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Alcohol Law Faces Challenge, Hoskin Wins Cherokee Chief Job & Rep. Stone Calls it Quits


This Week in Oklahoma Politics, KOSU's Michael Cross talks to Republican Political Consultant Neva Hill and ACLU Oklahoma Executive Director Ryan Kiesel about a challenge to a new alcohol law requiring the manufacturers of the top 25 brands to offer products to all distributors, recent flooding brings national attention in the form of visits from Vice President Mike Pence and Democratic Presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke and the Cherokee Nation elects Chuck Hoskin, Jr. to be its next Principal Chief.

The trio also discusses Governor Stitt's appointment of Villagio Senior Living CEO Justin Brown to take over as head of the Department of Human Services and Oklahoma City Democratic State Representative Shane Stone says he is choosing to not seek reelection in 2020.

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Michael Cross is the host of KOSU's Morning Edition.
For more than two decades, Neva Hill has been a political commentator for KOSU.
Ryan Kiesel is a civil rights attorney and political consultant.