R3publicans:  Is Donald Trump undermining America’s global clout? Let’s hope so.

However much Donald Trump’s loyal base in the United States continues to love him (while the other half of the American population loathes him), it’s safe to say that the overwhelming consensus among foreign leaders is one of contempt mixed with fear.

by Jim Jatras

May 18, 2018

While not identifying Trump by name, European Union (EU) foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini left no doubt about what she thinks of the current hand on the tiller of the American ship of state in the aftermath of US withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal:

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Guest Columnist, Linda Murphy: Supporting Public Schools with Local Control!

  Sooner Politics is officially endorsing the candidacy of Linda Murphy, an education hero. She  has been one of the most trusted voices in Oklahoma when it comes to sensible public education leadership. She has the sense to know that Oklahoma parents want to, and need to be, partners with a local education provider.  She has seen the silly fads and whims from Washington social engineers, East Coast Academic theories, and Silicon Valley new age no […]

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Sooner Politics:  'Undecided' Maintains Strong Lead In Governor Race

  SoonerPoll was commissioned by local TV media to gauge the voter support on Oklahomans, with just 5 weeks left until the party primary elections. Here’s their statement. ​ A News On 6/News 9 poll released Tuesday shows the Republican race for governor tightening and the Democrat race, well, not so much.With a margin of error at +3.93 percent, Lt. Gov. […]

MuskogeePolitico:  SoonerPoll on LtGov race: Murphy 7.2%, Pinnell 6.6%

Last night, numbers were released from a SoonerPoll survey conducted for KWTV (OKC’s News9) and KOTV (Tulsa’s News on 6) on the statewide primaries. Here are the GOP lieutenant governor’s race numbers:SoonerPoll/News9/News on 6 Oklahoma GOP LtGov …

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MuskogeePolitico:  SoonerPoll on AG race: Drummond 26%, Hunter 9%

Last night, numbers were released from a SoonerPoll survey conducted for KWTV (OKC’s News9) and KOTV (Tulsa’s News on 6) on the attorney general race. Here are the GOP primary numbers:SoonerPoll/News9/News on 6 Oklahoma GOP Attorney General Poll (…

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President Obama Legacy

Aside from ObamaCare, most of President Obama’s legacy was achieved through executive fiat. Except for the Nobel Peace Prize. And even the guy responsible for that has had second thoughts. The Iran Nuclear deal would have had staying power as a treaty with two thirds U.S. Senate approval. But Obama couldn’t get that. So he settled for

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OCPA column: Look closer at Texas on teacher pay

Look closely at Texas on teacher payby Jonathan Small, president of the Oklahoma Council of Public Affairs (OCPA)The Fort Worth Independent School District has rented ten billboards around Norman, Oklahoma City, Stillwater, and Tulsa advertising starti…

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