Despite all the recent debate about oil and gas tax rates, the issue is still not widely understood. In this episode, Dr. Mark Snead and Dr. Jennifer Lepard break down key findings from a new research report to provide a clear, comprehensive picture of Oklahoma oil & gas taxes – and how they compare to other states. Tune in to learn more and be sure to download the Oklahoma Oil & Gas Activity and Tax Contribution report on www.okresearchfoundation.org.
From better technology to greater accountability and a more customer-centered approach, Secretary of State & Education Michael Rogers and Secretary John Budd share their vision for improving government in Oklahoma. Read More >>
The condition of our roads, bridges and waterways is not only a public safety issue—it’s also essential to Oklahoma’s commercial development. We’ll discuss the progress that’s been made, what remains to be done and the future of transportation. Read More >>
Insights on the current state of education in Oklahoma and how to improve outcomes for our students and future workforce. From the rise of charter schools to funding equity and four-day school weeks, nothing is off limits! Read More >>
The latest economic development strategies being used to create a competitive edge in attracting businesses to Oklahoma. Read More >>
With permitless carry advancing at the state capitol, the Oklahomans for Business and Property Owners’ Rights Coalition is working hard to ensure that the rights of business owners are properly protected. Read More >>
Senator James Leewright and Representative John Pfeiffer join our hosts to discuss the first 10 action-packed days of legislative session and what we can expect next! Read More >>
Former Oklahoma House Minority Leader. Current President & CEO of the State Chamber. History fanatic. Avid fly fisherman. Cigar-chewer. Enthusiastic but bad golfer.
State Chamber EVP of Govt. & Political Affairs. Former Speaker Pro Tem of the House. Burlington, OK born. Diet Dr. Pepper addict. Strong karaoke game. Always in the know.
Economist and President, Region Track
Executive Director, State Chamber Research Foundation