Boosting civic participation

Today, I introduced 10 pieces of legislation intended to boost Oklahoma’s rapidly declining voter turnout.

In November, less than 30 percent of eligible Oklahomans participated in choosing our state’s chief executive.  Our nation’s experiment in representative democracy cannot survive if these trends continue.

Policymakers can play a role in addressing this crisis.  Today, I hope to start a conversation.  Click here for more info on the bills.

 

 

Senator Holt named to GOPAC board

Today, Senator David Holt was named to the 2015 GOPAC advisory board.   Here is the coverage from Roll Call.