Video from May 6, 2021 from C-SPAN. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Chair Gary Gensler testified before the House Financial Services …
“Motherhood is not about a contest of being the best mother in some category. It’s about … nurturing, caring, loving, comforting, creating memories, building relationships and leading others to the feet of our Heavenly Father,” said Pastor Linzy Slayden with Friendship Baptist Church.
"What does that say about the judgement of Oklahoma’s 1st and 2nd District voters?" asks Tulsa resident Gary Witt.
Poll position: Fifty-four percent of Oklahomans like the job Gov. Kevin Stitt is doing, but only 47% want him to run for reelection in 2022, according to a poll by the Oklahoma City consulting group Amber Integrated.
Longtime Florida congressman and civil rights lawyer Alcee Hastings has died after battling pancreatic cancer. He was 84.
Session notes: Legislation long sought by Tulsa leaders remains quietly alive this session, as Senate Bill 838 made it through the House General Government Committee last week.
"Lankford showed reason and understanding with his apology," said Claremore resident Wayne Bauer.
"We know the crowd followed Trump's suggestion and walked to the Capitol," said Tulsa resident John Harlan.
Playing a role
Rep. Tom Cole, R-Okla., said Jan. 13 that "the majority should be taking steps to unite us. Instead, they are only dividing us further.'
“It’s highly unlikely, but this fight is worth fighting,” Mullin said on a conference call with the public.
"I read the articles with wonderment and despair," said Tulsa resident Roger W. Noldt.
Election 2020: Congressman Kevin Hern speaks at the Tulsa County GOP Watch Party in Broken Arrow.
New Jersey Congressman Jeff Van Drew, R-2nd, as he does last-minute campaigning in Republican stronghold of Hammonton
"Just saying what you believe in is not enough if you can’t convince you colleagues feel the same way," said Broken Arrow resident.
First District Congressman Kevin Hern introduced legislation last week he touted as protection for low-income families, but that would also make implementing green energy programs and new safety and environmental regulations more difficult.