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Tulsa Public Schools removes graphic books from library

Jul. 28, 2022 18:51 PM EDT

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Officials at Tulsa Public Schools said Thursday they removed two sexually graphic books from school libraries following criticism from several elected leaders amid a renewed conservative interest in public education as a political issue. “When we were made...

OSBI launches probe into Commissioners of the Land Office

Jul. 13, 2022 14:43 PM EDT

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation has launched a criminal probe into the Commissioners of the Land Office amid allegations that the state agency misspent public funds and that its top official abused his position, the Tulsa World reported Wednesday. ...

Joy Hofmeister wins Democratic nomination for governor in Oklahoma primary election.

Jun. 28, 2022 22:40 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Joy Hofmeister wins Democratic nomination for governor in Oklahoma primary election.

Hofmeister, Stitt advance in Oklahoma governor’s race

Jun. 28, 2022 22:35 PM EDT

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Republican Gov. Kevin Stitt and Democrat Joy Hofmeister easily won their respective primary races on Tuesday, both taking advantage of massive fundraising advantages over their opponents in a state where hot-button issues like abortion, firearms and the death penalty are...