Bob Anthony is the longest serving member on the Oklahoma Corporation Commission (OCC). He was first elected to the three-person board in November of 1988 and has served five consecutive six-year terms.
Serving Oklahoma’s House of Rep. District 56 Oligarchy is one of those words that Mr. Michaels taught us in our junior high government class. He told us that is was a government system where power is controlled by a small, often wealthy, percentage of a country’s population.
I was chatting with a group of students the other day when one of them looked me in the eye and commented, “You’re very tough on journalists.” I had to plead guilty. Of course I’m tough on journalists.
Maybe even as tough on them as they are on politicians.