Warmington: Open enrollment in public schools gives parents options

If the pandemic has taught us anything about public education, it's that parents and students need more options. In the coming legislative session, Oklahoma has an opportunity to change its one-size-fits-all approach by embracing open enrollment in public schools. Read More >>





State Chamber Announces 2021 Legislative Priorities

Measures would increase efficiency, transparency of state government. Read More >>





Lepak: A road map to success

The State Chamber Research Foundation in 2018 launched a strategic plan called OK2030. Th goal was simple, but not easy: to identify the public policies that would catapult Oklahoma from the bottom of the rankings to the top by 2030. Read More >>





Warmington: Increasing the power of policy research

Ben Lepak has accepted the position of executive director of the State Chamber Research Foundation. Ben will help the State Chamber find, develop and implement solutions to benefit business in Oklahoma, which ultimately serves all our citizens' needs. Read More >>





Peck: Change is the only constant

The State Chamber has seen incredible change during its history as the guardian of Oklahoma business. And despite new ways of working, new threats and new opportunities, our North Star remains the same. Read More >>





Warmington: Whose endorsement matters?

When you are deciding who to support, think about whether the candidate is backed by the people who know Oklahoma and work to make it a friendly business environment every day. Read More >>





Warmington: COVID-19 relief must focus on long-term

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to spread, Oklahoma businesses struggle to operate safely while keeping doors open. The actions Congress takes should provide short-term assistance without causing long-term damage. Read More >>





Crouch: Developing a healthy business climate

Developing a healthy business climate leads to an increase in employment opportunities, an expanded tax base for the state and local communities, a higher standard-of-living and better access to various services. Read More >>





Investments needed for broadband solutions

We are a state of the people. When a need of all the people is not immediately met by the private sector, our instinct is to look to the state for a solution. Read More >>





Chad Warmington comments on moving to phase two of the Open Up and Recover Safely Plan

Chad Warmington comments in response to the governor announcing Oklahoma will be moving to phase two of the Open Up and Recover Safely plan. Read More >>