Oklahoma Revenue Up, Unemployment Down


Tuesday, September 6th 2011, 6:01 pm
By: News On 6


NewsOn6.com

OKLAHOMA CITY -- Good news is in store for Oklahoma's economy.

The State Treasurer says August was a good month for revenue collections. They were up more than 15 percent, compared to August of last year. The biggest growth is in oil and natural gas production.

Unemployment rates also dropped in all but five of Oklahoma's 77 counties.