Curtis McDaniel http://kgou.org en Lawmakers Call for Testing Moratorium After Mishap http://kgou.org/post/lawmakers-call-testing-moratorium-after-mishap <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Some state legislators are calling for a moratorium on public school testing after a number of computer glitches were reported by state education officials.</span></p><p>Longtime school administrator and State Rep. Curtis McDaniel (D-Smithville) says it would be unfair to subject students to testing this year after ``a ton of problems'' have been reported with the process.</p> Wed, 01 May 2013 20:54:00 +0000 Brian Hardzinski & Associated Press 5000 at http://kgou.org Lawmakers Call for Testing Moratorium After Mishap Okla. House Kills Texting and Driving Ban Again http://kgou.org/post/okla-house-kills-texting-and-driving-ban-again <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Oklahoma House for the third time this session has derailed a proposal to ban texting while driving. &nbsp;</span></p><p>The latest text ban attempt came in the form of an amendment by State Rep. Curtis McDaniel (D-Smithville) on a bill dealing with reckless driving penalties.</p><p>The amendment was tabled Tuesday with a 49-37 vote. &nbsp;</p><p> Tue, 23 Apr 2013 19:01:38 +0000 Associated Press 4431 at http://kgou.org Okla. House Kills Texting and Driving Ban Again