Little help for Oklahoma diabetics as cost of insulin soars

A study at the Oklahoma Legislature to examine high insulin prices was abruptly canceled. “It’s frustrating, but it doesn’t change the fact that I intend to file legislation to look at how we can address this issue,” Rep. Forrest Bennett said.
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Oklahoma gave Boeing $90 million in incentive money, along with a few other breaks

Some of the aerospace company's incentive deals with the state have retroactive start dates or were later amended to lower the employment threshold used to calculate the number of jobs company could claim payments on, The Frontier has found.
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Dark money groups spend tens of thousands of dollars leading up to Oklahoma runoff races

While political action committees must disclose their donors, dark money groups, which include social welfare groups, trade associations and unions, do not.
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Rep. Mullin still holds stock in company at center of New York criminal case

“He still owns the stock and is not under investigation,” said Amy Lawrence, spokeswoman for Mullin’s office. Federal prosecutors announced this week that a New York Republican Congressman had been charged with allegedly dumping his holdings of that stock.
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Moving the line: As casinos ready for new games, state officials eye a new deal with tribes

New games like roulette and craps are expected to bring in millions to the state, but some officials are looking toward casinos’ main source of revenue as a way to boost state revenue — electronic gaming.
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Auto dealership family pushes back against $46 million lawsuit, counter sues

The responses to the suit accuse Roundtree of selling damaged vehicles without disclosing it to customers, retaining customer rebates without disclosing it to customers or lending institutions, running credit reports without consent, and reporting false information to banks on vehicle sales.
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Survivors of Oklahoma City bombing left with questions about how money from disaster fund was distributed

Some survivors say they still struggle to gain access to millions of dollars donated to help them get on with their lives after the 1995 bombing
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Five years after tornado, residents of Oklahoma town still waiting for money back from homebuilding scam

Residents still talk about the charismatic dark-haired woman from Texas with seven different last names who arrived on a mission from God to help the mobile home park rebuild.
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Gatesway says state budget cuts caused its financial woes. Documents show the problems run far deeper

Gatesway quickly fell from steady financial footing and tumbled into debts so unmanageable its leaders began frantically liquidating assets, laying off employees and picking off clients they deemed “unprofitable” just to pay its bills.
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U.S. Supreme Court to take up Oklahoma death penalty case, question of Creek Nation reservation

There is no timeline for how the case will proceed, but briefs will likely be submitted to the high court through the summer, with oral arguments to occur in autumn, and a decision by the court being issued by June 2019, an Oklahoma AG's Office spokesman said Monday.
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