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She’s too Applauded for Authoring Oklahoma Promise Bill

Horner Among Educators to Be Inducted

EDMOND—Former State Sen. Maxine Horner (Dem., Tulsa) is among the 11 to be inducted into the Oklahoma Higher Education Hall of Fame. The induction ceremonies and a banquet will begin at 6:30 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 30, at the Nigh Center at the University of Central Oklahoma. Mrs. Horner served 18 years in the Oklahoma Senate and was author of the Oklahoma Higher Learning Access Program law (a.k.a., Oklahoma’s Promise Program), which is an early commitment financial aid program that covers tuition annually for nearly 20,000 Oklahoma students. Also to be inducted are:..To Read More...subscribe to the blackchronicle newspaper