Category: Politics

Stitt retains governor seat in low turnout election
Politics, News

Stitt retains governor seat in low turnout election

Quinn Daugherty- November 22, 2022

Incumbent Governor Kevin Stitt defeated democratic challenger Joy Hofmeister in last Tuesday’s midterm election. Stitt tallied 639,484 votes compared to former Superintendent for Public Education ... Read More

Vicki Behenna becomes first female district attorney in District 7
Politics, News

Vicki Behenna becomes first female district attorney in District 7

Quinn Daugherty- November 22, 2022

Former federal prosecutor and executive director of the Oklahoma Innocence Project Vicki Behenna is poised to begin her tenure as District 7’s first female District ... Read More

Open to debate
Politics

Open to debate

Quinn Daugherty- October 24, 2022

Stitt admits ‘Top 10 state’ is ‘aspirational’ in meetup with challenger Joy Hofmeister Incumbent Republican Governor Kevin Stitt clashed with Democratic challenger and State Superintendent ... Read More

Tik Tok creates connection and conflict during wartime
Politics, Entertainment

Tik Tok creates connection and conflict during wartime

Lauren Couch- March 29, 2022

TikTok is redefining how younger generations understand and view war. During Russia’s lead up to its war against Ukraine, TikTok users were ahead of mainstream ... Read More

Oklahoma passes Texas-based anti-abortion law
News, Politics

Oklahoma passes Texas-based anti-abortion law

Jamie Hammock- March 29, 2022

Oklahoma is close to implementing a restrictive anti-abortion law similar to the one passed in Texas.  Stricter than Texas’ bill, House Bill 4327 would effectively ... Read More

OPINION: Stitt supports parent’s choice, but few others
Opinion, Politics

OPINION: Stitt supports parent’s choice, but few others

Madalyn Nix- March 8, 2022

The Oklahoma Empowerment Act, SB 1647, passed through the Oklahoma Senate. The controversial bill would allow taxpayer dollars to cover private school costs and give ... Read More

School district sued over Christian assembly
Politics

School district sued over Christian assembly

Jamie Hammock- March 8, 2022

A group of students and parents are suing a West Virginia school district for allowing an evangelical preacher to hold a religious revival assembly during ... Read More