The Oklahoma Medical Marijuana Authority has released their first registry of physicians who have indicated their credentials and willingness to direct the treatment of qualified patients.   The long and growing list now spans to all corners of the state and all population sizes. From Guymon to Hollis, to Sallisaw, and Tishomingo; licensed and willing physicians are available to consult and examine patients who are hopeful of better results and quality of life. These…

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  Oklahoma’s Republican voters chose rookie outsiders from Tulsa to carry the party standard into the November general election.   Mortgage lender, Kevin Stitt will be the nominee for governor. He has never run for elective office. His south Tulsa County headquarters oversees a nationwide powerhouse in competitive home mortgage lending. Stitt is a Norman native and son of a Christian pastor.  Matt Pinnell will be the nominee for Lieutenant Governo […]

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   Some election nights just leave a politico completely exhausted. This runoff election was one of them.   Tonight we’re talking about the surprises, nail-biters, and the crushing defeats.  The Republican slate for statewide November voting is as follows:Governor: Kevin StittLt. Governor: Matt PinnellAtty Gen.: Mike HunterAuditor: Cindy ByrdCorp. Commish: Bob AnthonyLabor Commish: Leslie Osborn​  Joining them are primary winners:Treasurer: Randy McDaniel​Insura…

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OCPA column: Better teacher pay

Better teacher payby Jonathan Small, president of the Oklahoma Council of Public Affairs (OCPA)How many teachers can be hired with a school superintendent’s compensation?This isn’t a riddle. It’s data relevant to the school shutdowns of 2018 when educa…

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