A final look at what happened to key bills at the Indiana General Assembly
Check out the fate of bills on marijuana, Sunday alcohol sales, cold beer, abortion, CBD oil, DACA, hate crimes, guns and more Indiana laws.
Virginia General Assembly session wrap: A look at what happened
Forty-six days after it gavelled in, the Virginia General Assembly gavelled out Saturday.
How will Birmingham replace 2 councilors elected to the Jefferson County Commission?
The Birmingham City Council will lose two of its members in November after Lashunda Scales and Sheila Tyson won the runoff for seats on the Jefferson County Commission on Tuesday.
Trends in General Assembly Donations
Note: In this visual, a donor can fit into only one category. Donations from businesses and Virginia-based political committees are given their own categories because they can be difficult to define as in/out of state. For instance, companies headquartered elsewhere can have substantial operations in Virginia. And political party committees based in Virginia can receive donations from outside Virginia and redistribute them here.
What passed in the Md. General Assembly
The 90-day session adjourned at midnight Monday. Here’s a look at some of the legislation that passed.
What to Watch for Thursday at the General Assembly
On what lawmakers hope is the penultimate day of the General Assembly's legislating session, the Senate Finance Committee Thursday is set to take up the
Why I Attend General Assembly
For me, one of the hardest things about meeting new people is figuring them out. Their political views, their religion, their morality; basically who they are. I go into each new interaction with an open mind, but with the understanding that they probably aren't. One of the most exciting moments is when my ideology clicks…
DomeLight: General Assembly should codify public access
What to Expect From the U.N. General Assembly
In the latest Global Dispatches podcast, host Mark Goldberg talks with World Politics Review columnist Richard Gowan about Pope Francis’ address and the other topics likely to dominate the 70th U.N. General Assembly: Syria, the refugee crisis and U.N. peacekeeping.
What to Watch for Monday at the General Assembly: The end is near
The final, frenzied week of lawmaking at the Rhode Island General Assembly has begun on a rare Monday House session with votes expected on General
What to watch for Friday at the R.I. General Assembly
The Rhode Island budget for next 12 months gets its annual, piece-by-piece deliberation in the House of Representatives Friday afternoon. Expect speeches,
What to watch for Thursday at the R.I. General Assembly
The General Assembly is barrelling through votes in the last two weeks of its legislative year. Here are some highlights of what's on tap for
What to Watch For Tuesday at the General Assembly: Unanswered questions
It's four days away from the possible end to the General Assembly session and questions remain. When will the Senate take up the state budget? Will there
General Assembly will decide if sports wagering is a safe
A lawmaker who plans to introduce legislation to legalize sports wagering wants Indiana to be able to cash in on the latest round of state-sanctioned gambling. “As we all know,
Illinois General Assembly staff learn CPR training
Members of the Illinois General Assembly received life-saving training Thursday. The Prairie Heart Institute at HSHS St. John's Hospital taught the class Thursday morning. Lawmakers learned CPR and how to use an AED, which can shock the heart back into a normal rhythm. The machine can take seconds to save a life and that's why knowing CPR is so important.
How to navigate the city during the UN General Assembly
Each day will feel like a new puzzle for drivers in Manhattan.
Packing (and Other) Advice for General Assembly in Portland, OR
Hi friends – Just wanted to remind you to keep your eye on the long-range forecast for Portland GA. If the weather holds, we should be in for the high 70’s to mid-80’s and mostly sunny. But it’ll s…
Combative General Assembly session hints at fights to come
RICHMOND Earlier this year, Democratic Gov. Terry McAuliffe and Republican legislative leaders ended the General Assembly session boasting of bipartisan cooperation on the budget.
How General Assembly Is Helping Workers Evolve in Their Careers
One of the first coding bootcamps, General Assembly now has campuses in 20 cities across the globe with over 35,000 alumni worldwide. To learn more about this pioneer in coding bootcamps, we had our CEO, Hester Tinti-Kane speak to Liz Simon, VP of external affairs at General Assembly.
Tax Bills Passed Before General Assembly Adjournment
The General Assembly passed Senate Bill 557: Various Finance Law Changes and Senate Bill 578: Reduce Franchise Tax/Expand Film Grants...