Tags » Mary Fallin

A Republican Governor Displays Common Sense about Gun Laws?

First and foremost, the NRA gun lobby is the enemy of 90 percent of the American people. Ten percent of all Americans own 90 percent of our nation’s guns. 514 more words

Oklahoma Governor Vetoes No-Permit Gun Carry Law

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma’s Republican Gov. Mary Fallin vetoed a bill on late Friday that would have authorized adults to carry firearms without a permit or training. 356 more words

News

Oklahoma teachers approach capitol for raise in funding

By Chelsea Weeks, News Editor   (Photo by Jacob Factor/The Bison)

Desks were empty, and classrooms were closed as students and teachers rallied together at the state capitol Monday and Tuesday. 1,056 more words

NEWS

In Choosing to Strike, Oklahoma Teachers Want More Than a Badly-Needed Salary Boost. They Want Funding for Decent Classrooms.

Oklahoma teachers are on strike this week.

The teachers chose to strike despite Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin’s signing a bill into law on Thursday, March 29, 2018, in an effort to circumvent the strike. 1,619 more words

Public School Funding

Oklahoma governor compares teachers to 'a teenage kid that wants a better car'

OKLAHOMA — Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin signed a measure giving teachers a $6,100 pay raise and then compared their demand for more education funding to “a teenage kid that wants a better car.” 183 more words

News

Oklahoma Teachers Walk Out For 2nd Day In Red-State Revolt

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Many schools will remain closed for a second day in Oklahoma Tuesday as teachers rally for higher pay and education funding in a rebellion that has hit several Republican-led states across the country. 638 more words

World & National