Tea Party Favorite Dan Patrick Wins Texas Lt. Gov. Race State Senator Dan Patrick has been elected Texas' next lieutenant governor. Patrick, a Houston tea party darling, says he wants to offset higher sales taxes with larger property tax cuts, and that he'd filed financial disclosure reports that were more ... 11/4/2014 - 4:38 am | View Link
GOP establishment on a roll over tea party Next up: Tennessee, and the odds for the upstarts are no better. Three-term Sen. Pat Roberts dispatched tea party favorite Milton Wolf on Tuesday, edging out the radiologist and distant cousin of President Barack Obama in a bitter, closely fought primary. 08/6/2014 - 7:38 am | View Link
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Could The Senate Get Its First African American Republican Tea Party Member? (The Note) The Labor Department’s Bureau of Labor ... with yesterday have concluded that Rep. Tim Scott, an African-American Rep. from Charleston, is the front-runner. Young, charismatic and a Tea Party warrior himself, Scott would be the just the fifth black ... 12/7/2012 - 4:48 am | View Link
Tea party preps for more labor fights (POLITICO) Next stops for the tea party after Wisconsin: Michigan, Ohio and Pennsylvania. Fresh off last week’s seismic victory against Big Labor, conservative activists are revving up their ground game in key presidential swing states where unions have ... 10/5/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
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By Graham Lee Brewer, Staff WriterWith a pending prison population report that is expected to show the state system is well over capacity, recent talks between the governor’s office and a national nonprofit have some advocates wondering: Is 2015 the year for criminal justice reform in Oklahoma?
Spokesman for the governor’s office Alex Weintz confirmed they recently met with representatives from the Council of State Governments Justice Center, a nonprofit agency that helps states implement justice reinvestment programs.
The group helped the state formulate the Justice Reinvestment Initiative, and in 2012 it successfully passed through the state Legislature.
By William Crum, Staff WriterPolice overtime cost for duty at State Fair decreases this year
Oklahoma City police put in 875.25 hours of overtime, at a cost of $43,436.87, staffing the 2014 Oklahoma State Fair.