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December 29, 2010 In The News

2010 was a challenging year in this country, as American families lived through record high unemployment rates and a lagging economy. And much to their disappointment, their elected officials in Washington seemed more concerned with making government bigger than creating jobs.

December 28, 2010 In The News

WASHINGTON - An Oklahoma bank on Friday restored religious images, including a Bible verse on its website, and announced a Federal Reserve Bank ruling that barred their display had been resolved.

December 28, 2010 In The News

WASHINGTON - Veteran U.S Rep. Frank Lucas should be one politician hard to miss.

Lucas, who has been in Oklahoma politics for more than two decades, launched his congressional career just as his Republican Party began its historic rise, both in Oklahoma and in Washington.

December 28, 2010 In The News

WASHINGTON - Veteran U.S. Rep. Frank Lucas should be one politician hard to miss.

Lucas, who has been in Oklahoma politics for more than two decades, launched his congressional career just as his Republican Party began its historic rise, both in Oklahoma and in Washington.

December 9, 2010 In The News

ENID — The Republican Party’s takeover of the U.S. House means big things for Rep. Frank Lucas.

December 9, 2010 In The News

WASHINGTON — Rep. Frank Lucas was confirmed on Wednesday as chairman of the House Agriculture Committee in the next Congress. He will be the first Oklahoman to head the panel that helps shape the nation’s farm policy.

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November 28, 2010 In The News

Republicans on the warpath against federal spending will soon be put to the test on three popular but expensive pork-laden bills for farms, highways and water projects.

November 19, 2010 In The News

WASHINGTON — House Republicans approved a ban on special projects known as earmarks on Thursday, and incoming freshman James Lankford said it was a good message to send as the GOP prepares to take over the majority in the House.

November 3, 2010 In The News

WASHINGTON -- Oklahoma's congressional delegation received a huge boost following the Republican takeover in the U.S. House, and the state could be headed toward the kind of clout it enjoyed more than half-century ago.

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