Neva Hill http://kosu.org en Governor Gets Some Exemptions to Open Records http://kosu.org/post/governor-gets-some-exemptions-open-records <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">In This Week in Oklahoma Politics </span>KOSUs<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;Michael Cross talks with Republican Political Consultant </span>Neva<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Hill and ACLU Oklahoma Executive Director Ryan </span>Kiesel<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> about a judges ruling that the Governor has some exemptions when it comes to the Open Records Act.</span></p><p>Conversation then moves to the primary elections already underway starting with the State Superintendent.</p> Fri, 20 Jun 2014 12:40:00 +0000 Michael Cross, Neva Hill & Ryan Kiesel 3916 at http://kosu.org Governor Gets Some Exemptions to Open Records No More Common Core: This Week in Oklahoma Politics http://kosu.org/post/no-more-common-core-week-oklahoma-politics <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Republican Political Consultant Neva Hill and ACLU Oklahoma Executive Director Ryan Kiesel talk with KOSU's Michael Cross about events This Week in Oklahoma Politics.</p><p>Late last week with just two days left till deaadline, Governor Fallin signed House Bill 3399 to repeal Common Core, a set of standards she herself championed as head of the National Governor's Association.</p> Fri, 13 Jun 2014 11:40:00 +0000 Michael Cross, Neva Hill & Ryan Kiesel 3627 at http://kosu.org No More Common Core: This Week in Oklahoma Politics Governor Signs Budget This Week in Oklahoma Politics http://kosu.org/post/governor-signs-budget-week-oklahoma-politics-0 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This Week in Oklahoma Politics Republican Political Consultant </span>Neva<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Hill and ACLU Oklahoma Executive Director Ryan </span>Kiesel<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> talk to </span>KOSU's<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Michael Cross about Governor Mary </span>Fallin<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> signing the $7.1 billion budget which some say comes with questionable accounting, Take Shelter Oklahoma tries once again for a $500 million dollar bond for storm shelters in all Oklahoma schools, attack ads starting to pop up with Fri, 06 Jun 2014 12:40:00 +0000 Michael Cross, Neva Hill & Ryan Kiesel 3348 at http://kosu.org Governor Signs Budget This Week in Oklahoma Politics The 2014 Legislative Session Ends in This Week in Oklahoma Politics http://kosu.org/post/2014-legislative-session-ends-week-oklahoma-politics <p>In This Week in Oklahoma Politics, KOSU's Michael Cross talks with Republican Political Consultant Neva Hill and ACLU Oklahoma Executive Director Ryan Kiesel about the 2014 legislative session, the death of a bill which would have allowed schools to increase bonds to buy storm shelters, the decision still faced by Governor Fallin on signing or vetoing a bill to repeal Common Core, a challenge to the bill to increase the tax incentive on horizontal drilling an a look ahead to the 2014 elections.</p><p></p> Fri, 30 May 2014 12:40:00 +0000 Michael Cross, Ryan Kiesel & Neva Hill 3017 at http://kosu.org Governor Veto Overidden This Week in Oklahoma Politics http://kosu.org/post/governor-veto-overidden-week-oklahoma-politics <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>In This Week in Oklahoma Politics, Republican Political Consultant Neva Hill and ACLU Oklahoma Executive Director Ryan Kiesel talk to KOSU's Michael Cross about the veto override on the bill to makes changes to the Reading Sufficiency Act, the $7.1B budget, a change in the horizontal drilling tax rate and an estimate as to when the lawmakers will leave for the session.</p><p></p> Fri, 23 May 2014 12:40:00 +0000 Michael Cross, Neva Hill & Ryan Kiesel 2702 at http://kosu.org Governor Veto Overidden This Week in Oklahoma Politics Lawmakers Mull Money for Prisons This Week in Oklahoma Politics http://kosu.org/post/lawmakers-mull-money-prisons-week-oklahoma-politics <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>In This Week in Oklahoma Politics, KOSU's Michael Cross talks to Republican Political Consultant Neva Hill and ACLU Oklahoma Executive Director Ryan Kiesel&nbsp;about a $13M&nbsp;supplemental budget bill under consideration in the State Capitol, the State Treasurer levels warning after Kansas bond rating drops, budget talks appear stalled with just three weeks left in the session and House Speaker Jeff Hickman gets elected to a full two year term.</p> Fri, 09 May 2014 13:40:00 +0000 Michael Cross, Neva Hill & Ryan Kiesel 2014 at http://kosu.org Lawmakers Mull Money for Prisons This Week in Oklahoma Politics Botched Execution, Gubernatorial Vetoes and Tea Parties http://kosu.org/post/botched-execution-gubernatorial-vetoes-and-tea-parties <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Republican Political Consultant </span>Neva<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Hill and ACLU Oklahoma Executive Director Ryan </span>Kiesel<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> talk about the death of an inmate behind closed doors after something went wrong in his execution, the governor vetoes House bills after a bond for Capitol repairs fails in that chamber and the state and national Tea Parties are at odd over support for U.S. Senate candidates.</span></p> Fri, 02 May 2014 12:40:00 +0000 Michael Cross, Ryan Kiesel & Neva Hill 1710 at http://kosu.org Botched Execution, Gubernatorial Vetoes and Tea Parties Damage Control for Supt. Janet Barresi http://kosu.org/post/damage-control-supt-janet-barresi <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This Week in Oklahoma Politics Republican Political Consultant </span>Neva<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Hill and former Democratic lawmaker Sid Hudson talk about the testing outage which sent the State Department of Education into damage control more, the Governor is getting her long awaited tax cut bill, a bond issue for Capitol repairs goes down in flames in the State House and the Senate advances a measure to give more money to education.</span></p> Fri, 25 Apr 2014 17:30:37 +0000 Michael Cross & Neva Hill & Sid Hudson 1405 at http://kosu.org Damage Control for Supt. Janet Barresi