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Much at stake for City of OKC, OKCPS in April 6 election — Are...

On April 6 voters in the metro will elect two new City Council of Oklahoma City members and three OKCPS Board members. Are you ready?
Lewis, Henry

OKCPS Board Chair candidates answer questions in southside forum

Candidates in the race for OKCPS Board of Ed Chair defined their positions on issues concerning southside OKC schools in a forum March 11.
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All OKC City Council runoff candidates against defunding police

Oklahoma City Council candidates for Wards 1 and 3 stated positions on public safety during a virtual and in-person forum Monday evening.
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Council candidate Martinez-Brooks amends ethics report to correct error

Jessica Martinez-Brooks filed an amended campaign finance report Tuesday when her campaign found they had omitted one day's worth of giving.
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It’s Chambers vs unions vs small donors in OKC City Council runoff race

The latest campaign finance reports show striking differences for candidates still in the race for OKC Council Ward 1 and Ward 3 seats.

Abortion abolitionists tack to the right of pro-life, pressure GOP lawmakers

OKLAHOMA CITY -- Anti-abortion activists who call themselves “abolitionists” protested at the Oklahoma Capitol February 9 in support of SB495, a bill that would...
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Stone re-elected to 2nd term in OKC Ward 4 – Two wards need April...

One candidate was re-elected to another term Tuesday, as the other four advance to a runoff where voters will determine who wins those seats.

OKCPS Board Chair race goes to runoff between Henry and Lewis April 6

The current OKCPS Board of Education Chair Paula Lewis had two challengers for her seat Tuesday and now it's down to one.

Infrastructure, first responders main focus in Ward 1 candidate forum

January 16, candidates for Ward 1’s seat on the City Council met for a forum and were asked questions by veteran journalists.
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Every vote to have high impact in OKC City Council elections February 9

Turnout is expected to be very low for the February 9 election. In recent elections, some have won their seats by a mere few hundred votes.