Federal assistance coming for weather-related costs
February 21, 2021
Week 3 of the 2021 session is behind us, though the historic snowstorms and arctic temperatures stalled-out committee and floor votes for the first three days. Looking at all the weather forecasts, I had already headed back to Oklahoma City on Saturday so I’d be able to continue working on legislation. Meetings were pushed back, and we had full agendas for committees on Thursday and Friday to try to make up that work.
On Tuesday, Gov. Stitt spoke with the president about the energy situation resulting from this run of ice storms, snow and record low temperatures. Our governor requested r...