Governor Mary Fallin http://kosu.org en 23rd and Lincoln: Governor Fallin vs. the Legislature http://kosu.org/post/23rd-and-lincoln-governor-fallin-vs-legislature <p></p><p>This week on 23rd and Lincoln, Marie Price talks about recent clashes between Republican Governor Mary Fallin and the GOP-led legislature.</p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">You can find more of Marie's insights on her blog at <a href="http://jrlr.net/">jrlr.net</a>.</span></p> Mon, 05 May 2014 14:47:25 +0000 Marie Price 1857 at http://kosu.org 23rd and Lincoln: Governor Fallin vs. the Legislature Fallin Vetoes 15 Bills, Threatens More http://kosu.org/post/fallin-vetoes-15-bills-threatens-more <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Governor Fallin wants to see more substantive work done in by State Representatives saying too many big problems are being ignored.</p><p>Fallin vetoed 15 House bills on Tuesday just to prove her point.</p><p>Fallin wants the State House to start focusing on what she calls substantive bills like prescription drug abuse, changing the pension system and a bond for capitol repairs.</p><p>To get the attention of Representatives she vetoed 15 bills she says are not relevant to the people of Oklahoma.</p> Tue, 29 Apr 2014 21:27:24 +0000 Michael Cross 1605 at http://kosu.org Fallin Vetoes 15 Bills, Threatens More Candidates File for the 2014 Election http://kosu.org/post/candidates-file-2014-election <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>The first day of filing for political office ended at the State Capitol Wednesday and saw more people than any opening day in at least 16 years.</p><p>419 people filed for federal, state and local positions.</p><p>At exactly 8:00, State Election Board Secretary Paul Ziriax makes the announcement.</p><p>“May I have your attention please. The 2014 candidate filing period is now open.”</p> Thu, 10 Apr 2014 17:55:55 +0000 Michael Cross 1410 at http://kosu.org Candidates File for the 2014 Election