Numbers of the Day

From our friends at the OKPolicy Institute…

438,000 – Estimated number of Oklahoma workers who would directly benefit if the minimum wage was increased to $15 by 2024

22.6% – Percentage of Oklahoma citizens age 18 to 24 who voted in November 2018 elections, third lowest in the nation.

590 – Number of municipal governments in Oklahoma (2017)

$121 – Average annual loss for the average state EITC recipient in Oklahoma since the credit was made non-refundable in 2016

More than $173,000 – Amount of SNAP benefits that were used at farmer’s markets across the state in FY 2018

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