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PollBlog

Our panel of experts with opinions and commentary on polling in Oklahoma, plus odds and ends worth mentioning.

Expand auditor’s reach!

Last week, State Representative Jason Murphy, (R-Guthrie), Chairman of the House Government Modernization Committee, said he plans to introduce a Joint Resolution in the...

Why Mary Fallin won

With any election year, pre-election polling plays the greatest role in helping us to understand 'why' a candidate won or lost.  As we look further...

Around Tulsa: Brady name controversy, a third heartland concert and celebrating Woody Guthrie

Shack Shackleford  | TheListShow.TV TULSA - Here are the stories Tulsans were talking about on July 9, 2013: 1.WHAT'S IN A NAME? A survey by public...

Dispelling a few myths about Oklahoma’s presidential primary

As crazy as this year's presidential primary was on March 1st, a few myths have developed surrounding the unexpected results of the Democratic primary...

Parental choice preferable to increased government spending

By BRANDON DUTCHER Regarding the recent news reports that Oklahoma had the nation’s largest percentage cuts to per-pupil spending since 2008, five observations: First, we don’t...

Journal Record: Economic issues, the tea party, and what Oklahomans really think

By Jerrod Shouse, a blogger for the Journal Record and legislative lobbyist at the Oklahoma State Capitol. What are the most important issues facing America:...

Nothing changed

From January to May, despite an at-times red hot controversy over the Legislature’s agenda and verbal fisticuffs twix some conservative House members and Speaker...

SoonerPoll becomes charter member of AAPOR’s Transparency Initiative

The American Association of Public Opinion Research (AAPOR) announced today that SoonerPoll has been named a charter member of the Transparency Initiative (TI), a project...
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Ben Carson wins 2015 Southern Republican Leadership Conference Straw Poll

In what many have called the first major straw poll among Republicans of the 2016 presidential election, noted author and neurosurgeon Ben Carson won...

Oklahoma woman won’t give up trying to reform state’s marijuana laws

PHOTO: Marijuana legalization activist Norma Sapp poses for a photo at her home Monday in Little Axe. Sapp has been an advocate for marijuana...