Trump Says Chief Of Staff John Kelly Will Leave His Job At End Of YearPresident Trump announced Saturday that John Kelly will be leaving his post as White House chief of staff at the end of the year, marking the end of a tenuous, sometimes tumultuous tenure that many believed would conclude months ago.
Report: Beto O'Rourke, Obama Meet Amid 2020 Presidential Run SpeculationBeto O'Rourke, the outgoing El Paso Congressman who mounted a strong but unsuccessful insurgent campaign to oust Republican Sen. Ted Cruz, reportedly met with former President Barack Obama amid speculation he is mulling a presidential bid in 2020. Accordi
State Lawmakers Giving Constitutional Carry Another ShotLawmakers are planning to give constitutional carry another shot. It would allow anyone 21 and over, without a felony record, to carry a gun without training or a license. Backers hope a new governor improves their chances of getting the bill passed. Last
Pres. Trump Says 'No Reason' For Him To Hear Khashoggi Death Tape
President Donald Trump said there is no reason for him to listen to a recording of the “very violent, very vicious” killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, which has put him in a diplomatic bind: how to admonish Riyadh for the slaying yet maintain strong ties with a close ally.
Tom Cole Re-Elected To Congress From District 4
Oklahoma voters have decided to send U.S. Rep. Tom Cole back to Washington. Cole (R-Moore) was leading challenger Mary Brannon 62 percent to 34 percent with the Associated Press called the race just before 8 p.m. Tuesday. Cole, 69, has been serving in Congress since 2003 and is a Deputy Majority Whip. Click here for more election results from News 9.
Edmondson And Stitt Campaigns Work To Energize Base
The race for governor is in the home stretch. From now until election day, News 9’s Bonnie Campo and Aaron Brilbeck will be covering the candidates as they continue to travel across Oklahoma. With both Republican Candidate Kevin Stitt and Democratic Candidate Drew Edmondson striking within just a few percentage points apart, both men have said this race will depend on who can motivate their base to get out and vote.
Dial Test: Stitt's CEO-Speak Doesn’t Appeal Beyond Republican Base
In order to fully understand how the two top candidates for governor this year are impacting voters, SoonerPoll.com partnered with News 9/News On 6 and performed a dial test of the candidates speaking at the 'From Now On' debate held Oct. 11. What is a Dial Test? How it is conducted? And how do I read/interrupt a Dial Test? First, we evaluate how likely voters, broken down by political party, respond to Drew Edmondson talking about the budget cuts that state agencies have exper...