Headlines: Muslim Questionnaire, Trump Ethics & OKC Hospital Merger

Mar 7, 2017

Headlines for Tuesday, March 7, 2017:

  • House speaker refuses to comment on “hateful” Muslim questionnaire. (NewsOK)

  • Legislation requires state investigations into inmate deaths. (Journal Record)

  • House passes measure to crack down on assisted suicide. (Tulsa World)

  • Senate passes bill requiring audit of untested rape kits. (NewsOK)

  • Information on Veterans’ deaths at nursing homes lacks transparency. (Tulsa World)

  • Tulsa refugee program halts after Trump’s new travel ban. (Tulsa World)

  • Trump Administration brings opportunity for ethics teachers. (Journal Record)

  • Lankford refutes Trump's Obama wiretap claim. (Tulsa World)

  • Former Tulsa sheriff testifies on inmate deaths at county jail. (Tulsa World)

  • New Tulsa teacher survey looks at reasons for educators leaving jobs. (Tulsa World)

  • Eastern Oklahoma gets its first taste of spring time severe weather for this year. (Fox23)

  • Wind power beats out coal for electricity generation in 2016. (NewsOK)

  • A planned merger between the two largest hospital systems in Oklahoma City gets terminated. (Journal Record)