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COVID Death Count Discrepancy, Stitt Stimulus Complaint, OB/GYN Abortion Bill & More

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This Week in Oklahoma Politics, KOSU's Michael Cross talks with Republican Political Consultant Neva Hill and Civil Rights Attorney Ryan Kiesel about reports showing a nearly 2,500 COVID-19 death count discrepancy between the Centers for Disease Control and the State of Oklahoma, Governor Stitt joins other governors in complaints about President Biden's $1.7T Stimulus Package & lawmakers work to curb the governor's powers during an emergency.

 

The trio also discusses a bill passed by the State House to limit all abortions to only Obstetricians and Gynecologists and the another bill passed by the House requiring all initiative petitions increasing the cost of state government to include a clear statement concerning the additional funding.

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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.