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Oklahoma lawmakers approve bill banning almost all abortions

AP News Radio

00:36 sec | Last month

Oklahoma lawmakers approve bill banning almost all abortions

"Lawmakers in Oklahoma approved a bill prohibiting all abortions with few exceptions Abortions would be banned in Oklahoma except to save the life of a pregnant woman or if the pregnancy is the result of rape or incest that has been reported to law enforcement Governor Kevin stitt had earlier signed a bill that bans abortion after 6 weeks of pregnancy Two of Oklahoma's four abortion clinics already stopped providing abortions and an attorney for the two other independent clinics said they will no longer offer services once this new bill is signed The Oklahoma bill comes following a leaked draft opinion from the U.S. Supreme Court suggesting

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"kevin stitt" Discussed on WTOP

WTOP

02:21 min | 2 months ago

"kevin stitt" Discussed on WTOP

"Asking Congress for an additional $33 billion for Ukraine What he believes the country needs to fight the war against Russia I just signed a request to Congress for a critical security economic and humanitarian assistance To help Ukraine continue to counter Putin's aggression and at a very pivotal moment It includes over $20 billion for military and security assistance to keep weapons and ammunition flowing Additional funding for more humanitarian aid for Ukraine and other countries taking in refugees Plus money to keep the Ukrainian government running We need this bill to support Ukraine in this fight for freedom and our NATO allies our EU partners They're going to pay their fair share of the cost as well but we have to do this We have to do our part as well We'll leave you the lines Mister Biden also announced a comprehensive package to hold the Russian government and Russian oligarchs accountable CBS News special report I'm Stacy Lynn Knew this hour the Republican dominated Oklahoma House of Representatives today gave final approval to a bill prohibiting abortion after 6 weeks of pregnancy That's before many women even know they're pregnant That Bill goes to Republican governor Kevin stitt who's expected to sign it within days because the bill has an emergency provision It takes effect immediately after the governor signs it Abortion providers say it will immediately end most abortions in Oklahoma a similar bill approved in Texas last year led to a dramatic reduction in the number of abortions performed there many women went to Oklahoma and other surrounding states for abortions A mother who was once charged with killing her two month old son has been found dead at her apartment in northeast and now police have made an arrest When police got to the bending road department of 39 year old ladonia Boggs after receiving a 9-1-1 hangup call they found Boggs dead in her doorway she had been stabbed Now arrested for the killing 44 year old Carl Jones the father of Boggs son This comes after Boggs was originally charged with killing their infant son cion Jones last year the charges that were downgraded after she admitted to rolling over on top of the baby in bed and putting his body in a dumpster when she believed he was dead The boy's body was never found According to court documents before the baby's death Boggs and the boy's father Carl Jones exchanged heated texts over the child in which Boggs claimed she regretted having the boy Now Jones is charged with second degree murder in Boggs death Mike Morello WTO news.

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Julius Jones' family begs for clemency as execution nears

AP News Radio

00:47 sec | 8 months ago

Julius Jones' family begs for clemency as execution nears

"Hours before he was slated to die convicted killer Julius Jones has been granted clemency in Oklahoma Oklahoma governor Kevin Stitt used his authority to spare the life of Julius Jones just hours before his scheduled execution there's been a public outcry over doubts about Jones is guilty in the slaying of a businessman more than twenty years ago during a car jacking the governor commuted the death sentence to life imprisonment without parole Jones says he was framed by the actual killer who had been a high school friend Oklahoma's Attorney General says he respects the governor's decision to grant clemency but he's convinced Jones is guilty the case was featured in a twenty eighteen documentary the last defense produced by actress viola Davis I'm

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"kevin stitt" Discussed on KTOK

KTOK

01:33 min | 1 year ago

"kevin stitt" Discussed on KTOK

"Bar owners and Republican governor Kevin Stitt. Announced in November. No in person service of food or alcohol will be allowed after 11 at bars and restaurants, space tables at least 6 FT. Apart amid coronavirus fears, an attorney for the bar owners says the state's constitution and Oklahoma law must still be honored and that a virus does not give the governor the power to institute any law he wants by Fiat. Margo Marino. In other news, the Corona virus pandemic is impacted the number of students enrolled in public schools in Oklahoma for the current school year. There's been a decline of about 1% from last year or about 9500 students. It's the first enrollment decline in 19 years. The State Education Department says. Pre K and kindergarten students account for 75% of the decreased enrollment. State School Superintendent Joy Hoffmeister says it shows schools will need to heighten their focus on early learning opportunity. These. The Oklahoma State Medical examiner's office as a Canadian county jail inmate died last year from a flesh eating disease. Jacqueline Scott reports, Leslie Hendricks was in custody on a first degree murder charge for the death of a toddler. She was baby sitting. She collapsed in October while taking a shower and was taken to a hospital where she died. Authorities say Hendricks went into septic shock. And respiratory failure from the disease and baseball Hall of Famer and former L. A Dodgers manager Tommy Lasorda has died at age 93. I'm Marco Marino. Hey,.

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"kevin stitt" Discussed on KTOK

KTOK

01:31 min | 1 year ago

"kevin stitt" Discussed on KTOK

"Lawyers for bar owners and Republican governor Kevin Stitt, who announced in November No in person service of food or alcohol will be allowed after 11 at bars and restaurants. Space tables at least 6 FT. Apart amid coronavirus fears, an attorney for the bar owners says the state's constitution and Oklahoma law must still be honored. And that a virus does not give the governor the power to institute any law he wants by Fiat State health officials say. Oklahoma counties First covert vaccine clinic inoculated 1200 people over the age of 65. They were vaccinated at Mercy Hospital. Health Department officials say they hope to host another clinic soon. 3781 new cases of Copan 19 in Oklahoma reported yesterday. That brings the state's total to 315,300. Before confirmed cases, the State Health Department announced 39 more people have died, bringing the death toll to 2672 State Democratic Party Chairman Alicia Andrew says those members of the Oklahoma Congressional delegation who tried to stop the electoral college count should resign. Immediately. Andrews says their actions were traitorous, She says they helped fuel the flames of insurrection, and they have blood on their hands and Oklahoma woman has been arrested in connection with those riots at the Capitol, Beth Myers reports among the more than 60 people arrested Wednesday.

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"kevin stitt" Discussed on AP News

AP News

08:39 min | 2 years ago

"kevin stitt" Discussed on AP News

"Ohio's governor has tested positive for the corona virus just before a planned meeting with president trump the news came as the president left the White House we're going to Ohio where he was to visit in Cleveland with governor Mike DeWine who was tested for the virus as standard protocol before being with the president his office is to wind tested positive band is heading home to quarantine he's the second governor to test positive after Oklahoma's Kevin Stitt last month Sager mag ani Washington

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Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine tests positive ahead of Trump visit

AP News Radio

00:31 sec | 2 years ago

Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine tests positive ahead of Trump visit

"Ohio's governor has tested positive for the corona virus just before a planned meeting with president trump the news came as the president left the White House we're going to Ohio where he was to visit in Cleveland with governor Mike DeWine who was tested for the virus as standard protocol before being with the president his office is to wind tested positive band is heading home to quarantine he's the second governor to test positive after Oklahoma's Kevin Stitt last month Sager mag ani Washington

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"kevin stitt" Discussed on AP News

AP News

02:08 min | 2 years ago

"kevin stitt" Discussed on AP News

"The neck of George Floor that killed him. Meantime, body camera footage made public today shows a panicked and fearful George Floyd pleading with the officers in the minutes before his death. Saying I'm not a bad guy as they try to wrestle him into a squad car. Several New York City police officers were attacked and injured as pro police and anti police protesters clashed on the Brooklyn Bridge. This is AP News. More than 70 rich nations have signed up to a global Corona virus Vaccine alliance in a statement, the vaccines alliance Gabby so 75 countries will join his knew Kovacs facility along with 90 low income countries who hoped to receive donated shots. The Associated Press has reported this week that the plan may allow rich countries to reinforce their own grown a virus vaccine stocks while leaving fewer shots for the more vulnerable populations. Gabby has told donor governments that when an effective one is found within its pool of covert 19 vaccines, all countries will receive enough to cover 20% of their populations, including rich countries may have their own stockpiles. I'm Charles Village Asthma. A Russian prankster posing as the U. N secretary general managed to get through to Poland's president by telephone, rendering him speechless following questions about Ukraine, Russia and the outcome of Sunday's election. Ed Donahue. AP News CORONA VIRUS Update. I'm a Donahue with an AP News MINUTE The governor of Oklahoma, Kevin Stitt has tested positive for the Corona virus. I was pretty shocked that I was the 1st 1st governor Teo Teo get it Stitched says he feels fine. President Trump held a rally in Tulsa, Oklahoma last month. It's not clear how the governor got the virus Texas in Florida each recorded more than 10,000 new Corona virus cases today. At the White House. President Trump was asked about an op ed in Yusa today from his trade representative Peter Navarro. That is critical of Dr Anthony Fauci. We're all in the same team, including doctor found, You have a very good relationship. With Dr Fauci and we're all in the same team. We want to get rid of this mess that China sent..

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Oklahoma's governor says he has tested positive for COVID-19

All Things Considered

00:38 sec | 2 years ago

Oklahoma's governor says he has tested positive for COVID-19

"This was Governor Kevin Stitt during a covert 19 press conference last Thursday. Without a mask, protect the freedoms and Oklahoma. We're not gonna mandate in the state of Oklahoma. We're not going to be massive Shamers state has tested positive for the virus and is now isolating. Last month he went to President Trump's indoor campaign rally. Health officials say the event contributed to a spike in new cases here. Earlier this month, The governor also met with Elon Musk, about opening a test left plant in Tulsa State was seen at both events without a mascot Times The state of Oklahoma has had more than 22,000 confirmed cases of Corona virus

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"kevin stitt" Discussed on KTOK

KTOK

03:26 min | 2 years ago

"kevin stitt" Discussed on KTOK

"HEALTH The best plan for the best price at 866 Get Health or health guys dot com. Use radio 1000 Okay, em. Hey, X x Y FM, 96.18 to Oklahoma City Governor Kevin Step tests positive for cope in 19. I'm Beth Myers in the news Radio. 1000 Katie. Okay, News center. The governor of Oklahoma apparently becomes the first governor in the country to test positive for covert 19. Here's Margot Murano governor Kevin Stitt made the announcement today saying he has tested positive for Koba 19. I felt a little bit yesterday, I didn't have a fever, but just a little bit, so I just did my regular Testing and it came back Positive s O. I just want to be transparent with Oklahomans. He says he will work from home until he is cleared and will remain isolated from his wife and Children who he says have tested negative. He says he still is not going to mandate that Oklahomans where a mask as it would be problematic to enforce. Says he doesn't know where he got the virus, but that the timeline doesn't fit for him to have contracted it during President Trump's recent rally in Tulsa, meanwhile, Coben 19 infections in Oklahoma continue to increase at a record level. And a daily report out today. The State Health Department says the number of positive cases in Oklahoma in the last 24 hours has increased by 1075. That's a new daily record. There have been four additional deaths. And another 15 people have been hospitalized. Oklahoma City Mayor David Holt has called a special meeting of the Oklahoma City Council to consider a proposed mask ordinance and that virtual meeting Is scheduled for 1 p.m. On Friday. The Mask ordinance is the only item on the agenda. Mayor Holt says he will vote for the ordinance. He says. Mask wearing an indoor public places is proven to dramatically reduce the rate of transmission, he says. It's something we clearly need in Oklahoma City and Wal Mart will require all of its customers to wear masks in its stores starting on Monday. Now, most of the 5000 Wal Mart stores already have a mask requirement because it's required the state or local level. A new policy will affect the 35% of stores where masks are not required. It's also for customers of Sam's Club stores. Choctaw Police were called to the scene of a crash this morning and are now conducting a murder investigation. They say a person was found dead inside of a car that ran into a ditch near Northeast 36th Street and Harper this morning. The driver had a gunshot wound. And another lawsuit by legislative leaders against Governor Kevin Stead, accusing him of exceeding his authority by signing tribal gaming compacts that they say violate state law. Here's Jack Well and Scott, Senate President Pro TEM Greg Treat and House Speaker Charles Call filed the lawsuit in response to gaming compacts that state signed on July 1st with the United to a band of Cherokee Indians. And the Kylie G. Tribal town treat and McCall previously suits Ted over gaming compacts he signed in April.

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Oklahoma Gov. Kevin Stitt tests positive for coronavirus

Sean Hannity

00:58 sec | 2 years ago

Oklahoma Gov. Kevin Stitt tests positive for coronavirus

"Governor Kevin Step tests positive for cope in 19. I'm Beth Myers in the news Radio. 1000 Katie. Okay, News center. The governor of Oklahoma apparently becomes the first governor in the country to test positive for covert 19. Here's Margot Murano governor Kevin Stitt made the announcement today saying he has tested positive for Koba 19. I felt a little bit yesterday, I didn't have a fever, but just a little bit, so I just did my regular Testing and it came back Positive s O. I just want to be transparent with Oklahomans. He says he will work from home until he is cleared and will remain isolated from his wife and Children who he says have tested negative. He says he still is not going to mandate that Oklahomans where a mask as it would be problematic to enforce. Says he doesn't know where he got the virus, but that the timeline doesn't fit for him to have contracted it during President Trump's recent rally in Tulsa, meanwhile, Coben

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Alabama Mandates Masks, Oklahoma Governor Tests Positive for Coronavirus

AP 24 Hour News

00:12 sec | 2 years ago

Alabama Mandates Masks, Oklahoma Governor Tests Positive for Coronavirus

"Florida. Alabama will require people to wear masks in public after a surgeon Corona virus cases they're the governor of Oklahoma, Kevin Stitt. Says he has tested positive for the Corona virus. He is

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"kevin stitt" Discussed on AP News

AP News

12:18 min | 2 years ago

"kevin stitt" Discussed on AP News

"For the first time in American governor has tested positive for the corona virus days before Oklahoma hosted president trump's first rally of the virus area last month it's going to be safe and we're really really excited Kevin Stitt was at the rally an event health experts say likely contributed to a virus surgeon Oklahoma now state himself has just kind of feels like a baby the start of a little cold is what it feels like right now but really I feel feel fine the first term GOP governors back one of the nation's most aggressive re opening plans state rarely wears a mask and has been resisting any statewide mask mandate saying today you just open up a big words Sager mag ani Washington

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Oklahoma Gov. Stitt tests positive for virus

AP News Radio

00:44 sec | 2 years ago

Oklahoma Gov. Stitt tests positive for virus

"For the first time in American governor has tested positive for the corona virus days before Oklahoma hosted president trump's first rally of the virus area last month it's going to be safe and we're really really excited Kevin Stitt was at the rally an event health experts say likely contributed to a virus surgeon Oklahoma now state himself has just kind of feels like a baby the start of a little cold is what it feels like right now but really I feel feel fine the first term GOP governors back one of the nation's most aggressive re opening plans state rarely wears a mask and has been resisting any statewide mask mandate saying today you just open up a big words Sager mag ani Washington

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"kevin stitt" Discussed on KOMO

KOMO

02:25 min | 2 years ago

"kevin stitt" Discussed on KOMO

"KOMO, Seattle KOMO FM, Oakville 20 minutes of nonstop news starts Now Here's what you could expect. After we check in with ABC, Washington decides to count Kobe deaths a different way. I'm Brian Calvert with change and where that puts our current number. Also They'll have more stories after we check in with ABC News at the top of the hour. Global News time now 10 o'clock from ABC News. I'm Michelle Franzen. A growing number of states seen a rise in Corona virus cases and hospitalizations. Alabama Now the latest order face coverings be worn in public Governor K Ivy today says new cases topping. 2100 as of last night, or two week period. From June 29 to July 13. The total number of Kobe Case 19 and Alabama rose by 50%. In Oklahoma Governor Kevin Stitt says he's tested positive for Corona virus and is isolating at home. He supported the president's campaign rally in Tulsa just over three weeks ago on June 18th at a briefing ahead of that rally, stayed saying this about the reopening plans in his state were one of the first states that has safely immeasurably re opened. We went through, we went to Phase three On June 1st. Now, he says he wants to use his case and says people should get tested today. President Trump says his thoughts and prayers are with the stick with Stitch and his family, two of the nation's most recognizable landmarks, now set to reopen next week. The Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island have been closed since March due to the Corona virus pandemic. The National Park Service said they would partially reopened Monday, assuming New York City moves into the next phase of its planned reopening. Initially, visitors would have access to the grounds of Liberty and Ellis Island. The Statue of Liberty Museum in Ellis Island. National Museum of Immigration Staff will be wearing masks, but they're not mandatory for visitors despite city and state guidance to wear them in situations when social distancing is not possible. Aaron Carter SKI ABC NEWS NEW YORK In a unanimous vote last night, the City Council of Asheville, North Carolina, approved to provide reparations to black residents and their descendants. The city apologized for the historic role in slavery, discrimination and denial of basic liberties. The resolution does not mandate direct payments and will make investments in areas where black residents face disparities. You're listening to ABC News. Stay connected..

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"kevin stitt" Discussed on AP News

AP News

11:38 min | 2 years ago

"kevin stitt" Discussed on AP News

"For the first time in American governor has tested positive for the corona virus days before Oklahoma hosted president trump's first rally of the virus there last month it's going to be safe and we're really really excited Kevin state was at the rally an event health experts say likely contributed to a virus surgeon Oklahoma now state himself has it saying he got tested after feeling a bit achy yesterday the first term GOP governors back one of the nation's most aggressive re opening plans state rarely wears a mask and has been resisting any statewide mask mandate saying today that would just open up big head of worms Sager mag ani Washington

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"kevin stitt" Discussed on KDWN 720AM

KDWN 720AM

01:34 min | 2 years ago

"kevin stitt" Discussed on KDWN 720AM

"Played is they made this program out of thin air did it on a turn of a dime in this administration has thought long about this thoughtful about this decided to wind this unlawful program down over a series of six months and again what we have is Supreme Court saying that's not good enough you need to go back at it you need to re look at that that's very troubling to me so we have one administration making a program we have a second administration another administration taking a look at how do we wind down and unlawful program what the other what the administration did is I need a new all a new visa our new program the deferred action program out of thin air the Supreme Court ruling that the trump administration failed to give a reason why it should get rid of the program despite the heat the growing risk of corona virus and a lukewarm reception from local leaders are backers of president trump are already capped data camped out outside of an arena in Tulsa Oklahoma that's where he'll hold his first campaign rally in months Oklahoma has the big surgeon new coronavirus cases to a new daily high double the previous record setting number two days earlier the Tulsa county continues to be the state's leading covert nineteen hot spot with nineteen hundred and forty five cases the president thanking Oklahoma governor Kevin Stitt at a small business roundtable on Thursday and we're gonna be in Oklahoma and it's a crowd like I guess nobody's seen before we have a tremendous tremendous requests.

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Oklahoma governor seeks larger event for Trump's Tulsa rally

Larry Elder

00:24 sec | 2 years ago

Oklahoma governor seeks larger event for Trump's Tulsa rally

"So many people are interested in attending president trump's rally Saturday in Tulsa Oklahoma at the governor there is seeking a larger outdoor venue to accommodate them governor Kevin Stitt said Monday after talking with Mr trump and vice president pence the nearly one million people have requested tickets to the event some trump supporters have already started waiting in line outside the nineteen thousand C. box center in

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"kevin stitt" Discussed on KTOK

KTOK

02:14 min | 2 years ago

"kevin stitt" Discussed on KTOK

"Coming up a woman is dead after an overnight house fire in southeast Oklahoma City fire crews were called to the fire near southeast forty fourth and sunny lane about three this morning the cause of the fire is under investigation a bill that would have provided money for the sooner Kerr two point oh Medicaid expansion plan stricken by governor Kevin Stitt making bishop reports the bill vetoed yesterday would have given the program money from the supplemental hospital offset payment program but only for the upcoming fiscal year governor says one time funds are not the way to pay for Medicaid expansion and if it became law it could have required deeper cuts to state agencies good news for state retirees governor Kevin Stitt has signed a bill providing a cost of living adjustment for retired teachers firefighters police officers judges and others of between two and four percent depending on how long they've been retired it's been over a decade to save on the cost of living adjustment some excited to sign this into law now he says he told Oklahomans on the campaign trail that he would get the coal across the finish line and he says he delivered on his promise lawmakers will be back at the state capitol today to wrap up work for the session they'll meet in regular and special sessions and are expected to consider whether to overturn more of the governor's vetoes last week they overrode the governor's veto of the state seven point seven billion dollar budget allowing it to become law president trump announcing that the U. S. is pulling out of the open skies treaty that permits more than thirty four nations to conduct unarmed observation flights over each other's territory John decker reports the president telling reporters before departing on marine one that Russia is violating the open skies agreement I think we have a very good relationship with Russia but Russia did it here to the trading so until they get here we will pull out president expressing optimism that a new open skies treaty could be reached with Russia that would replace the decades old agreement the president has also said he would not renew the treaty unless China also joined the agreement alcohol my heart doctor is going to prison but Myers reports and admin cardiologists has been sentenced.

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"kevin stitt" Discussed on KTOK

KTOK

02:35 min | 2 years ago

"kevin stitt" Discussed on KTOK

"Running again good morning I'm Jacquelyn Scott and Katie okay news center this is Oklahoma's first news we're at the beginning of a beautiful spring day are forecast is coming up governor Kevin Stitt is moving ahead with his plan to reopen the state here's Michael board governor Kevin Stitt says he's been carefully tracking covert nineteen cases in Oklahoma he says the data supports a three phase plan to re open the state are hospitalizations peas on March thirtieth in the state of Oklahoma five hundred and sixty and have slowly trended down this entire month of April it says he can pull back at any time if there's an increase of new cases each of the opening phases will last about two weeks the house delays its return to Washington as Republicans and Democrats lay markers for another round of corona virus related spending your helper reports house democratic leaders reversed course and scrapped plans for lawmakers to return next week we have no choice the capital position as recommends that may not come back on a call with a government employees union house speaker Nancy Pelosi said as much as five hundred billion dollars in federal aid could be required for state and local governments Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell meanwhile says any additional pandemic funding must include liability protection for hospitals and businesses have been brave enough to open up again the boys brave enough to go back to work the Senate does plan to reconvene Monday Oklahoma lawmakers also are expected to return to the state capitol on Monday Senate president pro tem Greg treat says it will depend on a lot of factors including the overall public health situation in our state the capital has been closed to the public transmitting or trump says he'll use an executive order to force meat processing plants to stay open has been asked so in other industries yet but with the meat packing and with the transportation we have had some difficulty where they're having a liability that's really unfair to them there have been growing concerns about a possible food shortage because of the number of covert nineteen operation plants across the country the order would label the workers essential employees who need to keep working the White House says it's working with the labor department for standards and guidance to keep workers safe and ensure they can continue to do their jobs governor state is.

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"kevin stitt" Discussed on KTOK

KTOK

02:00 min | 2 years ago

"kevin stitt" Discussed on KTOK

"Scenario we have a big blue and you have some corona and if it does come back it's not going to come back and I've spoken to ten different people not going to be like it was I didn't say that this was going to be worse I said it was gonna be more complicate are more difficult and potentially complicated because we'll have flew in corona virus circulate at same time but as the battle to fight the virus wages on so it was the fight to reopen our economy protest continuing throughout the country governor came instead wants to start re opening the state as early as tomorrow as we hear from Beth Myers governor Kevin Stitt says with covered nineteen numbers improving in Oklahoma it's time to start re opening some businesses this is a careful and measured approach designed to protect the most vulnerable people safely easy Oklahomans back to work governor says hair salons nail salons and barber shops will be allowed to open by appointment only starting Friday as long as they adhere to strict sanitation protocols and they're not in communities that have closing restrictions in place he says of Colbert nineteen numbers remain stable then all may first restaurant dining rooms movie theaters gyms and churches will be allowed to re open bars will remain closed despite the governor's move to start re opening some businesses Oklahoma City mayor David Holt says Oklahoma city's shelter in place proclamation will remain in place through April thirtieth and so will the closure of personal care services in Oklahoma City it's the same story in Tulsa Stillwater and Norman because of the collapse in oil prices the state corporation commission has approved an emergency order allowing oil producers in Oklahoma to shut the end or reduce production to prevent economic waste they would be protected from losing their leases for non production the order stays in effect for ninety days okay weather center around the corner storm team it'll.

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"kevin stitt" Discussed on KTOK

KTOK

01:53 min | 2 years ago

"kevin stitt" Discussed on KTOK

"Center governor Kevin Stitt said today that he wants Oklahomans considered most vulnerable to covert nineteen to stay home longer than April thirtieth co that is significantly affecting the elderly and those with underlying health conditions that's why I am extending much safer at home order and through may sixth for the vulnerable population he also said today that he was going to lift the ban on elective surgeries and hospitals effective April twenty fourth he also said he is working on a plan to re open the state but he says it will be done safely based on data and advice of public health professionals meanwhile the state health department today reported fifteen additional deaths from COPD nineteen in Oklahoma four in the past twenty four hours there are one hundred twenty three total deaths in the state and two thousand two hundred sixty three confirmed cases here's Margot Morano the average age of those infected is fifty six and the average age of those who've died is seventy three the cases are spread across sixty four counties Oklahoma county has the largest number of cases followed by Tulsa and Cleveland county and Oklahoma economist has a dire prediction of what the coronavirus slowdown will eventually mean to the U. S. and state economy I think it all but a foregone certainty that you will see in the second quarter of this year this calendar year the U. S. economy will shrink somewhere between twenty five and forty times that Oklahoma City University economics professor Russell Evans told the Oklahoma city council that even if restrictions were lifted now it would take six to nine months or longer for people to ramp up to normal amounts of economic activity and the state health department is creating a task force to work with nursing homes and long term care facilities to help prevent.

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"kevin stitt" Discussed on KTOK

KTOK

01:48 min | 2 years ago

"kevin stitt" Discussed on KTOK

"Chatbot to our home page and of creative splash page and it's powered by Google so there are a lot of great ways that a person can go there and find the path in the answers they need so you may not need to actually call all of this can be done online in fact that's where you would need to file your claim she says the pandemic has made the claims filing process confusing frustrating and painful state Attorney General Mike hunter is appealing in Oklahoma City federal judge's order allowing abortions to continue what Oklahoma during the coronavirus health emergency here's Margot marrano hunter has filed an appeal in the tenth US circuit court of appeals in Denver governor Kevin Stitt has put all routine and elective medical procedures including abortions on hold to preserve medical equipment but a federal judge on Monday said the order was unreasonable and oppressive hunter says the judge's action undermines the state's ability to manage the pandemic governor Kevin Stitt says just using rainy day money to fill the state's four hundred fifty million dollar budget hole for the current fiscal year isn't enough when Oklahomans are struggling I'm gonna protect the taxpayer and asking state agencies to to cut expenses by one or two percent seems very reasonable to me but both house speaker Charles McCall and Senate president pro tem Greg treat say budget cuts are not on the table during this health emergency McCall says the legislature has made that very clear the governor says our first responders put their lives on the line every day to protect their fellow Oklahomans and there's no opportunity for them to work from home so they need our support today he issued an executive order ensuring that first responders who work for state agencies will receive guaranteed paid time off if they get sick with corona virus and the governor is asking cities and counties across the state to take the same action.

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"kevin stitt" Discussed on KTOK

KTOK

01:32 min | 2 years ago

"kevin stitt" Discussed on KTOK

"About covert nineteen Oklahoma good morning I'm Jacquelyn scanned the Katie okay newsletter this is Oklahoma's first news hot day ahead especially for spring are forecast is coming up governor Kevin Stitt says he is cautiously optimistic that the rate of people in Oklahoma being hospitalized from corona viruses starting to flatten but nonetheless he says he is still preparing for a surge in cases possibly in early to mid may we have five thousand six hundred hospital beds in Oklahoma nine hundred and fifty eight ICU beds and almost two thousand ventilators in the state of Oklahoma with four hundred and seven current covert patients in our hospitals we are in good shape St says what Oklahomans do over the next three weeks will significantly impact what we can do after April thirtieth the man in charge of the state's PP supply says Oklahoma is ahead of the game we have purchased literally millions of dollars worth of equipment from all over the world it's coming in now a little bit at a time but it's it's solely sure to get near but we have plenty of personal equipment that's ready to go out as as it's needed across the state Gino demarco says the state currently has about four million pairs of gloves one hundred seventy three thousand face shield about nine hundred thousand surgical masks he says up to five times that amount is on order and arriving daily he says it will be distributed as quickly as possible president trump is slamming the.

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Abortion in Oklahoma can resume, despite governor's ban

Lee Matthews

00:24 sec | 2 years ago

Abortion in Oklahoma can resume, despite governor's ban

"A temporary restraining order by Oklahoma City federal judge effectively lifts the ban on most abortions in Oklahoma governor Kevin Stitt span on routine or elective surgeries had included the abortion ban it said when he ordered the restriction it was intended to preserve medical equipment needed for coronavirus patients federal judge Charles Goodwin says the state did not stop women from getting abortions Goodwin says it's ordering troops on

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"kevin stitt" Discussed on KTOK

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03:31 min | 2 years ago

"kevin stitt" Discussed on KTOK

"Radio one thousand Katie okay new center governor Kevin Stitt said today that he's extending his executive order closing nonessential businesses to all seventy seven counties not just those with coronavirus cases and he says he will not implement a statewide shelter in place policy it's on practical for us to do a bunker in place for the next thirty days because not everybody can get their food delivered we have to get out to do some things he says ultimately it's about Oklahomans taking personal responsibility he said today he's also lifting restrictions on corona virus testing he says anyone with symptoms should be tested he says there will be thirteen mobile testing sites operating statewide by the end of the week president trump says the U. S. is doing all it can to stop the spread of corona virus we're attacking the virus in every front with social distancing economic support for a worker's rapid medical intervention and very serious innovation he says Americans are doing their patriotic duty to stop the spread of the illness Tulsa mayor GT Bynum though says some people still don't understand the importance of staying home during the corona virus pandemic every model that I've seen whether it's produced locally or produce nationally shows our health care system being overwhelmed if we don't all take action and take responsibility in our own right to isolate ourselves and to minimize the contact we have with other people today he announced a one million dollar relief package for small businesses in Tulsa affected by the corona virus shut down and it's by far the largest daily increase yet in the number of coronavirus cases in Oklahoma here's Megan bishop the state health department says there are now seven hundred nineteen confirmed positive cases of the coded nineteen virus in the state another seven people have died that makes a total of thirty deaths in the state of Oklahoma there were three deaths reported overnight in Oklahoma county the other deaths were reported in Greer que mais an Osage county the state board of equalization will meet next week and Senate Appropriations Committee chairman Roger Thompson says it will likely declare a revenue failure for the current fiscal year with plummeting oil prices and dwindling tax collections affecting the state budget Thompson says state revenue collections are expected to fall about two hundred twenty million dollars short of projections for the current fiscal year and four hundred fourteen million dollars for the next fiscal year the state currently has about one billion dollars in savings police and Bethany say they responded to a shots fired call overnight at the on Q. store at northwest thirty ninth expressway and Rockwell they found three people dead and one man suffering from a non life threatening gunshot wound the dead in two women and one man police say they are not looking for a suspect in fact they are now confirming it was a double murder suicide deputy chief John reed says they believe the people at the scene were the only ones involved in the incident the news radio one thousand Katie okay weather center and the forlorn stormteam mild tonight a low of fifty two sunny windy and warm on Thursday a high of seventy.

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