Jones: Terrill Won't Participate Unless Probe Open
Stephen Jones says Rep. Randy Terrill won't participate in a probe until it is open to the public.
It's the latest maneuver in the battle over bribery charges against Terrill. Prosecutors allege Terrill was part of a scheme to give former Democratic Senator Debbe Leftwich an $80,000-per-year state job in exchange for her not seeking re-election so Rep. Mike Christian of Oklahoma City could run for the seat.
A House committee is investigating Terrill. Jones wrote a letter to the committee's attorney that says it is a “secret commission” and that Terrill will not cooperate until its proceedings are conducted in public.