5 05, 2009

86 Percent of Oklahomans Support Making English the Official Language

May 5th, 2009|

As the Oklahoma House of Representatives prepares to vote on an initiative to make English the official language, a new SoonerPoll.com survey has found that [...]

30 04, 2009

State Legislative Update – Apr. 30, 2009

April 30th, 2009|

Oklahoma – Legislation that would give voters the opportunity to make English the official language of the state has passed the House and Senate. The [...]

21 04, 2009

Oklahoma Senate Likely to Act on Official English This Week

April 21st, 2009|

The Oklahoma Senate is likely to consider official English legislation during this week, potentially moving Oklahoma closer to becoming the 31st state to make English [...]

9 04, 2009

State Legislative Update – Apr. 9, 2009

April 9th, 2009|

Tennessee The Employee Affairs Subcommittee in the Tennessee House of Representatives is scheduled to hear legislation that would protect employers with English-in-the-workplace policies on April [...]

2 04, 2009

Oklahoma Senate Committee Approves Official English Bill

April 2nd, 2009|

The Oklahoma Senate Rules Committee voted 9-6 yesterday to approve a measure that would give Oklahoma voters the opportunity to make English the official language [...]

4 02, 2009

State Legislative Update – February 4, 2009

February 4th, 2009|

Only one month into the new year, 12 states have pending legislation that would reduce government multilingualism and promote English acquisition. Recent legislative initiatives include: [...]

16 01, 2009

State Legislative Update – January 16, 2009

January 16th, 2009|

In Oklahoma, supporters of official English have announced plans to introduce new legislation to make English the official language of the state when the legislature [...]

2 04, 2008

Oklahoma House Committee Approves Giving Official Language Decision

April 2nd, 2008|

This morning, the Oklahoma House General Government and Operations Committee passed Senate Bill 163, which had been amended to give voters the choice to make [...]

8 02, 2008

Oklahoma – 88 Percent Want Official English

February 8th, 2008|

A new poll sponsored by the Tulsa World and KOTV, Channel 6 finds that 88 percent of Oklahoma residents want English to be made the [...]