September 26, 2016

Tahlequah Daily Press September 23, 2016 In an historic show of solidarity, leaders of two Cherokee County political organizations met Friday to sign a joint resolution opposing State Question 777, which will appear on the November general ballot in Oklahoma. JoAnn Bradley, president of Cherokee County Republican Women, and DeeDee …

September 15, 2016

WMOT September 14, 2016 by BRIAN HARDZINSKI The Oklahoma City Council passed a resolution Tuesday formally opposing State Question 777, which is commonly known as the “right-to-farm” amendment. The proposal would add a new section to state law guaranteeing farmers and ranchers can operate without interference unless the state has a …

September 14, 2016

NonDoc September 13, 2016 by Jessica Wilcox (Editor’s Note: NonDoc agreed to publish Point/Counterpoint pieces on State Question 777 from two organizations, Oklahoma Farmers Care and Oklahomans for Food, Farm and Family. The first group supports the ballot question, and the second opposes it. While both organizations missed their agreed-upon deadline of …

September 6, 2016

NPR September 1, 2016 by LOGAN LAYDEN Oklahoma voters decide on State Question 777 in November. Supporters call the ballot initiative right-to-farm, but opponents prefer right-to-harm. It’s a divisive, national issue that’s made its way to Oklahoma, pitting agriculture against environmentalists and animal rights activists. NASTY FIGHT By now, many Oklahomans …