|This week, House Speaker-designate Charles A. McCall announced the chairs and vice chairs for the standing House committees and appropriation subcommittees of the 56th Oklahoma Legislature. State Representatives Katie Henke (R-Tulsa) and Glen Mulready (R-Tulsa) were appointed floor leaders and will assist Majority Floor Leader Jon Echols (R-Oklahoma City). Click here for the full list of House committees and committee leadership.
Last week, McCall named state Rep. Terry O’Donnell as majority whip. Rep. Mike Sanders will serve as majority leader and Leslie Osborn will be chair of the House Appropriations & Budget (A & B) Committee. Osborn is the first Republican woman to lead the House budget committee.
On the Senate side, Senate President Pro Tempore-designate Schulz announced the GOP standing Senate committees and appropriation subcommittees on December 7.