House passes bill to restore 'net neutrality' rules
Florida House passes bill mandating ex-felons pay criminal fees before they can vote
Opponents say the bill is a blow to the state’s effort to restore voting rights for up to 1.4 million people with felony convictions.
Ohio House passes bill requiring students to learn cursive by end of 5th grade
COLUMBUS, Ohio (WKRC) - Cursive could part of the lesson plans in Ohio schools. The Ohio House has passed a bill requiring the state Department of Education to create a new curriculum by the end of 2018. The course would be aimed at children in kindergartners through the fifth grade. House Bill 58 requires student be able to print letters legibly by the end of third grade and write in cursive by the end of the fifth grade. The course would be optional…
Florida House passes bill that would require ex-felons pay all fees before voting
The Republican-controlled Florida House passed a bill Wednesday that would restore voting rights for ex-felons on the condition that they first pay all fees, fines and court costs before they
20-week abortion ban bill passes House
DES MOINES - The Iowa House has passed the bill that would ban an Iowa woman from obtaining an abortion after 20 weeks of conception.
Two Rookie Texas Lawmakers Learn Legislating Is More Sleepless Nights Than Passed Bills
They have different philosophies about lawmaking, but many of their experiences are the same.
How Does a Bill Get Passed in the Texas Legislature?
The Texas Legislature gaveled in just a few short weeks ago. And, while lawmakers typically wait until the waning weeks of the session to get anything done
East Texas man tried to pass fake $100 bills
An East Texas man is behind bars for alleged forgery.
The Latest: House passes rules package for impeachment probe
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump and the House impeachment resolution (all times local): 9:25 p.m. Democrats have swept a rules package for their impeachment probe of Presiden…
Counterfeit $100 bills passed in Dauphin County
DAUPHIN COUNTY, Pa. - Susquehanna Township Police seek help from the public in locating a man who allegedly passed counterfeit $100 bills in the township. On Tuesday, April 18, 12 counterfeit 100 dollar bills were used to make purchases at businesses along the 3700 block of Walnut Street The suspect is described as a black male in his 40's or 50's, 6'3" tall, approximately 350 pounds, with a bald head and was clean shaven. He was wearing a black shirt, tan pants and…
5 of 13 marijuana bills passed in New Hampshire
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire lawmakers considered more than a dozen bills related to marijuana this year, but fewer than half of them became...
House passes repeal of Tennessee's 10 cent tax on ammunition
Right now, there's an additional tax of 10 cents for every box of ammunition that's sold in Tennessee.
House passes resolution creating rules for impeachment inquiry. Here's what that means
House Democrats and Republicans alike are rounding up votes on the proposed ground rules for considering the impeachment of President Donald Trump.
Police say N.Y. men passed fake $100 bills at Target
Two New York men are charged with forgery after police say they were caught trying to pass fake $100 bills at the Target in South Charleston.
Santa Maria shows what roads will be fixed if bill passes
In Santa Maria, we spoke with the city about how much of that 52 billion dollars they would see of Governor Brown's proposed bill to fix California roads statewide and how it would be spent - but the big question is what streets would be addressed first.
Lawmakers working to pass "How to act in a Traffic Stop" Bill
If made into law, DPS plans to add "How you should act in a traffic stop" into the State's Driver's Manuel and that Driver's Ed. Teachers would be required to educate students on what information t...
What major bills passed and failed during 2019 session at Colorado Capitol
DENVER - Hundreds upon hundreds of bills will soon become law in Colorado that weren't at the beginning of the year. These are the major bills that passed at failed at the General Assembly: WHAT PASSED: Funding for full-day kindergarten (takes effect in fall) Extreme risk protection orders (takes effect in January 2020)