Family & Community

Stitt: Oklahoma’s COVID trends defy media portrayal

Gov. Kevin Stitt says the state is still among the safest in the nation when it comes to the virus.

Ray Carter
June 29, 2020
Health Care

Arkansas Representative urges Oklahoma leaders to reject Medicaid expansion

On May 13, 2020, Arkansas State Representative Josh Miller wrote a letter to Oklahoma leaders urging them to reject Medicaid expansion. 

June 25, 2020
Health Care

Wealthy, profitable ‘nonprofit’ hospital lobbies for more tax dollars

A wealthy and profitable “nonprofit” hospital is urging its patients to expand welfare by voting for SQ 802.

Kaitlyn Finley
June 25, 2020
Health Care

$845 million in questionable Medicaid payments identified

A newly released state audit shows $845 million in taxpayer-funded Medicaid payments have been made by the Oklahoma Health Care Authority (OHCA) to cover treatment for potentially ineligible recipients.

Ray Carter
June 25, 2020
Health Care

SQ 802 supporters break state law; refuse to reveal campaign spending

The Oklahomans Decide Healthcare PAC, which is funding the campaign to expand Oklahoma’s Medicaid program through passage of State Question 802, has failed to file numerous legally required reports on its campaign spending.

Staff
June 25, 2020
Good Government

New car tag law may perpetuate antiquated system

This year lawmakers voted to restrict consumer choice and mandated that only tag agents can do online tag renewals.

Ray Carter
June 23, 2020
Health Care

There is no pot of ‘free’ federal Medicaid money for Oklahoma

Medicaid expansion proponents use this 90 percent match as justification for the attempt to grab “free” federal money by expanding Medicaid. That logic is flawed.

Curtis Shelton
June 23, 2020
Family & Community

'Shaming' mailer sent to Oklahoma voters

Oklahomans have been receiving mailers that suggest, in vaguely threatening language, that their voting records will soon be publicized.

Ray Carter
June 18, 2020