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The People's Business

Oklahoma's Corrections System

In this episode of The People's Business, Bob Sands is joined by Rep. Jeff Hickman and Sen. Al McCaffery. They discussed the funding issues at the Oklahoma Department of Corrections, and took questions live on the air from concerned viewers across the state.

Related Topics: Government, Politics, Social Issues

Originally broadcast on April 10, 2013


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Oklahoma Forum

School Safety Commission

Less than a week after the deadly shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary in Newtown, legislative leaders formed the non-partisan Oklahoma Commission on School Security. The commission moved quickly to develop findings and recommendations for Oklahoma schools. 22 people served on that commission and three of them join us: Eleanor Goetzinger, Behavior Specialist for Oklahoma City Public Schools; Roger Webb, Headmaster of Oklahoma Christian School and former President of the University of Central Oklahoma; and, Kim Carter, director of the Oklahoma Office of Homeland Security.

Related Topics: Child Development, Government, Politics, Social Issues, Education

Originally broadcast on March 31, 2013


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Oklahoma Forum

Capitol Reporters Roundtable

The legislature is now seven weeks into the session, and today we discuss the latest developments with state capitol reporters Michael McNutt of The Oklahoman and NewsOK; Shawn Ashley of eCapitol; and, from Tulsa, Wayne Greene of the Tulsa World.

Related Topics: Government, Politics

Originally broadcast on March 24, 2013


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Oklahoma News Report

4-5-13

In this ONR, patients of an area dentist line up to get tested for HIV and hepatitis after the oral surgeon was accused of unsafe practices and shoddy infection control. The case has many in the field of dentistry wondering how this could have happened. Lawmakers prepare another round of worker's compensation reform, but opponents are rallying on both sides of the aisle. And female lawmakers in Oklahoma discuss the dynamics of working at the state capitol as females continue to be underrepresented in the state. Plus, this week's capitol roundup, Native Americans in World War II, lawmen and renegades on this ONR.

Related Topics: Community, Gender & Sexual Identity, Health Care & Illnesses, United States, War & Conflict, Business & Economy, Government, Politics, Women, Race & Ethnicity, Social Issues, Health

Originally broadcast on April 5, 2013


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Oklahoma News Report

3-29-13

On this episode of the ONR, legislation that would allow horse slaughter facilities to operate in the state moves forward, but opponents are rallying against what they see as a brutal and cruel business. Votes in the Oklahoma legislature sometimes fall along party lines, but the divide is strongly felt between the rural and the urban. And one particular issue is key to Oklahoma's rural caucus. The need for quality nurses is on the rise nationwide, and that includes Oklahoma. Plus, Oklahoma ranks on the Miserable States Index, online civics education, and donations for a forthcoming museum, on this ONR.

Related Topics: Film & Television, Performing Arts, Travel, Health Care & Illnesses, Education, Animals, Business & Economy, Government, Politics, Social Issues, Health, Education

Originally broadcast on March 29, 2013


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ONR 4-5-13

Women Legislators

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Oklahoma's female legislators discuss the dynamics of working at the state capitol.

Related Topics: Government, Politics, Women

Originally broadcast on April 5, 2013


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ONR 4-5-13

At the Capitol with eCapitol

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eCapitol reporter Shawn Ashley gives us the latest on all the action at the state's capitol.

Related Topics: Government, Politics

Originally broadcast on April 5, 2013


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ONR 4-5-13

Worker's Comp Reform

Featured in Top Stories

While lawmakers eye changes to Oklahoma's worker compensation system, opposition grows from both sides of the aisle over the bill making those changes.

Related Topics: Business & Economy, Government, Politics

Originally broadcast on April 5, 2013


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ONR 3-29-13

At the Capitol with eCapitol

Featured in Top Stories

eCapitol reporter Shawn Ashley details this week's happenings at the state capitol.

Related Topics: Government, Politics

Originally broadcast on March 29, 2013


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ONR 3-29-13

Rural Caucus

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Often in Oklahoma, votes don't fall along party lines, but divide between the rural and the urban. In the past, the bipartisan rural caucus was concerned about water rights and education, but now a new concern is cropping up.

Related Topics: Business & Economy, Government, Politics, Health

Originally broadcast on March 29, 2013