January 27, 2016

OKWatch Radio Extra: Interview With Gov. Fallin Previews ‘State of the State’

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In an interview Wednesday with Oklahoma Watch’s Brad Gibson, Gov. Mary Fallin said she hopes that cuts in education, corrections, human services and some other areas can be minimized. She will propose a solution to providing teacher pay raises, and will propose sharing services and overhead among school districts to free up more funding. She expressed concerns about the penny sales tax for education proposed by University of Oklahoma President David Boren. The interview provides a glimpse of what the governor will propose and talk about in her “State of the State” address on Monday, the opening day of the legislative session.

  • Jim Morrow

    This is like letting the fox that ate the chickens order the next flock of chickens. It’s a designed failure by people who do not believe in public education.