We have critical needs in our core services, including education, health and mental health, public safety and transportation.
With more than half of the 2017 legislative session behind us, committee and floor votes in both chambers have been largely focused on legislation dealing with public policy issues in a variety of areas—criminal justice, education, public safety and more. But in addition to meeting deadlines for committee and floor passage of those measures, work […]
Chris Evans sits down with Senator AJ Griffin and Representative John Pfeiffer for Season 2 Episode 1 of The RoundUp.
OKLAHOMA CITY – Legislation prohibiting school district personnel from using corporal punishment on certain students passed unanimously Monday out of the Oklahoma House of Representatives with a vote of 89 to 0.
The Logan County Republicans will meet on Saturday for their County Convention.
State Sen. AJ Griffin’s legislation to enhance partnerships between the Department of Human Services and Oklahoma’s non-profit and private sectors has won the praise of the Oklahoma Institute for Child Advocacy (OICA). Griffin’s measure, Senate Bill 748, would help Oklahoma address problems associated with poverty, incarceration and mental health outcomes.
Sen. A.J Griffin, along with eight other state leaders, has been nominated to receive the 2016 Oklahoma Farm Bureau Champion Award at the OKFB Legislative Leadership Conference March 6-7 at the Embassy Suites Hotel in downtown Oklahoma City.
OKLAHOMA CITY – Oklahoma Senate President Pro Tempore-designate Mike Schulz on Thursday announced his appointment of Sen. AJ Griffin as chair of the Senate Rural Caucus.
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, sanctuary cities and a $76.5 million airplane that may never fly are among the examples of government inefficiencies cited in U.S. Sen. James Lankford’s second “Federal Fumbles,” which was released Monday.
State Sen. AJ Griffin has been chosen by the National Foundation for Women Legislators (NFWL) as a 2016 Elected Women of Excellence Award winner.
The First Capital Republican Women held their grand opening on Saturday at their downtown headquarters for the upcoming Nov. 8 election.
A Logan County commissioner and a former secretary of the Logan County GOP have been named to the newly formed Republican Liberty Caucus (RLC).
Left to right: Lt Col (R) Rick Stephens, Major Gia Wilson-MacKey, Senator Lankford, Colonel Steve Walker, Major (R) Joe Mays
OKLAHOMA CITY – Senator James Lankford (R-OK) today received the Oklahoma Reserve Officers Association’s Minuteman of the Year Award. This award is presented annually to a “citizen who has contributed most to National Security during these times.” This is in keeping with the Reserve Officers Association Congressional Charter: “to support a military policy for the […]
Sen. James Lankford listens to Guthrie police officer Jonathan Williams (right) and Lt. Steve Mize inside the department's squad room.
U.S. Senator James Lankford (R-OK) visited with Guthrie police officers on Friday to encourage them and show appreciation for their work, in light of the tragic ambush on police in Dallas late yesterday evening.
Voters in Logan County were excited to go out and cast their ballot for their candidate on Tuesday. However, several registered Democrat voters were turned away from casting their vote. Now, many are wanting to see a change.
The latest edition of The Roundup with Oklahoma Senator A.J. Griffin and Rep. John Pfeffifer as they talk about the state budget and other topics dealing with the 2016 legislature. Chris Evans is the host.
Every so often, I field this question from those who are interested in state government: “How can I see the state finances?”
As you read my article last week, I suspect you were rather horrified to realize the enormity of the Legislature’s mistake; they provided the scantest deliberation before approving Common Core standards.
The City of Guthrie debuted their first installment of the Roundup. The video segment features a question and answer session with Oklahoma Senator AJ Griffin and Representative John Pfeiffer.
In one of the largest turnouts in some time, Logan County voters said yes to the lone county question, which allows on site consumption of alcoholic beverages on Sundays and several holidays. A big win for businesses.
U.S. Representative Frank Lucas made a quick stop Friday morning at the Guthrie Love’s Travel Stop to show his support for the convenience store and travel stop industry.