www.people.com By MAURA HOHMAN Prepare for a week of chaotic holiday travel this Thanksgiving. According to a report from AAA, this Thanksgiving, airports, train stations and roads will be the most crowded they’ve been since 2005 — with some 54 million Americans expected...
www.journalrecord.com By: Catherine Sweeney     OKLAHOMA CITY – After ranking second-to-last for several years, Oklahoma more than doubled its female representation in the Legislature. Nearly a third of all lawmakers will be women. And for the first time in state history, two caucus leaders will...
By Charles Ely www.ktul.com   Oklahoma teachers don't feel defeated, despite the loss of the candidate they backed in the governor's race. That's because 16 teachers were elected to the state legislature Tuesday night. In the last session, there were just nine of...
www.buzzfeednews.com By Michelle Broder Van Dyke       A group of 19 black women made history Tuesday when they all won elections to become judges in one Texas county during the midterm elections. With a population of more than 4 million people, Harris County is...
By GLAAD www.glaad.org   With the midterm elections less than a week away, GLAAD is joining forces with You Tube, Lyft, ICM Partners, and Michelle Obama's “When We All Vote” to produce a telethon aimed at turning out voters for what has...
ww.praisedc.com   Will you be casting your ballot on November 6? #SistasRockTheVote: 25 Black Women Running For Office was originally published on hellobeautiful.com   1. Sistas Supporting Sistas In The 2018 Midterms Source:Getty   California Senator Kamala Harris said it best: “We shouldn’t just be thanking women of color...
By Fred L. Jones, Jr. Eagle Staff Writer fjones@theoklahomaeagle.net     Sen. Kevin Matthews has never been known as a quitter he has unsuspended his County Commissioner District 1 race and is on the campaign trail again. “I am on the ballot and continuing...
By Liam Stack www.nytimes.com.       Early voting for the midterm elections has begun in states across the country, and enthusiasm — and voter turnout — both appear to be high, with hundreds of thousands of mail-in ballots arriving in Florida and voters lining...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire       Anita Christopher’s family will celebrate her 90th birthday this Saturday, October 27, 2018 in Dallas, Tex. Anita Myrtle Williams, a Tulsa native, is the daughter of the late William Danforth (WD) Williams and Mary S. Williams and the...
For Drew Edmondson After weighing the wildly different candidacies of republican Kevin Stitt and Democrat Drew Edmondson it was clear the biggest and most significant difference was their view toward education. Oklahoma is at critical crossroads and most people see...