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  1. Walker rejects Obama's clean power planRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | Door Reminder

    Walker rejects Obama's clean power plan Obama's plan to reduce pollution from coal-fired power plants is "unworkable," Walker said. Check out this story on greenbaypressgazette.com: http://gbpg.net/1HRA9m4 WASHINGTON - Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, a Republican eyeing a presidential run in 2016, says President Barack Obama's plan to reduce pollution from coal-fired power plants is "unworkable."

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  2. Gov. Walker to Obama: Clean Power Plan is 'riddled with inaccuracies'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | Examiner.com

    The AP reported Thursday that presidential hopeful Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker told President Obama in a letter that his Clean Power Plan is simply "unworkable" and "riddled with inaccuracies." The letter, obtained by the AP and dated May 21, said Wisconsin would not comply with the president's plan without "significant and meaningful changes."

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  3. Request For OK Special SessionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | KIXQ-FM Joplin

    The Democratic leader in the Oklahoma House is joining a growing chorus of state legislators asking Governor Mary Fallin to call a special session to address county roads and bridges damaged or destroyed by heavy flooding. Rep. Scott Inman said Thursday he wants the Legislature to access as much as $175 million from the state's Rainy Day Fund to help county commissioners pay for extensive damage that resulted from record-breaking rainfall this month.

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  4. Mud Run Returns To TexomaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | KTEN-TV Denison

    MARSHALL/BRYAN COUNTY, OK-- The closing of one major bridge along highway 70 has drivers upset and turning on their GPS to find an alternate route. MARSHALL/BRYAN COUNTY, OK-- The closing of one major bridge along highway 70 has drivers upset and turning on their GPS to find an alternate route.

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  5. States rebel against new EPA regulationsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | Examiner.com

    It appears that state officials have gone on the offensive against the Environmental Protection Agency's Clean Power Plan limiting carbon-dioxide emissions at existing fossil-fuel-fired power plants, according to reports released Tuesday. In late April issued an executive order arguing that the EPA "has exceeded its authority under the Clean Air Act," according to Gov. Mary Fallin, R-Okla In fact, in late April after the executive order arguing that the EPA, she said, it "has exceeded its authority under the Clean Air Act," the 1970 federal law requiring the EPA to take steps to reduce air pollution that harms the public's health, from which the EPA claims authority for the CPP.

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  6. Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker says his state won't comply with Obama climate change planRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, a Republican eyeing a presidential run in 2016, says President Barack Obama's plan to reduce pollution from coal-fired power plants is "unworkable." Wisconsin will not comply with the president's plan without "significant and meaningful changes," Walker said.

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  7. Repairs Underway for Myall Road in ArdmoreRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | KTEN-TV Denison

    Plans are underway to repair another local road.. The City of Ardmore is going forward with necessary repairs to Myall Road..

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  8. Carter County Wreck Ends FatalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | KTEN-TV Denison

    Plans are underway to repair another local road.. The City of Ardmore is going forward with necessary repairs to Myall Road..

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  9. Senate OKs $25M bond plan to complete Oklahoma Indian museumRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | Washington Times

    A planned Native American museum that has become a hulking shell along the banks of the Oklahoma River near downtown Oklahoma City received a $25 million infusion from the Legislature on Thursday, which is designed to push the decades-old project to completion. The Senate voted 27-17 for the bond proposal that would transfer ownership of the museum and surrounding property to the city.

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  10. On Native GroundBLEEDING the Poor to Feed the RichRead the original story

    May 21, 2015 | American Reporter

    MOORE, Okla., May 20, 2013 9pm ET -- A devastating tornado said to be two and a quarter miles wide struck the city of Moore, Okla., just south of Oklahoma City, and destroyed thousands of homes and killed at least 24 people, including nine children, mostly third-graders, seven of whom drowned in an elementaery school where they huddled for safety. Early reports said 51 were killed, but that turned out to be due to a "double count" on the ground and at funeral homes, the Oklahoma City Medical Examiner's Office said.

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  11. SRLC 2015 attendees react to former Texas Gov. Rick Perry's speechRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | NewsOK.com

    Former Texas governor Rick Perry got a warm welcome from Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin and the crowd as one of the day's last speakers at the 2015 Southern Republican Leadership Conference Thursday. In his casual Texas drawl, Perry outlined what he felt made for an ideal candidate for the next president.

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  12. Senate OKs $25M bond plan to complete...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | The Gazette

    A planned Native American museum that has become a hulking shell along the banks of the Oklahoma River near downtown Oklahoma City received a $25 million infusion from the Legislature on Thursday, which is designed to push the decades-old project to completion. FILE - In this undated file photo provided by The American Indian Cultural Center and Museum, the uncompleted center, bottom, is pictured with the city of Oklahoma City in the background.

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  13. Southern Republican Leadership Conference Takes Place In OKCRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    The 3-day event takes place at the Cox Convention Center. Speakers on Thursday will include Gov. Mary Fallin who will give opening remarks and introduce Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal.

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  14. OK Budget DealRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | KIXQ-FM Joplin

    Republican leaders in the Oklahoma House and Senate have reached agreement with Governor Mary Fallin on a roughly $7.1 billion budget for the upcoming fiscal year that will be slightly less than the current year's budget. By taking funds from the state's Rainy Day Fund, Unclaimed Property Fund and agency revolving accounts, House Speaker Jeffrey Hickman said Tuesday that budget writers managed to close nearly the entire $611 million shortfall in this year's budget.

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  15. Inside the Beltway: GOP presidential hopefuls, Oklahoma-styleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2015 | Washington Times

    Oklahoma Republicans have their own brand of bodacious glitz, billing the Sooner State itself as a "united state built by an unwillingness to fail" - and a global crossroads in the middle of the heartland. Now there's a showcase for such thinking: The Southern Republican Leadership Conference gets underway in Oklahoma City on Thursday, and has proven to be a powerful draw.

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  16. Former Norman HS Student Pleads 'No Contest' To Rape ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2015 | News9 Oklahoma City

    Tristen Killman-Hardin has been sentenced to ten years in prison, with eight years of his sentence suspended as part of a plea deal. He also has to register as a sex offender.

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  17. In Step with Texas, Oklahoma Poised to Outlaw Local Drilling BansRead the original story

    May 20, 2015 | Common Dreams

    Despite mounting scientific evidence that fracking is increasing seismic activity in the state, Oklahoma legislators are poised to pass legislation preventing municipalities from passing local bans on drilling operations. Senate Bill 468 would overturn an 80-year-old statute and explicitly prohibits local regulation of certain oil and gas activities-even if such regulation is approved by Oklahoma voters.

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  18. Oklahoma set to overturn local drilling controls as backlash brewsRead the original story

    May 20, 2015 | Reuters

    May 20 Facing a backlash over the side effects of its oil and gas boom, Oklahoma is poised to overturn an 80-year-old statute that allows cities and towns to ban drilling operations within their borders. The legislation, now being finalised, would help insulate energy companies from local movements that have grown in response to the rapid expansion of oil and gas drilling and a dramatic spike in earthquakes across the central state.

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  19. Oklahoma leaders reach deal on $7.1 billion state budgetRead the original story

    May 19, 2015 | News9 Oklahoma City

    Republican leaders in the Oklahoma House and Senate have reached agreement with Gov. Mary Fallin on a roughly $7.1 billion budget for the upcoming fiscal year that will be slightly less than the current year's budget. By taking funds from the state's Rainy Day Fund, Unclaimed Property Fund and agency revolving accounts, House Speaker Jeffrey Hickman said Tuesday that budget writers managed to close nearly the entire $611 million shortfall in this year's budget.

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  20. Oklahoma Enacts Law Establishing Penalty Amount for Liens on Auto VehiclesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2015 | JD Supra

    On May 1, Governor Mary Fallin signed into law SB 465 , which amends a current law imposing a $100 penalty on a secured party if it does not furnish a release of a lien after seven days. Under the new law, a $100 penalty will be imposed each day following the first seven days the penalty can reach $1,500 or the value of the vehicle, whichever is less.

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