Scott Pruitt is one of several Republicans running for Oklahoma's soon-to-be vacant Senate seat.
Gov. Kevin Stitt (R) just signed a bill that bans abortion at fertilization and uses the same enforcement mechanism as Texas' six-week ban.
The state passed a bill banning abortion from the moment of fertilization, less than an hour before the vice president met with abortion providers.
The bill would prohibit all abortions and would allow private citizens to sue providers.
Elvis Costello, Patti Smith and Mavis Staples will be among the dignitaries expected for the opening of the Bob Dylan Center.
A storm system spawned several tornadoes that whipped through areas of Texas and Oklahoma, causing damage to a school, a marijuana farm and other structures.
Texas was the first state to implement a draconian abortion ban with a brutal enforcement mechanism. Next up, Oklahoma.
Oklahoma’s Republican Gov. Kevin Stitt has signed a Texas-style abortion ban that prohibits abortions after about six weeks of pregnancy.
“I still see Black men seeing being shot, Black bodies lying in the street.” Survivors of the 1921 Tulsa race massacre testified during a congressional hearing, days before the centennial of the violence.
“Storm chasing was his passion,” said the mother of one of the students killed in a highway crash involving a tractor-trailer in northern Oklahoma.