Headlines: Senator Lankford Protestors, GOP Governor Poll & SoonerCon Opens Friday

Jun 19, 2018

Headlines for Tuesday, June 19, 2018:

  • Senator Lankford’s hears from protestors over immigration procedures. (NewsOK)
  • An initiative to end tax raises for teacher pay could cause a revenue failure. (Tulsa World)
  • Fallin agrees with opponents of a medical marijuana provision going before voters. (Tulsa World)
  • A new poll shows a three-way dead heat in the GOP primary for Governor. (Journal Record)
  • Race for Governor tops $11M. (NewsOK)
  • Oklahoma fails in its first attempt to keep an opioid lawsuit in our state. (NewsOK)
  • DA says citizens were justified in killing a shooter at Louie’s Restaurant (NewsOK)
  • Future of an OCPD parking garage remains in court. (Journal Record)
  • Nurse accused in reusing needles at a Tahlequah hospital identified as the Cherokee chief’s son. (Tulsa World)
  • TPS takes up school names at its regular board meeting. (Tulsa World)
  • Opposition is growing against a TIF planned in Stillwater. (Journal Record)
  • Bixby plans to hire attorney’s to fight transmission lines from Panhandle Wind Power. (Tulsa World)
  • Norman businesses are hiring, but not finding employees (Journal Record)
  • The longest running pop culture convention begins on Friday. (Okie Geek Podcast)