Anti-Abortion Bill Ruling, State Worker Overtime Veto & Democrat's Budget

May 3, 2019

This Week in Oklahoma Politics, KOSU's Michael Cross talks with Republican Political Consultant Neva Hill and siting in for Ryan Kiesel is ACLU Oklahoma Political and Advocacy Director Nicole McAfee about the State Supreme Court overturning a law limiting abortion-inducing medication, Governor Stitt signing a bill forcing abortion clinics to put up signs saying a drug induced abortion is reversible and the governor vetoing a bill giving overtime pay to state workers making less than $31,000 a year.

The trio also discusses Governor Stitt rescinding the nomination for a second term to a Wildlife Conservation Commissioners which might have been politically motivated and House Democrats release their version of a budget to include Medicaid expansion and more money for schools.