OK Senate On Deck
The 57th Legislative Session is right around the corner! In this week's On Deck episode, State Senator Greg Treat talks about all the preparation being made right now in the Senate and also comments on the legislation that has been filed so far.”
In this Christmas week episode of OK Senate On Deck episode, Senator Greg Treat explains why he's hesitantly optimistic about the potential $612 million surplus in new state funding for next year.
In this week's episode of OK Senate On Deck, Senator Treat reviews a few of the greatest Oklahoma accomplishments the Legislature has proposed just within the past few years.
In this week's episode we talk about what Senator Treat's proposed bill, dubbed the "LOFT Bill", will do for the state of Oklahoma. This Legislative Watchdog is designed to increase Accountability and Efficiencies while reducing wasteful spending.
In this short episode of OK Senate On Deck, Senator Treat recaps the 2018 Republican Caucus Retreat and also gives us an inside look into his Thanksgiving family traditions!
Senator Treat discusses implementing a Legislative Budget Office to increase government transparency & efficiencies in this episode of OK Senate On Deck.
Special Edition with U.S. Senator James Lankford. We discuss 2018 election results and each of their visions for the state moving into 2019.
Senator Treat talks about transparency, his role as Pro Tem designee, and his vision for Oklahoma moving forward.
OK Senate Legislative Update
In this week's Legislative Update we take a look at three bills that include Education Funding, Government Innovation and Reforms.
Government efficiencies, Criminal Justice Reform, and Oklahoma Health are all categories we examine this week! Check out the latest OK Senate Legislative Update to learn more on Senate legislation.
Want to know what topics the Senate is focussing the majority of legislation on this year? Check out this week's Legislative Update article!
In this week’s edition of OK Senate Legislative Update we focus on legislation being ran in the areas of fee eliminations, county land control, and increasing communication to victims of crimes.
In this week's edition of OK Senate Legislative Update, we take a look at three bills that have been requested so far in the topics of Government Efficiencies, Education, and Veterans Affairs.
This week's edition of OK Senate Legislative Update includes Interim Study recaps of a Bicameral study to increase care for traumatized children, a look into the innovation of Oklahoma Education, and furthering workforce development for OK students.
In this week’s edition of Legislative Update, we look at the Senate’s look into Truck Platooning, Land Acquisitions, and more.
OK Senate Sit Down
In this week's OK Senate Sit Down video, we sit with the chairman of the Senate Education Committee, Senator Gary Stanislawski, to discuss the status of teacher pay and the nation wide teacher shortage.
Senator David Bullard is our guest this week in OK Senate Sit Down. We learn a little about his background and expertise that he is bringing to the Senate and he also tells us about the #MyDurant movement that is happening in his hometown of Durant, OK.
In this OK Senate Sit Down special edition, we speak with Senate Appropriations Chair Roger Thompson to learn more about the $612M surplus that is being projected for next fiscal year.
In this week's edition of OK Senate Sit Down, we speak with Senator Adam Pugh about criminal justice reform and all the challenges his committee will be facing.
This week in Ok Senate Sit Down, we sit with the Chair of the Veteran and Military Affairs Committee, Senator Frank Simpson. Senator Simpson explains the latest updates and progress being made to support our Military Veterans
In this week's episode of OK Senate Sit Down we talk with Senator McCortney to discuss the latest updates on the implementation of Medical Marijuana in Oklahoma.
In this episode of OK Senate Sit Down, we visit with the new Majority Floor Leader, Senator Kim David, to discuss the Oklahoma budget and the several leadership roles she has undertaken in the Oklahoma Senate!
Aerospace is one of the fastest growing industries in Oklahoma! In this episode of OK Senate Sit Down, we talk with Senator Rosino to discuss all the recent advancements.
In this week's episode of OK Senate Sit Down, we sit with Senator Stephanie Bice to discuss her work and contribution to the implementation of alcohol reform and more.
Appropriations Chair, Sen. Roger Thompson talks about the OK State Budget moving into 2019 and his role as the newly appointed Appropriations Chair.
Hot Topic Issues
Newly elected Pro Tem, Senator Greg Treat, seeks nominees for agency, board, commission appointments. If you are interested or have more questions about serving, the Pro Tem’s Office has created an e-mail address to which you can send resumes or ask questions. Send emails to firstname.lastname@example.org.
SB 1, dubbed the LOFT bill, is designed to increase efficiency and accountability within state agencies by providing the Legislature with more consistent and in-depth information.
Pro Tem Treat announces the Chairs and Vice Chairs for the Senate Committees. Check out the entire lineup in this week’s Hot Topic Issue.
Want to know a little more about the newest Oklahoma Senators? Check out this week’s Hot Topic article.
Graphics & Other Senate Info
This #FridayGraphic is the first of our latest Infographic series called “Budget Breakdown. This week we focus on the Department of Education budget. Check out the graphic for more information.
Legislation deadline is fast approaching. Here’s a quick look at what topics are being most focused on so far by OK Senators and their legislation.
Did you know that 12 state agencies receive 92.72% of the state’s appropriated budget? Check out our #FridayGraphic to learn more about these top appropriated agencies!
Oklahoma Fosters does amazing work supporting Oklahoma children who are in need of temporary or permanent families. Check out the graphics to see how you can help support #OKFosters.