R3publicans/LA Times:  Trump says he is likely to support ending blanket federal ban on marijuana

President Trump said he likely will support a congressional effort to end the federal ban on marijuana, a major step that would reshape the pot industry and end the threat of a Justice Department crackdown.

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[Editor’s note: With Sessions gone, this article takes on renewed relevance!/sc]

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MuskogeePolitico:  Election Results Maps -- Oklahoma Legislature

I’ve had a busy week since election day, so I’m pretty far behind on posting about the results. Here are two maps illustrating the election results and new partisan makeup in the Oklahoma Legislature.First up, the Oklahoma State House:On a night when m…

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Sooner Politics:  The 'Wizards' Behind The OKGOP Curtain

  As the identity of the massive Republican presence dominates Oklahoma government for another election cycle, the core organization of the OKGOP is finding a sharp disconnect between the party structure and tenants; and the elected officials who are tapped by the voters to carry out those principles in office.  The biggest reason for that is because the party no longer manages the campaigns or the candidates, themselves. Rather; the candidates hire their o […]

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Democrat’s Suburban Shift

David Montgomery at CityLab has a killer map showing suburban congressional districts represented by Democrats. They’re a big chunk of the country. And he says almost all of the 33 seats Democrats picked up on Tuesday were in suburban districts: Democrats retook the House of Representatives on the back of a suburban surge Tuesday, remaking

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Gov-elect Stitt announces Oklahoma's Turnaround transition team

GOVERNOR-ELECT KEVIN STITT ANNOUNCES TRANSITION TEAM

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK (Nov. 13, 2018) – Governor-elect Kevin Stitt today announced formation of Oklahoma’s Turnaround, the transition team for the Stitt administration.The transition team will work with G…

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