Carl's Capitol Comments
October 6, 2017
Lawmakers answered Gov. Mary Fallin’s call last week and returned to the Capitol for a special legislative session. We spent Monday through Thursday in meetings trying to develop a plan that would put our state on the best path forward. I believe we made some significant progress overall. However, we are still working out the details.
Special sessions – technically called “extraordinary sessions” – come at a cost to the taxpayer. Because of this, the House of Representatives and the state Senate opted to suspend floor sessions for an indefinite amount of time beginning the evenin...