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In The Know: Lawmakers approve $1B of ARPA spending | Gender care issue now on governor’s desk | How schools adapted to end of universal free lunch

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. Some stories included here are behind paywall or require subscription. OK Policy encourages the support… Read more [More...]

In The Know: How community book ban efforts gained momentum | State question process deserves better | Lawmakers to consider drought relief

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In The Know: Lawmakers to allocate $1.87B in federal relief | Officials threaten to withhold ARPA funds over gender services | Grocery sales tax

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In The Know: Sufficient funding needed for justice-involved youth | Staffing issues at polling places | Senate: No grocery, income tax proposals in special session

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. Some stories included here are behind paywall or require subscription. OK Policy encourages the support… Read more [More...]

In The Know: Why SQ 820 isn’t on November ballot | Oklahoma test scores show partial rebound | Medicaid expansion improves housing stability

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Weekly Wonk: Supporting immigration will boost Oklahoma’s economy | ARPA spending taking shape | A light in the darkness

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 [More...]

In The Know: Indian Health Service has a new leader | State Ed Board OKs budget request with $5k teacher raises | More

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. Some stories included here are behind paywall or require subscription. OK Policy encourages the support… Read more [More...]

In The Know: $1B in pandemic relief spending recommended | SQ820 won’t be on November ballot | Finding a light in the darkness

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. Some stories included here are behind paywall or require subscription. OK Policy encourages the support… Read more [More...]

In The Know: Supporting immigration will boost state economy | Court rules for local control on school masking | Justice reform in Oklahoma

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. Some stories included here are behind paywall or require subscription. OK Policy encourages the support… Read more [More...]

In The Know: Hofmeister to ask lawmakers for teacher raises | $50M grant for north Tulsa neighborhood | 988 mental health line

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. Some stories included here are behind paywall or require subscription. OK Policy encourages the support… Read more [More...]