turn citizens against the environment and environmentalism, which troubles me more than anything,” Bridgwater said.
Read more Oklahoma Gazette election coverage here and here. As Maintain OKC Schools coalition sees it, the $180 million proposed bond package calling for major facility improvements to the state’s largest school district is a straightforward decision. “It is about taking care of what we already have,” said Roy Williams, a member of the steering…
A misinterpreted law led the Oklahoma Tax Commission to fail to distribute funds to 419 school districts.
Dallas-based Omni Hotels & Resorts could be selected to build OKC’s convention center hotel.
Pulitzer Prize winners don’t lie. Fact-check them.
State Question 779 would utilize a 1 percent sales tax to fund the Education Improvement Fund.
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Oklahoma was selected as one of 15 markets to receive funding to promote healthy lifestyles.
School funding Conservatives demand accountability when public tax money is distributed. Yet, the Education Savings Account or “scholarship” bill (Senate Bill 609) gives away taxpayer money with no reporting on effectiveness. All Oklahoma taxpayers should be concerned since SB 609 means more than parents getting back their own tax payments. It appears to disburse to…