Oklahoma Rep. Leslie Osborn to run for labor commissioner
August 10, 2017
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Republican state Rep. Leslie Osborn says she'll run for Oklahoma labor commissioner next year.
Elected in 2008, Osborn is the former chairman of the powerful House Appropriations and Budget Committee. She was replaced last month by Republican House Speaker Charles McCall amid a disagreement over cuts to services administered by the state Department of Human Services.
A resident of Mustang, Osborn said Wednesday she'll work with businesses and workers to create safe workplaces and strong companies. The Labor Commission is responsible for overseeing many industries and...