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...

Excise Board Fails Taxp...

In front of dozens of concerned citizens, the Excise Board today rubber stamped hundreds of millions of our tax dollars in less than an hour. By a vote of 3-0, the Excise Board approved EVERY budget on the agenda without a single change or adjustment. In fact, they were so determined to...

Tulsa Budget Board Refu...

Rather than write a recap of the meeting below, I think the audio speaks volumes for itself. However, if you’d really like an excellent summary and commentary on the meeting, I’d like to refer you to an article written by Michael BatesĀ  entitled “Tulsa County Budget...