Candidates who pledged support for open government fare well in Tuesday’s elections

A Payne County commissioner who pledged to comply with the state’s open government laws if re-elected fell just five votes shy on Tuesday of avoiding a runoff election Aug. 23. While in Norman, Continue Reading →

Norman Ward 2 candidates sign Open Government Pledge

The winner of the Norman City Council Ward 2 seat will have promised to comply with the letter and spirit of the state’s Open Meeting and Open Records laws. In signing FOI Oklahoma’s Open Government Pledge, each candidate also promised Continue Reading →

FOI Oklahoma seeks nominations for at large directors

Freedom of Information Oklahoma Inc. is seeking applicants to serve in at large positions on its board of directors beginning this month. Founded in 1990, FOI Oklahoma is a statewide not-for-profit actively Continue Reading →

2015 First Amendment Essay Contest

Oklahoma high school students can win cash prizes by entering the 2015 Zach Taylor First Amendment Essay Contest sponsored by FOI Oklahoma Inc. Entrants have until Oct. 9 to submit their essays. Continue Reading →

The First Amendment in Action

Our 2015 First Amendment Congress will be Wednesday, Nov. 4, in Constitution Hall  in the University Center at the University of Central Oklahoma in Edmond. The theme is The First Amendment in Action. We’ll look Continue Reading →