IN THE NEWS

“Foundation to carry on legacy, tradition of Ralph Ellison"

(KOCO - December 16, 2014)

 

“How Oklahoma’s high school football playoffs went from the locker room to the courthouse”

(The Washington Post - December 11, 2014)

 

“Oklahoma City accepts judges ruling on bad call; won’t appeal"

(Fox 25 - December 11, 2014)

 

“Sen. Holt asking OSSAA to allow re-play of controversial football game"

(The Okie - December 1, 2014)

 

“OKCPS calling on OSSAA after 3A quarterfinals game"

(KWTV - December 1, 2014)

 

“Barry Switzer, state Senator David Holt offer support for Douglass"

(The Oklahoman - Nov. 30, 2014)

 

“State Senator David Holt writes letter asking OSSAA to grant Douglass’ request to replay end of controversial game"

(The Oklahoman - Nov. 30, 2014)

 

“State legislators assail hints of new interpretation of State Question 640’s tax cut measures"

(Capitol Beat OK - Nov. 26, 2014)

 

“OKC taxpayers fork over millions to retiring city workers”

(Oklahoma Watchdog - Nov. 26, 2014)

 

“Transparency and domestic violence response laws take effect"

(Capitol Beat OK - Nov. 17, 2014)

 

“OHP releases video of wild Tulsa chase"

(KFOR - Nov. 13, 2014)

 

“Chicken-Fried News: It’s now legal in Oklahoma to…”

(Oklahoma Gazette - Nov. 11, 2014)

 

“Capital City Podcast: Republicans Underline Their Hold on Oklahoma"

(Oklahoma Gazette - November 7, 2014)

 

“Toward a More Open Oklahoma”

(Tulsa World - November 7, 2014)

 

“Volume of Uncontested Lawmaker Seats 'Not the Best Thing for Our Community’"

(KGOU - November 3, 2014)

 

“More than 250 New Laws Take Effect in Oklahoma”

(Tulsa World - November 3, 2014)

 

“OAB Filing Lawsuit to Obtain Surveillance Video”

(KWTV - November 3, 2014)

 

“Five Things I Learned”

(ESPN.com - October 31, 2014)

 

“Gun rights, domestic violence laws to take effect”

(KOCO - October 31, 2014)

 

“Holt’s New Laws Go Into Effect on Saturday”

(McCarville Report - October 31, 2014)

 

“Police Use New Tool to ID Domestic Violence Victims Most at Risk”

(CBS Evening News - October 30, 2014)

 

“Mixon tape now fight over open records”

(OKC Fox 25 - October 30, 2014)

 

“Oklahoma lottery won’t ever play major role in school financing”

(The Oklahoman - October 30, 2014)

 

“Holt Studies Oklahoma County Judicial Races”

(McCarville Report - October 26, 2014)

 

“Oklahoma’s Education Lottery: Underperforming or Undercut?"

(KWTV News 9 - October 22, 2014)

 

“Drug Testing Welfare Applicants Faces Criticism”

(Fox 25 OKC - October 17, 2014)

 

“Drug Test Law Denies Some Applicants TANF Benefits"

(The Journal Record - October 17, 2014)

 

“Holt Speaks Out Against Voter Apathy”

(The Okie - September 15, 2014)

 

“City State Power Shift”

(OETA - September 15, 2014)

 

“Sen. David Holt Wants to See Oklahomans Get Involved"

(KOCO - September 11, 2014)

 

“A Not-So-Open Record”

(The Oklahoman - September 6, 2014)

 

“Surveillance video shows OU player punching woman"

(KFOR - September 4, 2014)

 

“Norman Police are Criticized for Not Releasing Joe Mixon Video”

(The Oklahoman - September 3, 2014)

 

“Capital City Podcast”

(Oklahoma Gazette - August 29, 2014)

 

“Forty Years of Friday: Where are They Now?”

(OKC Friday - August 1, 2014)

 

“MSNBC’s Todd Picks Rising Stars”

(The McCarville Report - July 25, 2014)

 

“MSNBC: Griffin, Holt, Inman, Virgin Make The Daily Rundown List of Rising Stars"

(The Okie - July 25, 2014)

 

“Network breaks down who could take the political scene by storm in ‘Oklahoma’s rising stars’”

(KFOR - July 25, 2014)

 

“Oklahoman’s Rising Stars”

(MSNBC - July 25, 2014)

 

“They Said It”

(The Oklahoman - July 7, 2014)

 

“How James Lankford won big in Oklahoma”

(Roll Call - June 25, 2014)

 

“Domestic violence law could save lives in Oklahoma"

(The Oklahoman - June 22, 2014)

 

“Work of the heavy lifters often unsung"

(The Journal Record - June 19, 2014)

 

“Conventional Wisdom”

(Oklahoma Gazette - June 18, 2014)

 

“Oklahoma law removes ‘trooper loophole’”

(Land Line - June 16, 2014)

 

“Oklahoma state senator: Transparency was a winner during 2014 session"

(The Oklahoman - June 13, 2014)

 

“Ralph Ellison”

(OETA - June 10, 2014)

 

"The People's Business"

(OETA - May 21, 2014)

 

"Cleaning the Windows"

(The Journal Record - May 19, 2014)

 

"Fallin signs bill for legal fees for Open Meeting violations"

(The Tulsa World - May 15, 2014)

 

"Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin signs law strengthening Open Meeting Act"

(The Oklahoman - May 15, 2014)

 

"Oklahoma Governor approves new alcohol licenses for charities, public events"

(The Oklahoman - May 15, 2014)

 

"Governor signs dash cam video bill"

(The Daily Ardmoreite - May 15, 2014)

 

"Governor signs Open Meetings law"

(The McCarville Report - May 15, 2014)

 

"Governor inks bill"

(The Shawnee News-Star - May 14, 2014)

 

"Fallin signs dash cam video bill"

(The McCarville Report - May 14, 2014)

 

"Governor signs 'Trooper loophole' bill"

(KFOR - May 12, 2014)

 

"Two Good Bills"

(The Oklahoman - May 10, 2014)

 

"Senate OKs bill to allow people who successfully sue bodies for Open Meeting Act violations to collect attorney fees"

(The Tulsa World - May 7, 2014)

 

"Trooper dash cam video bill sent to Oklahoma governor"

(The Oklahoman - May 6, 2014)

 

"Oklahoma Highway Patrol dashcam access bill goes to Governor"

(The Tulsa World - May 6, 2014)

 

“G.O.P. Hopeful Finds Tribal Tie Cuts Both Ways”

(The New York Times – May 4, 2014)

 

“Measure to combat domestic violence heads to Gov. Fallin’s desk”

(City Sentinel – April 27, 2014)

 

“Measure to combat domestic violence heads to Gov. Fallin’s desk”

(Capitol Beat OK – April 24, 2014)

 

“11 questions Oklahoma officers may soon use to save a woman’s life”

(KFOR – April 23, 2014)

 

“Professors protested, lawmakers listened; millions going to Oklahoma’s education”

(KFOR – April 23, 2014)

 

“Senate Advances Domestic Violence Measure”

(The Daily Ardmoreite – April 23, 2014)

 

“Oklahoma Senate passes domestic violence measure”

(Associated Press – April 22, 2014)

 

“Oklahoma Highway Patrol dash cams eyed for public access”

(Land Line – April 21, 2014)

 

“Legislature works to pass bills as session draws to close”

(OKC Friday – April 18, 2014)

 

“Cities, business say bill would create chaos”

(The Oklahoman – April 17, 2014)

 

“Bill Requiring Updated Photos of Offenders Becomes Law”

(The Daily Ardmoreite – April 10, 2014)

 

“Oklahoma closing loopholes for sex offenders”

(KFOR – April 8, 2014)

 

“Oklahoma cities fear losing authority to keep neighborhoods livable”

(The Oklahoman – April 8, 2014)

 

“House approves Open Meeting bill allowing civil lawsuits”

(April 4, 2014)

 

“Child abuse bill has critics outraged”

(KOCO - March 25, 2014)

 

"Hundreds protest Common Core repeal at Capitol"

(KWTV News 9 - March 17, 2014)

 

“FOI Oklahoma: For Fallin, The Black Hole; For Holt, The Sunshine”

(The McCarville Report – March 16, 2014)

 

“FOI Oklahoma presents annual awards at Sunshine Conference”

(The Oklahoman – March 16, 2014)

 

“Bartlesville residents, state senator, freedom of information educator receive FOI Oklahoma honors at Sunshine Week conference”

(The Tulsa World – March 16, 2014)

 

“State Senate OK’s measures for state trooper pay, recruitment”

(The Tulsa World – March 11, 2014)

 

“Senate passes OHP dash cam, open meetings law bills”

(The McCarville Report – March 11, 2014)

 

“Bill would open Oklahoma trooper dash cam videos”

(Associated Press – March 11, 2014)

 

“Ralph Ellison portrait is now visible at Oklahoma Capitol”

(The Oklahoman – March 7, 2014)

 

“Holt joins GOPAC legislative leaders advisory board”

(Oklahoma Republican Party – March 7, 2014)

 

“SB 1497 may aid transparency”

(Tahlequah Daily Press – March 7, 2014)

 

“Ralph Ellison portrait unveiled Thursday

(KGOU – March 6, 2014)

 

“Holt joins GOPAC legislative leaders advisory board”

(The Okie – March 6, 2014)

 

“GOPAC names Holt to Advisory Board”

(The McCarville Report – March 6, 2014)

 

“Ralph Ellison portrait to be unveiled at Oklahoma Capitol”

(The Oklahoman – March 2, 2014)

 

“Oklahoma Capitol News Briefs”

(The Oklahoman – February 25, 2014)

 

“Editorial: Rays of Sunshine”

(The Journal Record – February 24, 2014)

 

“Oklahoma Senate panel advances tougher Open Meeting Act”

(The Tulsa World – February 19, 2014)

 

“Open Meeting Act violations could gain legal teeth”

(KGOU – February 19, 2014)

 

“Bill to make Oklahoma troopers’ dash cam videos public advances”

(The Tulsa World – February 13, 2014)

 

“OK lawmakers consider bill to make OHP video open record”

(KWTV News 9 – February 12, 2014)

 

“’Trooper loophole’ bill passes out of committee, headed to Senate”

(KFOR – February 12, 2014)

 

“Lawmaker working to change ‘dash cam loophole’ exemption for Highway Patrol”

(KFOR – February 12, 2014)

 

“Oklahoma Senate bill makes it harder for sex offenders to hide past”

(OKC Fox 25 – February 11, 2014)

 

“Oklahoma sex offender registry would be updated more often under proposal”

(The Oklahoman – February 10, 2014)

 

“Bill would allow state employees to cash out leave”

(The Journal Record – February 10, 2014)

 

“New bill requires updates photos for sex offenders”

(KWTV News 9 – February 9, 2014)

 

“Oklahoma politicians hope to outlaw gas chamber in animal euthanization”

(The Oklahoman – February 8, 2014)

 

“Stateline: Worth the Gamble”

(OETA – February 6, 2014)

 

“Tax cuts”

(OETA Oklahoma News Report – January 31, 2014)

 

“Senator David Holt talks about Ralph Ellison gala”

(OKC Fox 25 – January 28, 2014)

 

“Oklahoma Set to Take Up Tax Cuts in 2014 Session”

(Americans for Tax Reform – January 21, 2014)

 

“Oklahoma dash-cam videos merit equal open records treatment”

(The Oklahoman – January 20, 2014)

 

“Now is the time to address pension reform”

(OKC Friday – January 19, 2014)

 

“Oklahoma Legislature to Consider 2,000-Plus Measures in 2014”

(Associated Press – January 19, 2014)

 

“Legislator reads to children at Myriad Gardens in Oklahoma City”

(The Oklahoman – January 18, 2014)

 

“Republicans Seek Tax Cut”

(The Oklahoman – January 18, 2014)

 

“Lawmakers introduce bills to drop Oklahoma’s income tax rate”

(KFOR – January 17, 2014)

 

“GOP Legislators Propose Tax Cut Plan, OCPA Impact Endorses”

(The McCarville Report – January 17, 2014)

 

“Okla. Republicans unveil plan for deep tax cuts”

(Associated Press – January 17, 2014)

 

“Bill seeks to make public OHP troopers' dash cam videos”

(The Tulsa World – January 16, 2014)

 

“Under new Okla. bill, OHP dash cam videos would be made public”

(KFOR – January 15, 2014)