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06 Jul
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Please, Do Something

By Daniel Holland, ODP Summer Intern, University of Oklahoma There was a time when crimes were met with retribution, an offender punished not to prevent future wrongdoing but to exact the requisite amount of pain deserved for his misdeed. After this, ...

13 Jun
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Statement on Orlando Terrorist Attack

[Oklahoma City, OK, June 13, 2016] In response to the terrorist attack this weekend at an Orlando gay nightclub, Oklahoma Democratic Party Chair, Mark Hammons, released the following statement: “We offer our deepest sympathy to the victims of the Orlando ...

09 Jun
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Oklahoma Republicans Have Failed Our Municipalities

By Daniel Holland, ODP Summer Intern, University of Oklahoma “Government is not the solution to our problem; government is the problem.” As he delivered his first inaugural address, it’s easy to imagine that Ronald Reagan was channeling vintage Thoreau – “that ...

02 Jun
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ODP Statement on National Gun Violence Awareness Day

The Oklahoma Democratic Party mourns the senseless violence that yesterday morning very publicly claimed the life of Professor William S. Klug, a 39 year old father of two, and one UCLA student, a man who was both villain and victim. ...

19 May
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Republican Lawmakers Refuse to Address Real Issues

We don’t have to look very far to find behavior of bratty children, as it continues to run rampant at the Oklahoma State Capitol. While school children are walking out of their classrooms to hold rallies and march to the ...