Policy Brief: Democrats say Stitt ‘harasses’ tribes | Local news
Santa Claus : The USDA announced this week that Oklahoma will receive $ 554.8 million in loans and grants for rural electrification and water infrastructure.
The largest share, $ 234.7 million, goes to the Western Farmers Electric Cooperative. The East Central Electric Cooperative, whose service area includes southern Tulsa County, Okmulgee County and eastern Creek County, is receiving $ 178.8 million.
In addition, the Veterans Administration has provided $ 1.35 million to state-run veterans centers in Claremore, Clinton, Sulfur and Talihina. The money will be used to replace back-up generators at the sites.
Conclusions: American senses James Lankford and Jim Inhofe have signed an amicus dossier in a lawsuit attempting to block the Biden administration’s efforts to force states to demand cleaner electricity production. … Inhofe and Lankford are also among Republicans trying to prevent the release of two dozen Navy SEALS for refusing COVID-19 vaccination. … First District Congressman Kevin Hern and Stephanie Bice of 5th District were among a crowd of Republicans complaining to Commerce Secretary Gina Raimondo about duties on Canadian softwood lumber products. … Lankford praised the Biden administration’s decision to complete work on barriers in half a dozen border towns, including San Diego, Tucson and El Paso. … Oklahoma placed in the middle of the field in the Tax Foundation’s annual Business Climate Index, and has been particularly criticized for high sales tax rates. … A Hern fundraising flyer proclaims “Democrats are once again trying to ruin Christmas.”