Bill allowing 'ballot selfies' vetoed by Oklahoma governor
But the state legislature has the votes to override Gov. Mary Fallin's objections echoing election law experts that social media photos of completed ballots can lead to voter intimidation.
Oklahoma launches innovation initiative to boost its tech economy
By bringing local talent into state offices, Oklahoma hopes to bolster a weak regional technology ecosystem and find new solutions to government challenges.
Reese officially named CIO of Oklahoma
Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin officially named Bo Reese as the state’s chief information officer on Thursday. Reese had been serving as interim CIO since January.
Election Day primer for governor races
With 36 governorships up for re-election, Tuesday's elections could bring widespread changes to state governments and state IT offices. Here's what to watch.
Challenges face new CIOs in Oregon, Massachusetts
Both Oregon and Massachusetts announced changes to their information technology leadership last week in moves that will ultimately affect three states going forward.
Oklahoma's Pettit to be new Oregon CIO
In a rare state-to-state move, Oklahoma Chief Information Officer Alex Pettit will head to Oregon to be the state’s new CIO, a position that has been vacant now for more than a year.
State enrollment of ACA dwarfs that of federal site
Almost three times as many people have signed up for healthcare coverage through state-run health exchanges than through the federal government’s marketplace as part of the Affordable Care Act, the Department of Health and Human Services reported Wednesday.
Oklahoma governor named NGA chair
Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin officially became chair of the National Governors Association today during the closing session of the NGA Summer Meeting. Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper was named vice chair.
Governor.OK.gov and OK.gov receive national awards
OKLAHOMA CITY – January 9, 2013 - MarCom Awards recently announced winners for the 2012 international awards competition that recognizes outstanding creative achievement by marketing and communication professionals.