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Horn to vote in favor of Trump impeachment process vote

U.S. Rep Kendra Horn announced that she will vote for the bill that lays out the rest of the inquiry process for possible impeachment of Pres Trump.
initiative petition

In initiative petition, Okla politicians would no longer get to pick their voters

Gerrymandering, the process of elected officials drawing districts every ten years to assure their own re-election, would end by a new initiative petition.
bike summit

Annual Oklahoma Bike Summit equips cyclists for advocacy

Cycling enthusiasts, advocates, and experts from across the state converged on Oklahoma City Friday and Saturday for the annual Oklahoma Bike Summit. Organized by Bike...
Sheriff P.D. Taylor

Sheriff — “take the jail,” Jail Trust Chair — “we don’t want to do...

Oklahoma County Sheriff P.D. Taylor is giving the newly formed Jail Trust less than ten weeks to prepare to take over administration of the jail.
spencer hicks

Spencer Hicks declares candidacy for Oklahoma County Commissioner

Spencer Hicks is running for the very public post of District 2 Oklahoma County Commissioner after having spent since 2004 working mostly behind the...

MAPS 4 vote only for tax, not projects being promoted says Supreme Court

The MAPS 4 ordinance that voters will have before them December 10 is only about whether to establish a tax and not the projects being promoted.

Rep Kendra Horn explores mental health solutions at southside town hall

Monday night Oklahoma 5th District Representative Kendra Horn held a town hall on mental health but ended up answering questions about impeachment.
Mayor David Holt

Holt calls park opening “historic, once-in-a-generation” event

Oklahoma City Mayor David Holt could barely contain his excitement and wonder at the new Scissortail Park behind him as he met with the news media Thursday.
Youth climate rally

Youth Climate Rally in OKC part of global Youth Climate Strike

The Youth Climate Rally in OkC joined with the Youth Climate Strike nation-wide to bring attention to critical climate change and government policy.
Board of County Commissioners

County not receiving state reimbursements for juvenile detention center

The Board of County Commissioners discussed possible solutions to non-reimbursement from the state for the Okla County Juvenile Detention Center Wednesday.