Oklahoma treasurer: Overall revenue collections improving
July 9, 2017
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma's state treasurer says overall collections to the state treasury are improving and the state has emerged from a one-year recession.
Treasurer Ken Miller released figures on Monday that show overall receipts in June exceeded those of the same month last year by $87 million, or 9.4 percent. He noted the state's four major revenue streams of taxes on income, oil and gas production, sales and motor vehicles last month were higher than those of June 2016.
A Republican who is also an economist, Miller says leading indicators point to continued growth in the state's...