Quote of the Day 1/15/2014

Every school district when it says ‘Where has our funding gone?’ can say it’s gone into the pockets of horizontal drillers. Every prison guard who hasn’t been able to get a raise can point to the same thing.

-Oklahoma Policy Institute Executive Director David Blatt, speaking about tax breaks for oil and gas drilling that have ballooned to cost Oklahoma more than $250 million this year (Source: http://bit.ly/1fxIrSq)


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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