On Nov. 2, Gov. Kevin Stitt outlined a plan for bringing sports betting to Oklahoma. I’m joined by State Rep. Forrest Bennet, D-Oklahoma City, to talk about that plan. We also discuss Oklahoma City’s Dec. 12 arena vote and more.
(00:30) Meet Forrest Bennett
(01:28) Thunder arena vote
(06:50) What if the new arena goes over the proposed budget?
(11:49) Sports betting in Oklahoma – what’s happened so far?
(14:48) Is the relationship fractured with the tribes?
(18:08) Mobile sports betting
(21:28) How Forrest supports soccer club Nottingham Forest
(23:31) FC stands for Friendship Club
(24:37) Can the legislature bring back Bedlam?
(26:26) Best athlete at the capital?
(28:00) What else is Forrest working on?
Todd Lisenbee can be reached on Twitter/X, Instagram or via email at [email protected].
Producer: Jacquelyn Musgrove
Creative Director: Michael Lane
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