Quote of the Day 1-2-2014

The fact that we are obviously OK with kicking this can down the road of our officers working 60-hour-plus workweeks while someone at 7-Eleven is working a 40-hour workweek and making more money is unacceptable, and they should be ashamed.

-David Ramsey, president of the Oklahoma Corrections Professionals, responding to a statement by Governor Fallin’s top lawyer saying the governor is not concerned that Oklahoma prisons are staffed at under 60 percent (Source: http://bit.ly/1dcYIVI)


Gene Perry worked for OK Policy from 2011 to 2019. He is a native Oklahoman and a citizen of the Cherokee Nation. He graduated from the University of Oklahoma with a B.A. in history and an M.A. in journalism.

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