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Filling DHS advisory panels is taking a good long while

by The Oklahoman Editorial Board Published: May 7, 2013
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There may be good reasons for why this is taking so long. The Capitol is a busy place, and the elected officials charged with making these appointments have had plenty of other things to deal with during the legislative session. At the same time, finding citizens who are capable and also willing to give their time could be a challenge.

But voters endorsed the state question with the expectation that changes would soon follow. The remaining vacancies need to be filled so these panels can get on with the important work at hand.

by The Oklahoman Editorial Board
The Oklahoman Editorial Board consists of Gary Pierson, President and CEO of The Oklahoma Publishing Company; Christopher P. Reen, president and publisher of The Oklahoman; Kelly Dyer Fry, editor and vice president of news; Christy Gaylord...
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