Legislature Adjourns 2007 Regular Session - NewsOn6.com - Tulsa, OK - News, Weather, Video and Sports - KOTV.com |

Legislature Adjourns 2007 Regular Session

Updated:
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- The Oklahoma Legislature adjourned the 2007 regular session Friday after a four-month run in which lawmakers clashed with Governor Brad Henry over the state budget and among themselves over illegal immigration, civil justice reform and anti-abortion legislation.

The state House adjourned shortly after 2 o-clock this afternoon after passing a variety of legislation, including a bill to provide a permanent source of funding for a popular state-supported college scholarship program.

Members of the Senate did not report to the Capitol after wrapping up their work late yesterday. Senators adopted a resolution to formally adjourn the body effective at 5 p.m. Friday, the constitutionally mandated hour for adjournment.

The legislative session was dominated by a power struggle between the Republican-dominated Legislature and the Democratic Henry over the state budget.
  • NewsMore>>

  • Traveling War Memorial Stops In Muskogee

    Traveling War Memorial Stops In Muskogee

    A special traveling exhibit honoring the sacrifices of US soldiers is now open at the Muskogee War Memorial Park.

    More >>

    A special traveling exhibit honoring the sacrifices of US soldiers is now open at the Muskogee War Memorial Park.

    More >>
  • Tulsa Police Looking For Suspect In Guthrie Museum Break-In

    Tulsa Police Looking For Suspect In Guthrie Museum Break-In

    Tulsa Police are looking for a man they say broke into the Woody Guthrie Museum. According to police, he stole the donation container and a harmonica. Police have not provided information on how much money was taken at this time but were able to provide surveillance footage of the burglar. He is shown wearing a lime green shirt and red socks. Anyone with information is asked to call Crime-Stoppers at 918-596-COPS (2677)More >>
    Tulsa Police are looking for a man they say broke into the Woody Guthrie Museum. According to police, he stole the donation container and a harmonica. Police have not provided information on how much money was taken at this time but were able to provide surveillance footage of the burglar. He is shown wearing a lime green shirt and red socks. Anyone with information is asked to call Crime-Stoppers at 918-596-COPS (2677)More >>
Powered by Frankly
News On 6
303 N. Boston Ave.
Tulsa, OK 74103
Newson6.com is proud to provide Oklahomans with timely and relevant news and information, sharing the stories, pictures and loves of Oklahomans across our great state.
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2018 KOTV. Oklahoma Traveler™ is a registered trademark of Griffin Communications. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.