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This Week from OK Policy
This week, Criminal Justice Policy Analyst Damion Shade explained why making recent justice reform retroactive is not only smart policy but also a moral necessity. Executive Director David Blatt analyzed the surge of women candidates in Oklahoma and asked whether 2018 will be the Year of the Woman.
Steve Lewis’s Capitol Update cautioned against concluding that that state’s recent revenue growth will be a windfall. In his weekly Journal Record column, David Blatt wrote about the untapped potential of young voters and the change they could bring to Oklahoma.
OK Policy in the News
Legislative Director Bailey Perkins joined KOSU for their weekly podcast, This Week in Oklahoma Politics. The Miami News-Record cited OK Policy’s State Question facts sheets in a story about the November elections.
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