House Back in Session

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By Rep. Scooter Park

The state Legislature is back in session, so I’m again splitting my time between the district and the state Capitol.

In addition to the regular legislative session, we are still convening in our second special session working to close the books on the Fiscal Year 2018 budget. If you’ll recall, the governor vetoed the budget we handed her in late November at the adjournment of the first special session. Her action left three state health care agencies with only enough funding to get through April. Because of an extraordinary flu season, the Oklahoma Health Care Authority is now struggling just to get through March.


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