Monthly Archives - February 2016

2016 Legislature…Week Five Update

The 2016 General Assembly session has completed more than one-third of its allotted sixty legislative days, finishing up day 22 on Friday. Thus far, the session has not been overly productive. We aren’t surprised by this, given the political dynamics we have been discussing since before the session: a new Republican Governor; a narrow Democrat majority in the House; a Senate controlled by a large GOP majority; and the biggest issue being a budget that has more needs than [...]