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Strong energy sector now has certainty about costs of doing business

Oklahoma City (September 15, 2014) – Today’s dismissal of a challenge to the provisions of House Bill 2562 brings certainty to one of the most important industries in the state. The gross production tax...

U.S. Senator Jerry Moran to discuss government over-regulation, national debt and more

The State Chamber of Oklahoma is proud to partner with IBC Bank to present Oklahoma Conversations which brings national speakers to Oklahoma to talk about issues important to the business community. The inaugural event features U.S. Senator Jerry Moran of Kansas who serves as Chairman of the National Republican Senatorial Committee.  State Chamber President & CEO Fred Morgan will moderate a discussion with Senator Moran on issues including the Dodd-Frank changes, how the government’s...

Oklahoma City (September 10, 2014) – Since its Annual Meeting in June, the State Chamber has added some new members to its Board of Directors. The board sets policies and issue positions through its committees and also chooses its leadership.

“We are very happy that these members with diverse backgrounds and areas of expertise have taken the extra step to being involved,” said State Chamber President and CEO Fred Morgan. “We look forward to working together on an aggressive agenda for next year’s legislative session that will continue to move Oklahoma’s economy...

New system saves money while still protecting workers

Jonathan Buxton photoOklahoma City (September 2, 2014) – State Chamber of Oklahoma Vice President of Policy Development and Government Affairs Jonathan Buxton released the following statement after the National Council on...

Oklahoma Educated Workforce Initiative LogoOklahoma City (August 28, 2014) – Oklahoma Educated Workforce Initiative Executive Director Jennifer Monies released the following statement following the loss of the state’s waiver to federal No Child Left Behind mandates:

“We hope that the U.S. Department of Education’s decision today to revoke our state’s No Child Left Behind waiver serves a wakeup call to...

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