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IN THE NEWS: Oklahoma governor’s licensing review a welcome development

By The Oklahoman Editorial Board GOV. Mary Fallin has called for review of Oklahoma’s occupational licensing laws with the goal of eliminating and reducing unnecessary regulation. That’s welcome news that

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IN THE NEWS: Governor forms group to attack ‘burdensome regulation’

By Rick Green, The Oklahoman A task force headed by state Labor Commissioner Melissa Houston will examine occupational licensing in Oklahoma with the idea of cutting through regulations that can

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IN THE NEWS: Oklahoma Governor Wants Scrutiny of ‘Unnecessary and Burdensome’ Licensing

By Eric Boehm, Reason.com  Policymakers in Oklahoma are undertaking a review of the state’s occupational licensing laws to determine whether they are protecting the general public or creating a barrier

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PRESS RELEASE: AFP-OK Applauds Fallin’s Task Force on Occupational Licensing

In response to Governor Mary Fallin’s formation of a Occupational Licensing Task Force, Americans for Prosperity-Oklahoma state director, John Tidwell, had the following to say: “While we need to be

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IN THE NEWS: Task Force To Review Occupational Licensing

By Dale Denwalt, The Journal Record Gov. Mary Fallin is putting her political weight behind the issue of whether occupational licenses are too burdensome for business. She formed a task

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