ADVOCACY ALERT: Don’t let lawmakers undo voter-approved reforms (HB 3694)

Oklahoma lawmakers are considering a bill that would undo much of the progress our state has made in reforming its criminal justice system. We need your voice to help defeat House Bill 3694 that directly rolls back voter-approved reforms from 2016’s State Question 780.  In 2016, voters overwhelmingly approved SQ 780 that raised the felony […]

CHANGE IS POSSIBLE | Join Together Oklahoma on May 9 for our 2023 Day of Action at the Capitol

Together Oklahoma will be holding its 2023 Day of Action at the Capitol on Tuesday, May 9, to help everyday Oklahomans engage with lawmakers and help build political power in our communities.  Advocates from around the state will gather together at the State Capitol in Oklahoma City to advocate for change that makes our state […]

ACT NOW to protect our public schools – Urge NO vote on HB 1935

Contact your Senator and ask them to vote NO on HB 1935. Oklahoma families value strong public schools, but HB 1935 would undermine our public schools by offering massive income tax cuts to wealthy households for enrolling their children in private schools or homeschooling them.  HB 1935 would reward wealthy households for pulling their children […]

Together Oklahoma hosting online affinity group meetings to help Oklahomans exercise their political voice

Together Oklahoma — Oklahoma Policy Institute’s grassroots advocacy program — will start holding affinity group meetings this month to help encourage everyday Oklahomans to exercise their political voice about the state law making process and important policy decisions. Together Oklahoma convenes affinity groups in four major categories of interest: Safe Communities/Justice Reform focuses on issues […]

Together Oklahoma to host Dec. 20 meeting for Muskogee, Okmulgee, Cherokee, and Okfuskee counties; focus on hunger and food security

Together Oklahoma — OK Policy’s grassroots advocacy program — will hold a community meeting in Okmulgee county (both in-person and online) on Tuesday, Dec. 20 at College of the Muscogee Nation.  Whether it’s the supply chain, inflation or even the distance it takes to get to a grocery store, people across Oklahoma struggle to put […]

Together Oklahoma to host Dec. 14 meeting for Jackson/ Tillman counties, will discuss housing and community advocacy

Together Oklahoma — OK Policy’s grassroots advocacy program — has announced it will hold a community meeting for Jackson and Tillman county (both in-person and online) on Wednesday, Dec. 14, in Altus at the Altus Chamber of Commerce.  The meeting will focus on housing, resources, and being a neighborhood advocate. The event is free, hybrid, […]