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A Trump lawyer has finally been held accountable. She shouldn’t be the last.

January 25th, 2021|

Opinion by Jennifer Rubin Columnist Jan. 6, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. CST We now have perhaps the first noteworthy instance in which a lawyer has faced consequences for egregious conduct in service to President Trump. The Post reports: “Republican lawyer Cleta Mitchell, who advised President Trump during his Saturday phone call with Georgia’s secretary of

Bar Complaint Against Cleta Deatherage Mitchell

January 23rd, 2021|

Cleta with Donald Trump Oklahoma Bar Association Office of the General Counsel 1901 North Lincoln Blvd. PO Box55036 Oklahoma City, OK 73152-2036 Re. Bar Complaint Against Cleta Deatherage Mitchell ("Mitchell") - OBA No. 2255 Ladies & Gentlemen: The above-noted counsel licensed in Oklahoma file this bar complaint consistent with their duties under Okla.

Sen. Young files bill modifying notary requirement

January 21st, 2021|

OKLAHOMA CITY – State Sen. George Young, D-Oklahoma City, has filed Senate Bill 480, which would modify the state’s requirement to become a public notary. Under the measure, a felony conviction would not be grounds for disqualifying a person or removing a person as a notary unless the conviction was for a felony crime that

Oklahoma Dem Chair Elected to National Post

January 21st, 2021|

Alicia Andrews OKLAHOMA CITY, OK, January 21, 2021 – Alicia Andrews, Chair of the Oklahoma Democratic Party was today elected as Chair of the Midwest Region of the Association of State Democratic Committees (ASDC.) This national position will heighten awareness of the Democratic Party’s work in Oklahoma, according to Party officials. “I am honored

Senate Democrats Announce Leadership Team

January 5th, 2021|

OKLAHOMA CITY – Today the Senate Democratic Caucus announced their leadership team for the 58th Legislature. Sen. Kay Floyd, D-Oklahoma City, was unanimously elected to serve another term as Senate Democratic Leader. She has served as Senate Democratic Leader since 2018. Sen. Floyd was elected to the Oklahoma Senate in 2014 and reelected in 2018.

Young files measure to reinstate the earned income tax credit

January 5th, 2021|

OKLAHOMA CITY – Sen. George Young, D-Oklahoma City, filed a measure Sunday aimed to reinstate the refundability of the state earned income tax credit (EITC), which serves as an essential tax benefit for working families across Oklahoma. Senate Bill 220 would restore the refundability of the state EITC to 5 percent, meaning if the amount

How to be an A**h0le!!!

January 5th, 2021|

I want to be an A**hole Sen. Nathan Dahm files trio of bills protecting citizens’ rights during the pandemic OKLAHOMA CITY – Senator Nathan Dahm, R -Broken Arrow, filed three bills on Monday aimed to restrain the power of government in its response to the Chinese Coronavirus. “As we start a new year

OKC Businessman Declares Dem Chair Candidacy

January 5th, 2021|

Sean Cummings running for State Chair of Oklahoma Democratic Party OKLAHOMA CITY, December 30, 2020 – Longtime Oklahoma City businessman Sean Cummings has announced his candidacy to run for Chair of the Oklahoma Democratic Party. Cummings said, “Living wages must be the cornerstone of our message.” He has already begun visiting towns throughout

Chip Keating resigns for possible Governor run

January 1st, 2021|

Gov. Kevin Stitt loses another Cabinet secretary Gov. Kevin Stitt's secretary of public safety resigned Thursday to focus on his business and family. Chip Keating became the latest secretary to resign from the governor's Cabinet. He oversaw the Corrections Department, the Department of Public Safety, the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation, the Oklahoma Bureau of

Stitt Leading Oklahomans to Hospital, Cemetery

December 29th, 2020|

OKLAHOMA CITY, December 29, 2020 – Monday, Oklahoma state health officials released figures showing that there are 3,400 new cases of COVID-19 and 13 new deaths. Worse, there are now over 1,900 Oklahomans hospitalized with the virus and 500 of them in ICU units. “It is absurd that the governor of Oklahoma refuses to play

State Convention Committee Nominations

December 28th, 2020|

All: The link to sign up or make nominations to committees is on the website and here is a link: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScN8poYQagxOFuslSfy_1UefGmz7ATWjWS9BmBYcMIw30XkhQ/viewform?gxids=7628 Alicia Andrews Chair Oklahoma Democratic Party 3815 N. Santa Fe, Suite 122 Oklahoma City, OK 73118 (she/her/hers) (405) 427-3366 Office alicia@okdemocrats.org

Senate Democrats announce committee assignments

December 28th, 2020|

OKLAHOMA CITY – Senate Democratic Leader Kay Floyd, D-Oklahoma City, announced committee assignments today for members of the Senate Democratic Caucus for the 58th Legislature. “Members of the Senate Democratic Caucus come to the Legislature with extensive experience in several different professions. They are eager to draw on this expertise for their committee work in

More Sedition from Republicans

December 28th, 2020|

Sen. Standridge praises AG Hunter for joining Texas lawsuit OKLAHOMA CITY – State Sen. Rob Standridge, R-Norman, issued the following statement Thursday after Oklahoma Attorney General Mike Hunter announced his support of a Texas lawsuit challenging the 2020 presidential election results for Pennsylvania, Georgia, Michigan and Wisconsin in the U.S. Supreme Court. “I would like

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