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Special Session promising to be more of same BS from Republican majority | Blue Oklahoma
If you don't think the Republican caucus in the OK State legislature are going to dedicate the special session -- starting Dept. 25 -- solely to more cuts and "efficiencies" then you are a political neophyte, or simply brainwashed by our horrendous state media. Here's a news release issued Sept. 14: Moore, Cleveland Issue Republican Budget Challenge OKLAHOMA CITY – State Reps. Lewis Moore and Bobby Cleveland announced today they are challenging Republican lawmakers to prepare for a line-by-line budget review ahead of a pre-session Republican Caucus meeting in December. Moore and Cleveland hope lawmakers will each find $50 million to $100 million in budget reductions and efficiencies. "We have spent too much time and energy lately finding creative ways to increase revenue," said Moore, R-Arcadia. "This Republican Budget Challenge is a way for us to shift our focus back to conservative principles: eliminating waste, streamlining government and finding efficiencies that benefit