OK PolicyCast

State budget cuts threaten juvenile intervention center; Flat-rate tuition coming to three more Oklahoma campuses; journalists give ‘Golden Padlock’ award to Gov. Fallin; & more...

Direct download: ITK_6-30.mp3
Category:Government & Organizations -- posted at: 8:50am CDT

Health Care Authority Board votes to raise Medicaid copays; Board of Education won't renew contract with testing vendor; agencies get additional across the board budget cut; & more...

Direct download: ITK_6-27.mp3
Category:Government & Organizations -- posted at: 9:15am CDT

Lawsuit asks Oklahoma Supreme Court to throw out repeal of Common Core; court referee hears arguments in legal challenge to Oklahoma income-tax cut; 21 death-row inmates challenge state execution protocols; & more...

Direct download: ITK_6-26.mp3
Category:Government & Organizations -- posted at: 9:01am CDT

Joy Hofmeister of Tulsa beats incumbent Janet Barresi for state superintendent; Lankford wins Republican primary in Senate race; Gov. Mary Fallin expects Insure Oklahoma to continue another year; & more...

Direct download: ITK_6-25.mp3
Category:Government & Organizations -- posted at: 8:57am CDT

State fails to autopsy most executed inmates; Oklahoma Health Authority weighs $252 million in Medicaid cuts; website aiming to encourage voters stirs mixed feelings among Oklahomans; & more...

Direct download: ITK_6-24.mp3
Category:Government & Organizations -- posted at: 9:06am CDT

Pair of DEQ staffers conspired with legislator to torpedo agency funding; early-voting turnout lines up with past primary elections; Governor tours child immigration housing at Fort Sill; & more...

Direct download: ITK_6-23.mp3
Category:Government & Organizations -- posted at: 9:07am CDT

Oklahomans paid $75 a month for ACA health insurance after tax credits; Low vaccination rate concerns Tulsa health officials; Oklahoma County District Attorney inquiry focuses on T.W. Shannon, Joy Hofmeister campaigns; & more...

Direct download: ITK_6-19.mp3
Category:Government & Organizations -- posted at: 8:13am CDT

Judge rules Fallin can withhold documents; Oklahoma state schools superintendent loans campaign almost $1 million in last month; Rogers County audit shows misused funds, uncollected taxes; & more...

Direct download: ITK_6-18.mp3
Category:Government & Organizations -- posted at: 9:29am CDT

House lawmakers propose 93 interim studies; Monday earthquakes prompt bridge inspections for structural damage; summer cooling assistance available for low-income households; & more...

Direct download: ITK_6-17.mp3
Category:Government & Organizations -- posted at: 9:01am CDT

Independent autopsy finds IV was not set properly in botched execution; unaccompanied immigrant children begin their arrival at Fort Sill; Oklahoma state superintendent candidates outline what they would do first if elected; & more...

Direct download: ITK_6-16.mp3
Category:Government & Organizations -- posted at: 9:10am CDT