Seven new Democrats were elected to the Oklahoma House of Representatives on Nov. 8.
With some state legislative races in the tossup column, Oklahoma Lefties might well have more than just national level victories to celebrate on election night. Certainly reason enough to share the excitement with others and not biting your nails alone in front of your TV — or, heaven forbid, Republicans! There are a slew of […]
Filing dates are Dec. 5-7 for the Oklahoma City Council election in 2017 for Wards 1, 3, 4, and 7.
The Oklahoma Republican-majority policies and budget cuts to public education are sending teachers out of state and hurting out kids.
If you are seeking guidance on how to vote, and you care about the common good, public education, functional government and equal justice for all, you would be wise to avoid voting for anyone endorsed or supported below.
A candidate forum on medical marijuana was held on April 20, 2016. Organized by Oklahoma Coalition to End Prohibition and Oklahomans for Health, the event was held in Oklahoma City and moderated by Chelsea Marlett-Kennedy and William Patrick Jones. The position of participating candidates was unanimous in legalizing for medical purposes, but differences emerged in […]
Supporters of Bernie Sander’s presidential campaign filled the large expanse of the Oklahoma City Teamsters Union Hall the evening of February 10 as local, state and national organizers encouraged the group and signed up canvassers for an all-out effort to help Sanders win the Oklahoma primary on March 1. The event came a day after […]
The online news site of independent journalism known as The Red Dirt Report provided the best news coverage of the Iowa 2016 presidential caucuses in the state, bar none. With four, count ’em, four, reporters in tow, the RDR team fanned out to learn what the candidates were saying, as well as what the voters […]