To Comfort The Afflicted
And Afflict The Comfortable

To Comfort The Afflicted And Afflict The Comfortable

Thursday, April 9, 2020

New Observercast

Observercast Episode 7: Open Meetings In The Time Of Pandemics

It's difficult enough during ordinary times for rank-and-file Oklahomans to keep up with state government. It became even trickier when lawmakers, responding to the...

Observercast Episode 6: ‘Look Around For Your Partners’

Observercast Episode 6 – 'Look Around For Your Partners' – expands on our discussion of Gov. Kevin Stitt’s standoff with Oklahoma’s sovereign tribal nations over...

Observercast Episode 5: Removing The People’s Power – HJR 1027

Two-thirds of the Oklahoma House this week took steps to neuter the People’s Power. Sixty-six reps – all Republicans – rammed through a proposal...

Observercast Episode 4: ‘Who will build roads in Anadarko?’

 Why did Gov. Kevin Stitt pick a fight with the Oklahoma’s sovereign tribal nations over gaming compacts that generated $1.28 billion for the state...

Observercast Episode 3: ‘Changing to Change’

 The week of February 24th was the first deadline week of the legislative session, which is high time for parliamentary shenanigans and sleights of...
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