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http://video.oeta.tv/onr/government/Health_Agency_Cuts.flv Oklahoma News Report
Oklahoma News Report

Health Agency Cuts (5:58)

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Terry Cline, Oklahoma Commissioner of Health, has told state legislators that further budget cuts to the Health Department will force the termination of programs aimed at preventing child abuse and neglect.

Related Topics: Parents, News & Public Affairs, Healthy Kids, Government, Social Issues, Health

Originally broadcast on January 25, 2011


http://video.oeta.tv/onr/government/Child_Abuse_Prevention.flv Oklahoma News Report
Oklahoma News Report

Child Abuse Prevention (2:34)

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With further budget cuts pending, the Office of Child Abuse Prevention at the Oklahoma Department of Health, is facing the loss of its funding.

Related Topics: News & Public Affairs, Government, Women, Social Issues, Health

Originally broadcast on January 24, 2011


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Oklahoma News Report

Abortion Hearing (3:05)

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Two anti-abortion groups and three individuals have asked to join a lawsuit that would require women seeking an abortion to have an ultrasound, and then required to view the results. The judge heard arguments from those concerned, then told one "yes," and the other, "no."

Related Topics: News & Public Affairs, Women, Social Issues

Originally broadcast on January 21, 2011


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Oklahoma News Report

Food Drive and Connie Lamb Interview (2:58)

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In observance of the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday, the Regional Food Bank of Central Oklahoma encouraged people to make the holiday “A day on, not a day off.” Connie Lamb, Coordinator for Public Awareness with AmeriCorps, joined us to talk about the need for volunteers.

Related Topics: Culture & Society, News & Public Affairs, Community, Social Issues

Originally broadcast on January 14, 2011


http://video.oeta.tv/onr/government/State_Budget_Process_and_Shawn_Ashley_Interview.flv Oklahoma News Report
Oklahoma News Report

State Budget Process and Shawn Ashley Interview (5:16)

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Legislative hearings on the FY2012 budget have begun. The state of Oklahoma could be facing a deficit of more than 600 million dollars. Shawn Ashley with eCapitol joined us to talk about the impact of the projected shortfall.

Related Topics: News & Public Affairs, Government, Social Issues, Health, Education

Originally broadcast on January 13, 2011


http://video.oeta.tv/oklahoma_forum/FORUM_EDIT_1_16_11.flv Oklahoma Forum
Oklahoma Forum

Public Service Media (27:45)

We discuss the changing role of public service media with our guests: Kelly Burley, Director, KOSU Radio John McCarroll, Executive Director, OETA-The Oklahoma Network Kurt Gwartney, News Director, KGOU Radio

Related Topics: Business & Economy, Government, Politics, Women, Race & Ethnicity, Social Issues, Education, Arts & Entertainment, Media, Opinion

Originally broadcast on January 16, 2011


http://video.oeta.tv/onr/government/Single_Parent_Households.flv Oklahoma News Report
Oklahoma News Report

Single Parent Households (4:09)

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Nearly 28-percent of Oklahoma households are headed by a single parent. In some counties, the figures are even higher. Many of those single-parents depend on social services to make ends meet, but with budget cuts, those services are now stretched to the breaking point.

Related Topics: Health, Parents, News & Public Affairs, Child Development, Healthy Kids, Government, Women, Race & Ethnicity, Social Issues, Health

Originally broadcast on January 12, 2011


http://video.oeta.tv/onr/government/Political_Speech_and_Dr._Phyllis_Bernard_Interview.flv Oklahoma News Report
Oklahoma News Report

Political Speech and Dr. Phyllis Bernard Interview (5:37)

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In light of the shootings in Arizona, Oklahoma City University Law Professor, Dr. Phyllis Bernard, joined us to talk about the impact of political speech.

Related Topics: Culture & Society, News & Public Affairs, Religion & Beliefs, Community, Government, Politics, Social Issues, Religion & Beliefs

Originally broadcast on January 11, 2011


http://video.oeta.tv/oklahoma_forum/FORUM_EDIT_1_9_11.flv Oklahoma Forum
Oklahoma Forum

Getting Down to Business (27:45)

We begin 2011 with a discussion of how to make Oklahoma a more “business-friendly” state and the legislative agenda for Oklahoma business leaders, with our guests: Roy Williams, President & CEO, Greater Oklahoma City Chamber Mike Neal, President, Tulsa Metro Chamber Fred Morgan, President & CEO, The State Chamber of Oklahoma

Related Topics: Business & Economy, Government, Science & Technology, Social Issues, Health, Education, Space, Energy & Environment, Transportation & Infrastructure, Health

Originally broadcast on January 9, 2011


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Oklahoma News Report

Meth Labs and Mark Woodward Interview (3:53)

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State narcotics officials say that the number of meth lab seizures in 2010 was the highest in six years. Mark Woodward with the Oklahoma State Bureau of Narcotics talked about the rising number of labs, and what’s being done to shut them down.

Related Topics: News & Public Affairs, Environment, Science & Technology, Social Issues, Health

Originally broadcast on January 5, 2011