Just a few weeks left and the 2018-year will draw to a close. As you drive across Oklahoma there is no doubt it’s the holiday season with businesses, homes and yards dressed in holiday style. Before the year ends we know many of you have made plans with friends and family t...
Lynn Thompson | Jan 21, 2019
Oklahoma Academy News: October 2018

The Oklahoma Academy office has been a hub of activity as we are now at a little over a month away from this year’s Town Hall which will focus on how we might modernize Oklahoma’s current tax code to one that combines equity, adequacy, simplicity, transparency, and administrative ease. One of the great quotes used in this year’s Town Hall Resource Document is from Eleanor Roosevelt in which she says, “Great minds discuss ideas; average minds discuss events; small minds discuss people.” As you all know, at the Academy we strive to achieve this exact idea by giving citizens the opportunity to honestly and openly discuss the issues, determine the solutions, and collaborate to develop public policies that th...

Lynn Thompson | Oct 3, 2018