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July 22nd, 2018
What’s up this week at Oklahoma Policy Institute? The Weekly Wonk shares our most recent publications and other resources to help you stay informed about Oklahoma. Numbers of the Day and Policy Notes are from our daily news briefing, In… Read more
July 20th, 2018
In The Know is your daily briefing on Oklahoma policy-related news. Inclusion of a story does not necessarily mean endorsement by the Oklahoma Policy Institute. Click here to subscribe to In The Know and see past editions. In The News… Read more
July 19th, 2018
We’re welcoming three new staff members to the OK Policy team! Starting this week, Rebecca Fine has joined Oklahoma Policy Institute as an education policy analyst. The position is new to the organization and will focus on research and analysis… Read more
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$1.084 billion

Total spending on the justice system by state government in Oklahoma, FY 2015.

[Bureau of Justice Statistics

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“Our community is changing, and we have a large Hispanic/Latinx community throughout Tulsa and the nation. We need to change the conversation, and you won’t be a viable business or effective organization if you are ignoring the community that is outside your doors.”

-Marcia Bruno-Todd, program director with Leadership Tulsa, speaking about the significant wage gap for Hispanic households and lack of diversity in board membership and executive positions in the Tulsa area [Tulsa World]

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