The governor said the not ideal budget bill was not ideal days before it passed, and other lawmakers agreed.
“I am really interested in seeing streets get a shot in the arm,” Stone told Oklahoma Gazette during a recent interview in his office at City Hall.
The new federal budget plan puts those funds — and the revitalization they bring to the metro — in jeopardy.
Experts say legalizing marijuana in Oklahoma won’t fix budget problems but it couldn’t hurt them.
CFN looks back on 2016 and makes predictions about what Okies will get up to in 2017.
Together Oklahoma and Let’s Fix This, Oklahoma! work to engage citizens in government.
State Question 779 would bolster education funding with a 1 percent rise in sales and use tax.
Organizations that provide professional development classes for Oklahoma teachers had to rethink their seminars in light of budget cuts.
Munson running Less than a year after losing a House race to an incumbent with name recognition and momentum, Cyndi Munson finds herself headed into a special election for House District 85. Munson, a Democrat, lost in November to Rep. David Dank, who had held the seat since 2007. Dank, 76, passed away last month,…
“The thing that has had the biggest impact [in declining sales tax] is income levels are down a bit in the Metro area,” said Doug Dowler, the city’s budget director. “When we come up short in the current year, that could mean in next year’s budget we will have less to work with,” Dowler said.