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Campaign to bring wine and beer sales to grocery stores begins

Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Supporters of the effort to bring beer and wine sales to Oklahoma grocery stores kicked off a campaign to Wednesday to earn votes for the state question on the November ballot.

OKC region continues to build aerospace industry

Wednesday, July 13, 2016

According to the latest Greater Oklahoma City Region Aerospace Industry Survey and Economic Impact Assessment, the Greater Oklahoma City region serves as the center of aerospace activity in the state and continues to attract significant aerospace industry development.

"Yes on 792" alcohol modernization campaign forms

Wednesday, July 13, 2016

With the passage of Senate Joint Resolution 68, Oklahomans will have the opportunity to vote yes on state question 792 in November to allow the sale of wine and beer in grocery and convenience stores.

Today, Yes on 792 filed its ethics report with the State of Oklahoma and announced its campaign officers.

Bioscience industry highlighted in San Francisco

Wednesday, July 6, 2016

More than 60 scientists, business leaders, educators and economic development officers from across the state of Oklahoma took the best of Oklahoma bioscience to the 2016 BIO International Convention in San Fransisco last month.

Read the latest edition of the POINT! Newsletter

Tuesday, July 5, 2016

The July issue of The Point! is available online, with stories covering the region's aerospace industry, the Chamber's scorecard for the 2016 legislative session and more. 

Oklahoma plays oversized role at major biotechnology convention

Tuesday, June 28, 2016

The 2016 BIO International Convention set a record for partnering meetings — 35,700 in four intense days. Numerous biotechnology entrepreneurs from Oklahoma were right in the thick of all that business-building activity. A short refresher on BIO International — it is the global event for biotechnology. BIO 2016, held earlier this month,

Be informed and vote on June 28

Thursday, June 23, 2016

Now is the time to get informed on candidates who will help continue the positive momentum in Greater Oklahoma City.

Chamber achieves 2016 legislative priorities

Wednesday, June 1, 2016

Despite the challenges of the state’s $1.3 billion budget shortfall, the Chamber achieved almost all of its legislative priorities during the 2016 session.