Oklahoma is facing the worst budget shortfalls in decades. Schools across our state are scrambling to balance our budgets for this year and for next. Some rural hospitals and nursing homes may have to shut down. Gov. Mary Fallin, who our state elected to office five years ago, has recently unveiled a plan to deal with […]
But now Mississippi can be thankful for us. Could it be because our leaders gave money away when oil was $100 barrel? Or is it because they now want to put us into debt to solve the budget crisis? Or perhaps there’s another reason. Read the discourse below by NonDoc.com to find out. Oh, wait: I […]
As educators, we have learned two things over this Spring Break: First, many legislators will listen when we call, write, and show up in droves. Second, monied national interests will fight back through various organizations and certain other legislators. The fight is not over.
Clinton Assistant Superintendent Tyler Bridges post an excellent question on his publicly posted Facebook page: So we are in revenue failure every month and have an over $1.3B budget shortfall, and Oklahoma Secretary of Finamce Preston Doerflinger has the audacity to say that someone else’s fiscal projections are inaccurate? All while railing on someone not representing their […]