March 27, 2014: The Long Road to Banning Texting While Driving 

Oklahoma Watch’s David Fritze talks to Sen. Ron Sharp R-Shawnee about why his bill to ban texting while driving did not pass for a second consecutive year.

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David Fritze

Before joining Oklahoma Watch in 2012, Fritze worked at The Arizona Republic for 20 years in various positions, including business, metro and national editor, as well as a senior reporter.