Governor signs budget bill, highlights successes in 2017 Legislative session

Governor signs budget bill, highlights successes in 2017 Legislative session

OKLAHOMA CITY – Governor Mary Fallin today signed the Fiscal Year 2018 budget bill (Senate Bill 860) into law, which closes an $878 million shortfall, maintains common education funding at current levels, and prevents the closings of hospitals and nursing homes. The 2018 fiscal year appropriated budget will be $6,830,177,825. It is $37,782,641, or 0.55 […]

Gov. Fallin: Cooperation, collaboration produce momentous water rights agreement

Gov. Fallin: Cooperation, collaboration produce momentous water rights agreement

By Governor Mary Fallin I’m proud to be part of the recently announced water rights settlement agreement among the state of Oklahoma, the Chickasaw and Choctaw nations and Oklahoma City. By choosing cooperation and collaboration over conflict and litigation, this historic agreement strengthens governmental relationships based on the common interests of the state and the […]