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State of the State, Cigarette Taxes and Wind Power

KOSU's Michael Cross, ACLU Oklahoma Executive Director Ryan Kiesel, and Republican political consultant Neva Hill

This Week in Oklahoma Politics, KOSU's Michael Cross talks with ACLU Oklahoma Executive Director Ryan Kiesel and Republican Political Consultant Neva Hill about the State of the State Address from Governor Fallin, a plan to increase cigarette taxes by $1.50 per pack and bills to eliminate, reduce or put a moratorium on tax credits.

The trio also discuss Senator James Lankford's plan to eliminate federal tax credits on wind energy and the Iowa Caucus results with less than a month before Oklahoma's Presidential Primary on Super Tuesday.

Michael Cross is the host of KOSU's Morning Edition.
Ryan Kiesel is a civil rights attorney and political consultant.
Neva Hill has been a political commentator for KOSU since 1998.
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