state capitol http://kgou.org en Fallin Signs $120 Million Oklahoma Capitol Repair Measure http://kgou.org/post/fallin-signs-120-million-oklahoma-capitol-repair-measure <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 15.454545021057129px; line-height: 15px;"><font color="red">Oklahoma's</font>&nbsp;100-year-old state Capitol will be getting a major face lift under <a href="http://bit.ly/1iRlQjl">a bill</a> signed into law by Gov. Mary Fallin.</p> Thu, 29 May 2014 19:02:00 +0000 Associated Press 30273 at http://kgou.org Fallin Signs $120 Million Oklahoma Capitol Repair Measure Senate Passes Bill For Oklahoma Capitol Repairs http://kgou.org/post/senate-passes-bill-oklahoma-capitol-repairs <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 15.454545021057129px; line-height: 15px;">The&nbsp;<font color="red">Oklahoma</font>&nbsp;Senate has resurrected a plan to spend up to $160 million to repair the nearly 100-year-old state Capitol.</p> Thu, 24 Apr 2014 18:03:20 +0000 Associated Press 27921 at http://kgou.org Senate Passes Bill For Oklahoma Capitol Repairs At Legislative Midpoint, Negotiations To Begin On Oklahoma Budget, Policy http://kgou.org/post/legislative-midpoint-negotiations-begin-oklahoma-budget-policy <p><font color="red" style="font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 15px; line-height: 15px;">Oklahoma's</font><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 15px; line-height: 15px;">&nbsp;governor and Republican legislative leaders agree in principle on cutting taxes, a multi-million dollar overhaul of the Capitol and revamping the pension system for state workers, but each side has different ideas on the specifics.</span></p> Sun, 30 Mar 2014 16:37:00 +0000 Associated Press 26235 at http://kgou.org At Legislative Midpoint, Negotiations To Begin On Oklahoma Budget, Policy Reformed Planning Commission Holds First Meeting On Crumbling Oklahoma Capitol http://kgou.org/post/reformed-planning-commission-holds-first-meeting-crumbling-oklahoma-capitol <p></p><p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Arial, Verdana, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: small; line-height: 19.488636016845703px;">State agencies are requesting more than 1,500 capital projects totaling more than $500 million, members of the reformed Long-Range Capital Planning Commission were told Tuesday during their first meeting. </span></p> Wed, 11 Sep 2013 16:01:36 +0000 eCapitol 13312 at http://kgou.org Reformed Planning Commission Holds First Meeting On Crumbling Oklahoma Capitol State Capitol Round-Up - Feb. 15 http://kgou.org/post/state-capitol-round-feb-15 <p>It’s early in the session, so the major issues before lawmakers remain mainly un-addressed and unresolved. Our main topics this week:</p><p>&gt; Tax credit changes may be dead.</p><p>&gt; A workers’ compensation bill could be in a Senate committee by Tuesday.</p><p>&gt; Conspiracy theory may thwart water conservation plan.</p><p>&gt; State Capitol may get $10 million for repairs next week.</p><p>&gt; Equalization board should give lawmakers more money to spend.</p><p></p><p><strong><span style="font-weight: bold; padding: 2px 0;">Dank's Tax Credit Plan Dunked</span></strong></p> Wed, 20 Feb 2013 15:59:58 +0000 Kurt Gwartney 593 at http://kgou.org