Freedom Index: NOT a Bo...

By: Don Wyatt As concerned citizens, we must keep our elected officials accountable. How can you keep score without a lineup and a scorecard? The New American has recently published their Freedom Index, an analysis of Congressional Voting Records. This analysis covers votes cast from 1999...

Excise Board: How Fast ...

By: Don Wyatt The Special Meeting of the Tulsa County Excise Board on Tuesday, June 25, 2013, was not a surprise, but it was another disappointment for taxpayers. In less than an hour, hundreds of millions were approved with scarcely a question or comment by the Board. The complete audio...

Budget Board: Permits Q...

By Don Wyatt Today the Tulsa County Budget Board held its annual Special meeting to approve the Tulsa County Budget for 2013-2014 (also referred to as the 2014 Budget). The new budget was approved 7-1. If approved by the Excise Board later this month, the new budget will take effect July...

Vision 2 – The Vi...

  By: Ronda Vuillemont-Smith The Chamber of Commerce blubbers that American Airlines might leave Tulsa!  The airport facilities are outdated, in need of repair and upgrading and we MUST fix this immediately!  NO, Tulsa hasn’t received any guarantees that American Airlines will...

Yazel Defends Taxpayers...

A packed room today at the Republican Women’s Club of Tulsa County saw County Commissioner John Smaligo and County Assessor Ken Yazel discuss and debate the Tulsa County Budgetary process. Don Burdick, the former Chairman of the Tulsa County Republican Party, served as the moderator...