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June 14, 2019 News Stories
The U.S. House rejected an amendment by Rep. Tom Cole that would have preserved the “conscience protections” for health care providers who don’t want to perform certain procedures, including abortion.
June 12, 2019 News Stories
Local lawmakers are all speaking out about migrant children being housed at Fort Sill.
May 23, 2019 News Stories
Undercover Capitol: taking you inside the historic workplace — one video at a time
May 10, 2018 News Stories
Oklahoma has the seventh highest cancer mortality rate in the country, but more help is on the way with a new designation announced by University of Oklahoma President David Boren on Wednesday.
April 3, 2018 News Stories
U.S. Rep. Tom Cole, the eight-term congressman and veteran politico, is a bellwether among House Republicans — a weather vane by which to gauge the direction they're headed.
October 19, 2017 News Stories
While state funding for colleges remains up in the air as budget negotiations continue, federal dollars likely will increase, Congressman Tom Cole said Wednesday during a meeting of the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education.
August 30, 2017 News Stories
Healthcare rose to the forefront of the town hall U.S. Rep. Tom Cole held here Tuesday. Oklahoma’s Fourth District congressman was still taking questions well past the two-hour mark.
August 29, 2017 News Stories
House Republicans are facing a fall full of drama, with contentious deadlines coming up on government spending and debt. But the conference, at least for this week, appears to have found a rare point of consensus: They think passing relief funding for victims of Hurricane Harvey will be relatively painless.
May 23, 2017 News Stories
The Republican leadership in Congress wants to cut spending on public health and repeal Obamacare. Yet when it comes to medical research, they’re willing to throw down extra — even when President Trump wants to cut back.
April 19, 2017 News Stories
A top House Republican is urging President Trump to submit to Congress a new use-of-force resolution governing the country's fight against the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS). Rep. Tom Cole (R-Okla.) said the “sustained” nature of the U.S. military actions against ISIS demands that Congress grant the president the authority to conduct future operations against the terrorist group. He’s calling on Trump to take the first step.