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10:08 am
Mon November 3, 2008

Oklahoma Tribes Contribute to Political Races

Oklahoma City, OK – Records show Oklahoma's American Indian tribes have donated nearly $900,000 to candidates for local, state and national offices this year.

And in the last two years the tribes have given another $1.16 million to state and national political committees and political parties.

A copyright report by The Oklahoman says federal records show Oklahoma tribes are second to California in donations to federal campaigns.

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Election 2008
10:01 am
Mon November 3, 2008

U.S. Senate Race: Jim Inhofe on the Economy and the Election

Clinton, OK – Time to campaign is running out for candidates vying for the U.S. Senate seat up for grabs in Oklahoma. Republican incumbent Jim Inhofe wants six more years in Washington, but Democrat challenger Andrew Rice begs to differ. Inhofe explains why he voted the "Economic Rescue Plan" down and outlines his plan to improve the economy for U.S. citizens and for the people in Oklahoma. KCCU's David Meyer has more.

Election 2008
9:53 am
Mon November 3, 2008

U.S. Senate Race: Andrew Rice on the Economy and the Election

Lawton, OK – Time to campaign is running out for candidates vying for the U.S. Senate seat up for grabs in Oklahoma. Democrat challenger Andrew Rice is looking to unseat long time Republican incumbent Jim Inhofe. Rice outlines his plan to improve the economy for U.S. citizens and for the people in Oklahoma. KCCU's David Meyer has more.

KCCU News
12:29 am
Mon November 3, 2008

Cameron Centennial Moment: Sue Coons and Lisa Woehler

Lawton, OK – It's the "Cameron Centennial Moment," an Oral History Project in conjunction with Cameron University and KCCU, dedicated to broadcasting perspectives from current and former students, alumni, faculty, staff, and others that were impacted by Cameron University.

The Cameron Centennial Moment will air every Friday until the conclusion of the Centennial Year at 7:30 in the morning and 4:30 in the afternoon.

This week's Cameron Centennial Moment features Sue Coons and Lisa Woehler, Cameron alums.

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KCCU News
10:59 am
Fri October 31, 2008

Texas Gov. Orders State Agencies to Cut Budgets

Austin, TX – Texas Governor Rick Perry has ordered state agencies to cut their budgets and brace for economic decline.

But The Associated Press reports the Texas House is renovating its members lounge with new furnishings, televisions, a refrigerator and other upgrades.

Aides to House Speaker Tom Craddick of Midland confirm state tax dollars are being used for the upgrade.

AP reports the renovation apparently includes $30,000 worth of antique wood as well as new carpet and foodservice improvements.

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