Several well-placed top House Republicans told mental health advocates that emergency funding legislation will be put on the calendar when the big tax & spending proposal meets an expected defeat.
We'll have a full and detailed report, tonight. I also shared this news with Dale Denwalt of the Oklahoman. He may be pursuing more details.
The claims of Democrat support for the Fallin plan also have failed to materialize.
The narrative of several 'rank & file' legislators is that this is an orchestrated crisis intended to manipulate the public into accepting massive new taxes on the common man, while continuing to protect wealthy special interests and higher education subsidies to the wealthier Oklahomans.
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