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48.3 percent
April 18th, 2014

Percentage of Oklahoma adults making less than $15,000 a year who are limited in some activities because of a disability or mental illness, 2012.

Source: Centers for Disease Control

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Appropriations-08-15-CPIadjusted Despite a drop in revenue certified as available for next year’s budget, a new report from Oklahoma Policy Institute shows that budget cuts are not inevitable.

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