Quote of the Day 9/17/2013

If she could just not worry about the politics and do what’s right for the people of Oklahoma — that’s what her job is. That’s what politicians forget sometimes.

-Chris Gatliff, a Lawton restaurant worker making below the poverty line and a diabetic, on Gov. Fallin’s refusal to accept federal dollars to expand health insurance for the lowest income Oklahomans (Source: http://wapo.st/19aayPT).


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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