Opinion: Oklahomans are watching to see if big bet on Canoo pays off

BY: - November 17, 2023

This week, an Oklahoma City electric vehicle company announced it had manufactured three vehicles in the state — the first Oklahoma-made automobiles since 2006. The announcement marked a momentous occasion for both Gov. Kevin Stitt and Oklahoma’s economic development officials. They’ve continued to bet big that the state can capitalize on the shifting automobile market […]

New law seeks to maximize investment yields, Oklahoma officials say

BY: - August 31, 2023

Oklahoma city and county governments will have the ability to pool their investments when a new law takes effect later this year.  House Bill 2538 allows cities and counties to combine funds to increase the potential for higher yields on investments, said Rep. Mark Lepak, R-Claremore, co-author of the bill. “You’ve got a bigger bulk […]