Oklahoma has become the reddest state in the nation over the last couple decades, but has the Republican “brand” peaked? Host Billie Rodely, CapitolBeatOK Editor Patrick B. McGuigan and Oklahoma Capitol Source Publisher Peter J. Rudy go over some of the history and the future of the Republican Party in a state that had been controlled by Democrats for much of its first 100-years.

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Also, eight of the state’s colleges and universities are on a list they’d rather not be: they have higher student loan default rates than graduation rates. Plus one lawmaker has some questions you can ask to see if your elected officials have been “co-opted.” (Recorded 05-July-2013)