The Difference between State Government Debt and Your Home Mortgage

As we near the end of the legislative session, the Legislature will be presented with last minute, late session emergencies in order to compel legislators to issue more taxpayer-funded debt.Since taking office I have seen this scenario play out over and over again.Why is this so bad? An unfortunate 5-4 decision in 1998 by the Oklahoma Supreme Court opened up the floodgates by which Oklaho…

Jason Murphey About Jason Murphey
Jason Murphey is a State Representative for Oklahoma HD31. He represents South Logan County, North Edmond, Deer Creek and Guthrie. Murphey is a leader in the effort to reduce the size of state government. Because he refuses gifts and campaign contributions from lobbyists and groups that hire lobbyists he agressively leads this effort without being constrained by the demands of the special interests. You can see more of his work here >>>