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6 hrs ago | Outside the Beltway

Oklahoma To Charge Homeowners Who Install Solar Panels

If you live in Oklahoma and you put solar panels on your house, you're going to have to pay a surcharge to your electric company thanks to a new law signed by Governor Mary Fallin last week: Oklahoma residents who produce their own energy through solar panels or small wind turbines on their property will now be charged an additional fee, the result ... (more)

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Related Topix: US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, Representative Mary Fallin, Oklahoma, Oklahoma Government, US Governors, Wind Power, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Alternative Energy, Norman, OK

7 hrs ago | KOCO-TV Oklahoma City

Friends and Families remember victims of bombing in downtown Oklahoma City

ELINOR LOTTINVILLE, MENTAL HEALTH FIRST RESPONDER, said, "We come here to remember those who were killed, those who survived, those changed forever."

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Related Topix: Oklahoma City, OK, US Governors, US Politics, US News, Representative Mary Fallin, Republican, US House of Representatives

Sat Apr 19, 2014

NewsOK.com

Oklahoma electric utilities want higher rate for solar, wind energy producers

Senate Bill 1456 allows regulated utilities to apply to the Oklahoma Corporation Commission to charge a higher base rate to customers who generate solar and wind energy and send their excess power back into the grid.

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Related Topix: Oklahoma, US Politics, US News, Representative Mary Fallin, Republican, US House of Representatives, Oklahoma Government, Alternative Energy, Wind Power, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, US Governors

SFGate

Minimum wage debate sprouts everywhere

The minimum wage debate has come to cities across the nation in the absence of any action on the part of Congress to raise the federal wage of $7.25.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Representative Mary Fallin, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Governors, Opinion

Fox 23

Okla. budget talks center on cuts, revenue streams

With six weeks left in the 2014 session, behind-the-scenes negotiations among the House, Senate and governor's office are ramping up on how to plug a $188 million hole in the budget and fund programs for education, public safety and child welfare.

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Related Topix: Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, US News, Representative Mary Fallin, US Governors

News9 Oklahoma City

Families, Rescue Workers Gather For 19th Annual Remembrance Ceremony

People will gather for the 19th Annual Remembrance Ceremony Saturday morning at the Oklahoma City National Memorial and Museum, 620 N. Harvey Ave. The ceremony will begin shortly before 9 a.m. Saturday.

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Related Topix: US National Parks, Oklahoma City National Memorial, US Governors

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Okie Funk

Higher Wages, Better Health Care? Not in Oklahoma

Gov. Mary Fallin, a Republican who is expected to win reelection in a landslide this November, recently signed a bill into law that would ban cities from raising the minimum wage and requiring specific vacation and sick leave time.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Representative Mary Fallin, Oklahoma, Republican, US House of Representatives, Oklahoma Government, US Governors, 2012 Presidential Election, Barack Obama

Norwalk Citizen News

Fallin questioned repercussions in custody dispute

Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin sought to speak with advisers about repercussions with the Cherokee Nation as she considered intervening in a custody dispute involving a Cherokee girl, according to correspondence released to The Associated Press under an open records request.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Nikki Haley

ABC News 4 Charleston

OK Gov. questioned repercussions in Veronica custody dispute

Email correspondence shows that Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin sought to speak with advisers about repercussions with the Cherokee Nation as she considered intervening in a custody dispute involving a Cherokee girl.

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Related Topix: Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, US News, Representative Mary Fallin, US Governors

Chickasha Daily Express

Bill strikes minimum wage boost from cities' economic arsenal

While the issue of raising the minimum wage hasn't gone through Chickasha City Hall, a bill signed Monday prevents cities from raising the minimum wage even if they wanted to.

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Related Topix: Chickasha, OK, US Governors, Rush Springs, OK

NewsOn6 Tulsa

Remembrance Ceremony, Heart Walk To Take Place In Downtown OKC

But at the same time, there will also be the 2014 Central Oklahoma Heart Walk over at the Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark.

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News9 Oklahoma City

Remembrance Ceremony, Heart Walk To Take Place In Downtown OKC

But at the same time, there will also be the 2014 Central Oklahoma Heart Walk over at the Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark.

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NewsOK.com

Oklahoma energy briefs, April 18

State officials are reminding residents to check for underground pipelines or utility lines before they dig.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Energy, Oneok, Spencer, OK

Thu Apr 17, 2014

News9 Oklahoma City

Poor Marks Expected In Oklahoma DHS Report Card

What's about to be released is the first annual assessment of DHS's progress in implementing the agreed upon changes.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Representative Mary Fallin, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Governors

Minor Thoughts

Minimum Wage, Maximum Outrage

That is why the minimum wage debate resonates so profoundly with so many: We know what it feels like to not have enough money after you've busted your body with too-hard work.

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KTUL-TV Tulsa

Officials Breaking Ground on Proposed Macy's Plant

A groundbreaking ceremony is scheduled to take place Thursday afternoon in Tulsa County at the site of a proposed Macy's distribution plant.

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Related Topix: Tulsa County, OK, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Jim Bridenstine, Owasso, OK, US Governors

NewsOK.com

Businesses affected by Lexington-Purcell bridge closure denied loans

Gov. Mary Fallin says she is disappointed the U.S. Small Business Administration denied her request for loans that would help two Oklahoma towns affected by an emergency bridge closure.

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Related Topix: Purcell, OK, US Governors, Lexington, OK

NewsOn6 Tulsa

SBA Denies Assistance For OK Businesses Affected By Bridge Closure

The closure has resulted in a 45-minute one-way trip between Lexington and Purcell to conduct businesses from one community to the other.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Representative Mary Fallin, Republican, US House of Representatives, Lexington, OK, Purcell, OK, US Governors, Cleveland, OK

NewsOn6 Tulsa

Ceremony To Mark Pending Completion Of Tulsa's I-44 Widening Project

Thursday's ribbon cutting ceremony marks the pending completion of the five-year project which included widening I-44 from four to six lanes.

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Related Topix: Tulsa, OK, US Politics, Senator Jim Inhofe, US News, US Senate, Yale, OK, US Governors

The Jersey Journal

Welcome to Oklahoma, where it's illegal to treat workers well: Editorial

In New Jersey, Newark and Jersey City were the first to mandate paid sick time. Now, some lawmakers want to expand the law statewide.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Representative Mary Fallin, Republican, US House of Representatives, Jersey City, NJ, US Governors, Opinion

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