The Veterans Job Club hosted a presentation and hiring event geared toward veterans and their spouses at Oklahoma Works today in Lawton. Guest speaker Jim Miller, the Director of Human Resources for Fort Sill, spoke about requirements in applying for federal jobs. He also gave tips on interviewing and how to prepare your resume. They even conducted a hiring event after they were done with their presentations.
The Oklahoma Senate passed a budget bill Wednesday night with a vote of 33-13. Just over $21 million will be added to the Department of Education. That only covers health insurance costs so that budget will stay flat and it does not include a teacher pay raise. Education leaders are speaking out against the state's budget plan.