Tag: Oklahoma Capitol

State Sen. Ralph Shortey Resigns

State Sen. Ralph Shortey Resigns

FeatureThe Associated Press- March 22, 2017

Oklahoma Sen. Ralph Shortey resigned Wednesday amid child prostitution charges. Read More

Getting It in Writing: Controversial Abortion Bills Pass in Committee

Getting It in Writing: Controversial Abortion Bills Pass in Committee

NewsUCentral- February 22, 2017

Oklahoma recently introduced some controversial abortion bills that have drawn public ire. Read More

Lawmakers Jump the Gun with New Laws

Lawmakers Jump the Gun with New Laws

NewsElizabeth Spence- February 17, 2017

New gun laws introduced at the Oklahoma Capitol allow the state's residents to open-carry firearms without a permit. Read More

Oklahoma Lawmaker Accused of Harassment Submits Resignation

Oklahoma Lawmaker Accused of Harassment Submits Resignation

FeatureThe Associated Press- February 2, 2017

State Rep. Dan Kirby, R-Tulsa, announced plans to resign on Saturday, two days after a special House committee recommended he be expelled from office. Read More