Lankford, Thune Introduce Regulatory Reform Bill

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK - Senators James Lankford (R-OK) and John Thune (R-SD) introduced the Regulatory Transparency Act, legislation that would hold the Biden administration accountable by requiring federal agencies to conduct a more transparent and objective analysis of the impacts proposed regulations have on the economy. The bill would also require agencies to justify the regulation and consider less burdensome ways of meeting the measure’s goal. “There are thousands of federal regulations t… Continue Reading


Lankford Joins Resolution Supporting Hong Kong Citizens

, DC - Senators James Lankford (R-OK), Jim Risch (R-ID) and Bob Menendez (D-NJ), joined 37 colleagues in introducing a resolution condemning Beijing’s destruction of Hong Kong’s democracy and rule of law in addition to its political persecution of Jimmy Lai and other pro-democracy advocates. “The Chinese government has weaponized its Hong Kong ‘national security law' to control the press, imprison dissenters, and restrict internet access. The people of Hong Kong deserve freedom—not author… Continue Reading


Biden’s Policies Are Taking Us in the Wrong Direction

Seventy-two percent of Americans say we’re headed in the wrong direction under President Biden’s leadership. I am one of them, and it’s pretty likely you are, too.  In Oklahoma, and much of the nation, everyday life is harder and less safe under President Biden’s economy and policies. Groceries, rent, and crime rates are up, but retirement savings are down. More people are forced to live paycheck to paycheck. These are the areas we should focus on solving.  We finally convinced the Biden … Continue Reading