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University of Oklahoma President David Boren said, “Placing guns on campus, except in the hands of highly trained law enforcement officers and professionals, would be a serious mistake and would lead only to tragic results.” SARAH PHIPPS - SARAH PHIPPS

Lawmakers renew push for guns on campus

News | Published: Mon, Jul 28, 2014 | Comment on this article Leave a comment

An interim legislative study will look once again at allowing licensed faculty, staff and students to carry weapons on Oklahoma college campuses. But higher education officials, including OU president David Boren, say it would make campuses more dangerous.

'Clear as mud'

News | Published: Mon, Jul 28, 2014 | Comment on this article Leave a comment

The status of a state income tax reduction measure that is often pointed to as one of the state Legislature's top recent accomplishments is fraught with uncertainty, prompting state treasurer Ken Miller to express his own confusion over the measure.

Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin complains to White House about children being housed at Fort Sill

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Oklahoma’s governor questions details about the operation to care for children who crossed border illegally and to track them in the United States.

Tramel: Did OU fail Joe Mixon?

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Brent Clark is a Norman attorney, OU football historian and a former NCAA investigator. He’s also a friend of mine and he sent me an interesting take on the Joe Mixon situation.

Oklahoma County public records for July 29

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Oklahoma County public records for July 29, 2014

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Oklahoma City community news in brief

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Oklahoma City community news in brief

Trial begins in case over Oklahoma City bombing

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Salt Lake City lawyer Jesse Trentadue says the FBI is refusing to release videos that show a second person was with Timothy McVeigh when he parked a truck outside the...

Impact of term limits often overstated

Voices | Published: Tue, Jul 29, 2014 | Comments Comment on this article Leave a comment

TO critics, legislative terms limits have devastated Oklahoma’s political system by reducing institutional memory among lawmakers, generating high turnover and increasing the clout of lobbyists. New research by the...

Registration deadline is Friday for Oklahoma's Aug. 26 runoff

News | Published: Tue, Jul 29, 2014 | Comments Comment on this article Leave a comment

Voters must register by Friday for Oklahoma’s Aug. 26 primary runoff




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