Oklahoma is in the midst of one of its greatest fiscal crises in the state's history. We will address this crisis head on by relying on the strength of conservative fiscal discipline. The budget shortfall will not be solved with a band-aid, but rather a permanent solution which can only be found through a reduction in spending, cutting taxes for businesses and working families, and growth in the economy. Rick is known as a leader in routing out fraud and protecting consumers and good businesses. He will do the same thing as your state senator.