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Ericka McPherson Oklahoma Families for Affordable Health Care Oklahoma Families for Affordable Health Care It’s a common refrain on Capitol Hill in Oklahoma that lawmakers should pursue free market solutions, avoid costly government mandates, and not support special interests rather than the best interests of all Oklahomans. When it comes to health care policy, many … Read more

Oklahoma GOP governor signs 6-week abortion ban modeled after Texas law that allows civil enforcement

CNN — Oklahoma Gov. Kevin Stitt on Tuesday signed into law a bill modeled after the controversial Texas abortion lawwhich allows private citizens to take civil action against abortion providers to enforce the law. Tea “Oklahoma Heartbeat Act,” Senate Bill 1503, takes effect immediately and prohibits abortions at the time when a physician can detect … Read more

Oklahoma governor signs Texas-style abortion bill into law

Oklahoma’s Republican Gov. Kevin Stitt signed a Texas-style abortion ban on Tuesday that prohibits abortions after about six weeks of pregnancy, part of a national push in GOP-led states hopeful that the conservative US Supreme Court will uphold new restrictions. Stitt’s signing of the bill comes on the heels of a leaked draft opinion from … Read more

Oklahoma governor signs bill to make abortion illegal

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma Gov. Kevin Stitt signed a bill into law on Tuesday that makes it a felony to perform an abortion, punishable by up to 10 years in prison, as part of an aggressive push in Republican-led states across the country to scale back abortion rights. Tea bill, which takes effect 90 … Read more

Supreme Court To Hear New Case That Could Impact Oklahoma, Tribal Law Enforcement

The final case to be argued before the Supreme Court in its 2021-22 term — and the last of Justice Stephen Breyer’s career — could have significant ramifications for public safety in Oklahoma. Breyer and the other eight justices heard oral arguments Wednesday in Oklahoma v. Castro Huertaa follow-up to the 2020 McGirt decision which … Read more

Gwen Stefani celebrates Holy Saturday with Blake Shelton and Carson Daly in Oklahoma ahead of Easter

Gwen Stefani celebrates Holy Saturday with Blake Shelton, her sons and Carson Daly in Oklahoma ahead of Easter By Ashleigh Gray for Dailymail.Com Published: 9:54 p.m. EDT, April 16, 2022 | Update: 9:54 p.m. EDT, April 16, 2022 Gwen Stefani took to Instagram to share photos celebrating Holy Saturday before Easter. The 52-year-old rock star … Read more