• Senate, House Redistricting Committees approve rules, process

    Senate, House Redistricting Committees approve rules, process - February 25, 2021

    OKLAHOMA CITY – The Senate Select Committee on Redistricting and the House State and Federal Redistricting Committee met Thursday at the Oklahoma Capitol and adopted redistricting rules and guidel...

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  • Alcohol Law Modernization Bill Passes House Committee

    Alcohol Law Modernization Bill Passes House Committee - February 25, 2021

    OKLAHOMA CITY – Oklahomans may soon be able to purchase alcohol through liquor store drive-thrus thanks to bipartisan legislation that passed the House Appropriations & Budget Committee on Wed...

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  • LOFT Democrats Respond to CARES Act Report

    LOFT Democrats Respond to CARES Act Report - February 25, 2021

    OKLAHOMA CITY -- House Democrats on the Legislative Office of Fiscal Transparency Committee released the following statements after the presentation of LOFT’s evaluation of how Oklahoma spent fede...

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  • Heartbeat Bill Passes Committee

    Heartbeat Bill Passes Committee - February 25, 2021

    OKLAHOMA CITY – State Rep. Todd Russ, R-Cordell, on Wednesday won committee passage of a bill that would stop abortions from being performed once an unborn child is determined to have a detectable...

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  • Oklahoma COVID-19 Update for 25 February 2021

    Oklahoma COVID-19 Update for 25 February 2021 - February 25, 2021

    SITUATION UPDATE: COVID-19 As of this advisory, there are 422,156 cases of COVID-19 in Oklahoma. Kay County has a reported a total of 5,064 confirmed cases of the virus, resulting in 75 deaths...

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  • Bill Creating Federal Funding Holding Account Passes Committee

    Bill Creating Federal Funding Holding Account Passes Committee - February 25, 2021

    OKLAHOMA CITY – State Rep. Kevin West, R-Moore, on Wednesday secured committee passage of a bill that would create a Federal Funds Holding Account that could then be appropriated by the state Legi...

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  • Nichols Disappointed in Lack of Reform Legislation Heard

    Nichols Disappointed in Lack of Reform Legislation Heard - February 25, 2021

    OKLAHOMA CITY -- State Rep. Monroe Nichols, D-Tulsa, today released the following statement after two pieces of vital police reform legislation failed to receive a hearing in a House Committee. H...

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  • Bill to Clarify Juvenile Directors’ Salary Passes Committee

    Bill to Clarify Juvenile Directors’ Salary Passes Committee - February 25, 2021

    OKLAHOMA CITY – A bill clarifying how the compensation for a Juvenile Bureau director is to be set passed the House Appropriations and Budget Committee on Wednesday with a vote of 30-0. House Bil...

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  • Waldron Opposes Disruptive Education Bills

    Waldron Opposes Disruptive Education Bills - February 25, 2021

    OKLAHOMA CITY -- State Rep. John Waldron, D-Tulsa, today released the following statement in opposition of House Bills 2074 and 2078 - legislation that looks to allow open district transfers. “...

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  • National Land and Range Judging Contest Cancelled for 2021

    National Land and Range Judging Contest Cancelled for 2021 - February 25, 2021

        After consulting with its partner agencies, the Oklahoma Association of Conservation Districts (OACD) has made the difficult decision to cancel the 2021 National Land and Range Judging...

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