IN THE NEWS

“Below-cost Black Friday Sales Now Legal in Oklahoma”

(The New York Post – November 27, 2013)

 

“Deep Black Friday Deals Come to Oklahoma” 

(OKC Fox 25 – November 25, 2013)

 

“Oklahomans To Enjoy True Black Friday Sales Thanks To New Law”

(KWTV News9 – November 25, 2013)

 

“License to shop: New law allows deep discounts for Oklahomans”

(The Journal Record – November 21, 2013)

 

“Investigation: Oklahoma Highway Patrol’s Controversial Dash Cam Video Exemption”

(KFOR – November 4, 2013)

 

“Cost Cull: Antiquated Price Law is Finally Repealed”

(The Oklahoman – November 4, 2013)

 

“New Law Lets Okla. Retailers Compete in Black Friday Sales”

(KXII – November 1, 2013)

 

“Black Friday Law Now in Effect”

(The Norman Transcript – November 3, 2013)

 

“Getting Ready for Rock Bottom Prices in Oklahoma”

(The Oklahoman – October 31, 2013)

 

“New State Law Helps with Black Friday Deals”

(KFOR – October 31, 2013)

 

“Repeal of a Quirky Law”

(Norman Transcript – October 31, 2013)

 

“Oklahomans Can Get Real ‘Black Friday’ Sales Beginning Nov. 1 with New Law”

(Claremore Daily Progress – October 30, 2013)

 

“Senate Bill 550 Evens Playing Field”

(Shawnee News-Star – October 30, 2013)

 

“New Law to Bring Oklahomans First True ‘Black Friday’ Sales”

(KWTV – October 29, 2013)

 

“New Law to Allow Oklahomans First Real ‘Black Friday’”

(KRMG – October 29, 2013)

 

“Nov. 1 brings Oklahomans their first true ‘Black Friday’ sales”

(Miami News-Record – October 29, 2013)

 

“Drug Tests Falter as Way for States to Deny Public Aid”

(The New York Times – October 26, 2013)

 

“Leland Gourley: A Champion for Journalism, OKC, Oklahoma”

(OKC Friday – October 24, 2013)

 

“Invisible No More?”

(The Oklahoman – October 26, 2013)

 

“Portrait of Oklahoman Ralph Ellison on its way to be included at the state Capitol”

(The Oklahoman – October 19, 2013)

 

“Sen. Holt leads effort to put portrait of author, Okla. native Ralph Ellison in state Capitol”

(The Associated Press – October 17, 2013)

 

“Ralph Ellison Portrait Planned for Oklahoma Capitol”

(KGOU NPR – October 16, 2013)

 

“Oklahoma Legislators Will Not Receive a Pay Raise This Year”

(The Tulsa World – October 16, 2013)

 

“A New Independent Music Sounds for Kids in OKC”

(KOSU NPR – August 30, 2013)

 

“Former Oklahoman Provides a Wish with Flying Colors”

(The Oklahoman – August 6, 2013)

 

“Paper Cranes Travel from Japan to Honor Storm Victims”

(KFOR – August 6, 2013)

 

“Oklahomans to Enjoy ‘Black Friday’ Sales Thanks to New Law”

(Oklahoma Constitution – July 30, 2013)

 

“Getting Testy”

(Oklahoma Gazette – July 3, 2013)

 

“Getting it right”

(The Oklahoman – June 15, 2013)

 

“Holt: New Black Friday law will boost sales in state”

(The Journal Record – June 12, 2013)

 

“OK Sen. Holt details ‘Black Friday’ reform struggle”

(Oklahoma Watchdog – June 11, 2013)

 

“OK ‘Black Friday’ reform signed into law after years of debate”

(Oklahoma Watchdog – June 11, 2013)

 

“Oklahomans to enjoy lower prices”

(Norman Transcript – June 11, 2013)

 

“Parties Extra: Myriad Botanical Gardens Gala”

(NewsOK.com – May 30, 2013)

 

“Okla. Senate OKs Bill on ‘Black Friday’ sales”

(Associated Press, WFAA ABC Channel 8 – May 15, 2013)

 

“Okla. Senate OKs bill on ‘Black Friday’ sales”

(Associated Press, Houston Chronicle – May 15, 2013)

 

“Fallin Signs Pro-Marriage Public Service Ad Bill”

(The Tulsa World – May 11, 2013)

 

“Haneborg, Holt Team Up for Myriad Gala”

(OKC Friday – May 3, 2013)

 

“’Big League City’ Author Says OKC Growth Will Surpass Expectations”

(The Oklahoman – April 28, 2013)

 

“Oklahoma Senate OKs bill to mandate ads promoting marriage as tool against poverty”

(The Tulsa World – April 25, 2013)

 

“Workers Comp Top on Senator Holt’s List”

(OKC Friday – April 19, 2013)

 

“AFP Hails Passage of SB 550: A Victory for the Free Market”

(Americans for Prosperity – April 18, 2013)

 

“Senator Holt on Capitol Connection”

(OETA – April 14, 2013)

 

“Dog the Bounty Hunter Visits Capitol”

(Piedmont Daily – April 9, 2013)

 

“Black Friday Bill Stalled at Capitol”

(KFOR – April 9, 2013)

 

“Triggering Better Schools”

(Oklahoma Gazette – April 3, 2013)

 

“Legislators, Others Disappointed SB 1001 Lacks Support”

(The McCarville Report – April 1, 2013)

 

“House Committee Approves Food Stamp Bill”

(Associated Press – April 1, 2013)

 

“Oklahoma Senate Committee Passes Marriage Promotion Measure”

(The Tulsa World – March 26, 2013)

 

“Burn Ban”

(OKC Biz – March 25, 2013)

 

“Oklahoma Senate Panel OKs Food Stamp Work Mandates”

(Associated Press – March 25, 2013)

 

“One Step Closer to Lower Prices in Oklahoma”

(KOKH – March 24, 2013)

 

“Smokers Get Protection from Higher Health Insurance Rates Under 1991 State Law”

(KOSU – March 19, 2013)

 

“Oklahoma Senate Passes ‘Parent Trigger’ Bill on Low-Performing Schools”

(The Tulsa World – March 7, 2013)

 

“Parent Revolution Applauds Okla. Senate on Passing Parent Empowerment Act”

(Parent Revolution - March 6, 2013)

 

“Okla. Bill Would Allow Charter School Switch”

(Associated Press – March 6, 2013)

 

“Holt Bill Targets Wayward Electors (Yes, It’s a Big Deal!)”

(The Okie – March 1, 2013)

 

“Committee Passes Parent Empowerment Act”

(The Norman Transcript – February 28, 2013)

 

“Bill Would Regulate Lawn Growth, Debris”

(The Journal Record – February 28, 2013)

 

“Oklahoma Could Lose Billions Without Budget Compromise”

(KFOR – February 26, 2013)

 

“Legislative Spring Cleaning”

(The Oklahoman – February 22, 2013)

 

“Get to Know a Legislator: Senator David Holt”

(OK Capitol Source – February 18, 2013)

 

“Stateline: Thunder Boom”

(OETA – February 14, 2013)

 

“Holt’s ‘Black Friday’ Bill Advances Through Senate Committee”

(The McCarville Report – February 14, 2013)

 

“Oklahomans Should Welcome Crackdown on Uninsured Drivers”

(The Oklahoman – February 9, 2013)

 

“Welfare Drug Testing Law Limits How Officials Can Help Others, Some Say”

(The Oklahoman – February 9, 2013)

 

“Oklahoma City Gambled to Attract the NBA and Won”

(WVEC Virginia Beach – February 7, 2013)

 

“Virginia Beach Learns Lessons from Oklahoma City’s Rise to the NBA”

(WVEC Virginia Beach – February 6, 2013)

 

“OKC Mayor, State Senator Say NBA Enhances Quality of Life”

(WVEC Virginia Beach – February 6, 2013)

 

“Bills Aim to Crack Down on State’s Uninsured Drivers”

(The Oklahoman – February 6, 2013)

 

“Lawmakers' Proposal Would Strip Car Tags from Uninsured Drivers”

(The Tulsa World – February 6, 2013)

 

“OKC Built An Arena and the NBA Came”

(WVEC Virginia Beach – February 5, 2013)

 

“School Trigger Laws Enhance Local Control”

(The Oklahoman – February 4, 2013)

 

“Senator David Holt Reads Shakespeare”

(This Land Press – February 2, 2013)

 

“Okla. Bill Seeks Repeal of ‘Black Friday’ Sales Ban”

(Businessweek – January 25, 2013)

 

“Deep Discount Ban Would Be Ended by Bill”

(The Tulsa World – January 25, 2013)

 

“Senator David Holt on Cavuto”

(Fox Business – January 24, 2013)

 

“Black Friday Was Illegal in Okla.?”

(KFOR – January 24, 2013)

 

“OK Lawmaker Pushing for Changes to Black Friday Law”

(KWTV – January 24, 2013)

 

“Holt Seeks ‘Black Friday’ Legalization”

(The McCarville Report - January 24, 2013)

 

“’Parent Empowerment Act’ Would Give Parents More School Options”

(KWTV – January 24, 2013)

 

“Lawmakers Discuss Bill to Subject Oklahoma Legislature to Open Meeting, Records Laws”

(The Oklahoman – January 23, 2013)

 

“Lawmakers Want ‘Parent Trigger’ Law for Schools”

(KFOR – January 22, 2013)

 

“Obamacare Fallout”

(The Washington Times – January 22, 2013)

 

“New Bill Strikes Out Laws that Protect Smokers’ Rights”

(KOKH – January 20, 2013)

 

“Okla. Senator Wants to Repeal Smoker Discrimination Bill”

(KFOR – January 20, 2013)

 

“Sen. Holt: Quality of Life Issues Good for Business”

(OSHBA – January 18, 2013)

 

“Debt is America’s Greatest Threat”

(Emerge 46 – January 7, 2013)