Medicaid Expansion Win, Traffic Ticket Amnesty & OKC Pride Week

Jun 21, 2019

This Week in Oklahoma Politics, KOSU's Michael Cross talks with Republican Political Consultant Neva Hill and ACLU Oklahoma Executive Director Ryan Kiesel about a win for supporters of a ballot initiative petition on Medicaid Expansion when the state Supreme Court ruled it could move forward, the fate of $85M in an opioid settlement with Teva Pharmaceuticals awaits a judges ruling and Oklahoma City passes an ordinance allowing for an amnesty period for past due parking offenses and low level offenders.

The trio also discusses the Oklahoma Checkbook website unveiled by Governor Stitt to educate people about state budgets and expenses and Oklahoma City Mayor David Holt makes history by declaring Pride Week.