One of the most important duties of Congress outlined in the U.S. Constitution is to provide for the common defense. It is a promise to American citizens that we will
The saying, “Getting old is not for the fainthearted”, is definitely true. While there are a lot of benefits to growing older, grandchildren, senior discounts, and wisdom, there are
As citizens of the United States, we have a responsibility to participate in the United States Census, a national roll call mandated by the United States Constitution. As citizens of
Proverbs 14:4: Where no oxen are, the manger is clean, But much revenue comes by the strength of the ox. Most people want progress in life. Few people want problems.
It should go without saying, but every Oklahoma child should have access to nutritious meals. No child should go hungry, nor should they have to eat unhealthy foods – which
Summer is in full swing and it is also peak travel season. While kids are out of school, many people might take this time to visit a European country or
Our ability as a government to communicate with our citizens has just taken a great leap forward. The Cherokee Nation’s website – Cherokee.org – relaunched July 1. The overhaul, the
Some OKC Thunder fans might emphatically reply, “Yes!” And, hope may seem to be lost when times of struggle, trials, and tragedy strike. I’m reminded of the businessman, Horatio Spafford.
While the Oklahoma Institute for Child Advocacy (OICA) is recognized as the state’s preeminent watchdog and advocate for children, we know that improving conditions for children is a team effort.
SoonerCare, or Oklahoma’s Medicaid program, is designed to provide health insurance to children in low-income families, lowincome seniors, people with disabilities and several other high-needs populations. It is the largest
Iran has a long history of creating chaos in the Middle East with no regard for the consequences. The United States first imposed sanctions on them in 1979 as a
Cherokee Nation was recently bestowed a great honor by the U.S. Navy, which has decided to name its latest rescue ship after our tribal nation. The forthcoming USNS Cherokee Nation
For those looking to help the cause of child wellbeing in Oklahoma, OICA has two important deadlines coming up this week that we need the public’s help and input on.
The United States is in the best neighborhood on the planet and our neighbors are our best customers. Canada is the number one market for exports and Mexico is number
The beginning of summer is usually an enjoyable time for many families, but the flooding across Oklahoma has turned it into a devastating time. Homes and buildings have been destroyed,