Update from Under the Gold Dome: Week Ten

This week we completed our tenth week of the 2019 session and now have just one full week to go beforeĀ Sine DieĀ on April 2, 2019. This week alone, the Senate debated and voted on 25 pieces of legislation. While we have been taking action on House Bills in our chamber, I would like to provide…


Update from Under the Gold Dome: Week Nine

With only eight legislative days left this session, the next three weeks are going to be our busiest and longest yet. We are in the process of vetting and debating all of the House Bills that made it to the Senate while also holding Senate Appropriations Subcommittee meetings on the Fiscal Year 2020 General Budget…


Update from Under the Gold Dome: Week Eight

Sometimes when we finish up our eighth week of the session it feels like we completed a marathon. With over 60 bills passing through the Senate, 33 on Crossover Day alone, last week was quite productive. Among this large group of legislation, on Monday Senate Bill 119, which I sponsored, passed unanimously. SB 119 would…