Session update

Session is racing by with only five or six weeks left depending on when we adjourn. If we can get all of the bills taken care of and a budget approved, we could possibly end session early, which would save the state money.  Given our revenue shortfall, every penny we can save is a blessing. […]

Bill Update

We’re entering into the sixth week of session and the deadline for bill consideration by the full Senate.  Of the 850 bill that were filed, only 400 made it through the committee process. Fifteen of my bills were approved in committee.  Eleven of those have already been approved by the full Senate and are now […]

A Look Ahead

The state Capitol is abuzz with activity this month as we prepare for the First Session of the 55th Legislature.  Gov. Mary Fallin’s inauguration was held recently along with the swearing in ceremonies of Lt. Gov. Todd Lamb, Corporation Commissioner Todd Hiett, Auditor and Inspector Gary Jones, Attorney General Scott Pruitt, Treasurer Ken Miller, schools Superintendent Joy […]

UPDATE: Piers Morgan Act and upcoming session

UPDATE: Piers Morgan Act and upcoming session Many people have asked for an update regarding the “Piers Morgan Act”. Fortunately, the bill helped to accomplish the goal of emphasizing the changes needed in Oklahoma to better protect our rights to self-defense as protected by the 2nd Amendment. Unfortunately, there are some in the Senate that believe our […]

Tune in Tonight to The Piers Morgan Show

Tune in live tonight at 8pm to CNN as Senator Dahm explains his new bill on The Piers Morgan Show. The bill, called the “Piers Morgan Constitutional Right to Keep and Bear Arms Without Infringement Act”, is a gun legislation that will strengthen Second Amendment rights.  It will hit the OK State Senate floor early […]

Fourth Amendment Protection Act

While the Oklahoma legislature can’t pull the plug on the National Security Agency (NSA), Senator Nathan Dahm believes the state does have the ability to make it more difficult for them to use unconstitutionally gathered information against citizens. The legislation would prohibit any government entity at the local, county, or state level from providing assistance to […]

Swearing-in Ceremony Details

The swearing-in ceremony for the Oklahoma State Senate and State House of Representatives will be as follows: Wednesday, November 14th, 2012 Oklahoma State Capitol Building 2300 North Lincoln Boulevard, Oklahoma City, OK House ceremony at 11:00am in the House Chamber Senate ceremony at 12:00 noon in the Senate Chamber Free parking is available in the […]

Voter Guide

Many people have asked about how they should vote in the upcoming election seeing as there is much more on the ballot than just the presidential election. We also have 6 state questions, 2 Tulsa County propositions, and many judges to vote to retain or not. While different people will both agree and disagree with […]