Kurt Gwartney http://publicradiotulsa.org en More Legal Trouble Ahead For Father In Cherokee Adoption Case http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/more-legal-trouble-ahead-father-cherokee-adoption-case <img class="wysiwyg-asset-image-wrapper inset" data-caption="Dusten Brown with 4-year-old Veronica." typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://mediad.publicbroadcasting.net/p/kgou/files/styles/card_280/public/201309/dusten_brown_and_veronica.jpg" alt="" /><p>Oklahoma’s governor is looking for ways to keep the father of a Cherokee girl from facing charges in South Carolina.<p>Dusten Brown, a citizen of the Cherokee Nation, faces felony charges related to his fight to keep custody of his daughter, Veronica. Wed, 25 Sep 2013 18:05:00 +0000 Kurt Gwartney 46820 at http://publicradiotulsa.org More Legal Trouble Ahead For Father In Cherokee Adoption Case Oklahoma Senators Expected To Split Obamacare Vote http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/oklahoma-senators-expected-split-obamacare-vote The Democratic-controlled U.S. Senate is moving toward a test vote Wednesday on an emergency spending bill, despite tea party attempts to stop it.<img class="wysiwyg-asset-image-wrapper inset" data-caption="U.S. Capitol Building" typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://mediad.publicbroadcasting.net/p/kgou/files/styles/card_280/public/201309/us_capitol.jpg" alt="" /><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The bill gets rid of a House measure to "</span>defund<span style="line-height: 1.5;">" President Barack Obama&#39;s health care bill, a </span>defunding<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Sen. Wed, 25 Sep 2013 13:15:00 +0000 Kurt Gwartney 46804 at http://publicradiotulsa.org Oklahoma Senators Expected To Split Obamacare Vote Coming Home: The Woody Guthrie Center Opens In Tulsa http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/coming-home-woody-guthrie-center-opens-tulsa <a href="http://www.npr.org/artists/15394720/woody-guthrie">Woody Guthrie</a>'s relationship with his home state has always been complicated. The singer-songwriter left Oklahoma and traveled the nation, composing some of the best-known songs of his time and ours. But to many in the state, his progressive political views did not fit with a strong conservative streak during the Cold War period. His reputation there is now closer to a full restoration as Oklahoma opens his archives.<p>The Woody Guthrie Center in Tulsa owes its existence to the rediscovery of a grave. Tue, 28 May 2013 20:01:00 +0000 Kurt Gwartney 39876 at http://publicradiotulsa.org Coming Home: The Woody Guthrie Center Opens In Tulsa