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Oklahoma roads

Executive Communications

Chief Batton: Stitt makes Oklahoma roads more dangerous

This month, the Oklahoma Legislature overwhelmingly passed a measure to help keep dangerous drivers off Oklahoma roads.

Chief's Blog

Mental Health Month

As the weather gets nicer, and we start going outside more and becoming more active physically, I wanted to remind you all that your mental health is important as well.

Chief's Blog

Older Americans Month

It's a time devoted to celebrating elders and their contributions, as well as raising awareness about issues related to age and aging.

Chief's Blog

Child Abuse Prevention Month

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month and the Choctaw Nation is ensuring that we're doing our part to raise awareness.

Chief's Blog


I love this time of the year. The weather is beautiful, and it gives me a time to reflect on the importance of God and the Resurrection.

Chief's Blog

American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) Year 2 Update

I wanted to provide you with an update regarding the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) year 2 funding.

Executive Communications | Conversations with Chief

Hunting & Fishing Compact

Chief Gary Batton discusses the Hunting & Fishing Compact transition to sovereignty with Tye Baker, Senior Director of Environmental Protection Services, from the Choctaw Nation's perspective.