Entries by Naomi Lemon

House committee assignments made 2021

Office of House Speaker Charles McCall Note: Corrections were made to assignments to the Business and Commerce, Common Education, County and Municipal Government, Energy, General Government, and Transportation committees; the Insurance Committee was added to the committee schedule. OKLAHOMA CITY – House of Representatives committee assignments and schedules for the 58th Oklahoma Legislature were made Friday. The House will operate with 30 standing committees and 10 appropriations and budget subcommittees for the two-year session beginning […]

DEBATABLE – Market, not policy, is key to OK’s energy future

Jack Money | The Oklahoman Debates about ways to support the energy industry both in Oklahoma and across the nation have been part of every presidential and congressional election since the 1980s, and subsequent governmental actions have prompted applause or angst as they have helped or hurt energy production along the way. That’s no surprise. […]

Seminole Nation 2020 Letter Proposing Severance Fee on Production

We have been notified that members in the Seminole Nation area have received a letter proposing an 8% severance fee on production. See the letter HERE. This is the same letter that the Seminole Nation sent out 2 years ago and we still have the same opinion as before – this request is still not valid. We want […]