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Ralph Shortey

Pastor thinks there is a hidden factor in Shortey’s downfall

There seems to be a big difference between Senator Ralph Shortey's public persona and his secret behaviors recently revealed by a public arrest and...
Screen capture, OKDPS 2113 hours, 2018-4-4 "outside protest groups"

Okla DPS cites “outside protest groups” in vague statement

The Oklahoma Department of Public Safety issued a vague news release about “outside protest groups” around 4:30 p.m. CST Wednesday after their staff had...
Ervin Yen

Anti-vaxxers win in Oklahoma Senate

Pressures from anti-vaccination groups killed Oklahoma Senate Bill 83 Thursday. If passed into law, it would have required parents to view materials about the dangers of refusing...
Michael Brooks-Jimenez

Brooks-Jimenez wins Senate District 44 Race

Michael Brooks-Jimenez, native of the south side of Oklahoma City, won the Oklahoma Senate District 44 seat in a special election Tuesday. "I'm humbled by...
Ok Dem Party Unionize workers Langthorn & Almond

Okla Democratic Party staff first in nation to unionize

Non-managerial staff members of the Oklahoma Democratic Party are the first in the nation among state Democratic Party headquarters to officially unionize with a...
Candidate forum at beginning our revolution ok

Candidate forum shows growing strength of Our Revolution OK

Two candidates vying for the Democratic Party nomination in 2018 for Oklahoma governor revealed significant contrasts of ideas Tuesday night in front of about...
Nina Turner speaks to Our Revolution Rally

System “absolutely rigged” says Our Revolution rally speaker

"You know what? The system is rigged. It is absolutely rigged. But we can unrig it if we are willing to do something." It was...
Brooks-Jimenez talks with Diane Dougherty

Brooks-Jimenez already knocking doors in Senate District 44

To follow Michael Brooks-Jimenez from door to door in Oklahoma Senate District 44, it seems that he intuitively senses whether to use English or...
SFSHS students rally for Dreamers

Peaceful walkout, rally for Dreamers staged at Santa Fe South HS

Miguel Montelongo wasn't supposed to speak at the Clean Dream Act rally Thursday afternoon in front of Santa Fe South High School. But when the...
Brook-Jimenez first day of vote

South OKC senate district vote begins

Thursday was the first day of early voting for the Oklahoma Senate District 44 seat in south Oklahoma City. And Democratic candidate Michael Brook-Jimenez has...