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Second Special Session, SoonerPoll Results & Opioid Commission Recommendations


This Week in Oklahoma Politics, KOSU's Michael Cross talks with ACLU Oklahoma Executive Director Ryan Kiesel and Republican Political Consultant Neva Hill about lawmakers resuming the second special session the day after starting the 2018 regular session, SoonerPoll releases results of a survey on the contenders for Governor in the primaries this June and another SoonerPoll showing unfavorable ratings for Governor Fallin and the State Legislature.

The trio also discusses news of $127,000 in pay raises to 14 employees in the State House and the Oklahoma Commission on Opioid Abuse provides 31 recommendations to the state legislature to crack down on abuse of the prescription drug.

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