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Week in Washington: Net neutrality, 100 days of Democratic House control and black hole

Abigail Bitterman and Anna Bauman

April 12, 2019

WASHINGTON — Oklahoma’s delegation debated net neutrality this week, as Rep. Tom Cole (R-Okla.) criticized the Democrat-backed plan, while Rep. Kendra Horn (D-Okla.) applauded it. Here’s what the congressional members were up to this week: House passes Save the Internet Act The House of R...

U.S. Senate confirms Patrick Wyrick to Oklahoma federal district court

Anna Bauman

April 9, 2019

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Senate on Tuesday confirmed Oklahoma Supreme Court Justice Patrick Wyrick to serve as U.S. district judge for the Western District of Oklahoma a year after his initial nomination with vocal support from both Oklahoma senators. Wyrick, 38, was confirmed with a party line vot...

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