In Session Podcast

Back In Session: 2020 Legislative Outlook

Jan 27, 2020


The State Chamber’s Guardian of Free Enterprise award winners, Sen. Julie Daniels (R-Bartlesville) and Rep. Kevin Wallace (R-Wellston), recap some of the Legislature's accomplishments from the 2019 session and give us a sneak peek at what to expect in the upcoming 2020 legislative session.

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Fred Morgan

Former Oklahoma House Minority Leader. Current President & CEO of the State Chamber. History fanatic. Avid fly fisherman. Cigar-chewer. Enthusiastic but bad golfer.

Mike Jackson

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.


Sen. Julie Daniels (R-Bartlesville)

Guardian of Free Enterprise Award Winner

Rep. Kevin Wallace (R-Wellston)

Guardian of Free Enterprise Award Winner