President Jeff Funk's final column challenges Oklahoma newspapers to use your influence in a constructive way.
"Commentators talk about the 'power of the press.' I’d suggest it’s not power, but influence. Influence, in this case, comes from having a widely read, and widely respected, news product or products.
The leadership of Oklahoma’s newspapers includes a lot of respected Oklahoma influencers.
So, how have we been able to influence good – good people, good growth, good decisions? How have we been a positive, constructive influence for our readers?"
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