02 Jun

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

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 ...

10 May

Two State Representatives Concerned About DOC Plan To Send Work Release Inmates to State Prison

OKLAHOMA CITY – The Oklahoma Department of Corrections is reneging on contracts it negotiated with at least two Oklahoma communities to provide facilities and funds to establish inmate work release centers, two state Representatives charged Monday. The state Board of ...

19 Apr

Father of Rep. Morrissette Dies After Lengthy Illness

State Rep. Richard Morrissette, left, during the celebration of the 93rd birthday of his father, Robert Joseph Morrissette, right. OKLAHOMA CITY (April 19, 2016) – Robert Joseph Morrissette, the father of state Rep. Richard Morrissette of Oklahoma City, died peacefully ...

18 Apr

“Open Carry” by Untrained Gun-Toters is Scary

By Dr. George E Young Sr State Representative, House District 99 I am aware of a degradation of not only civil discourse, but also in how we as a people are beginning to place a lower value on human life ...