Bridges to a Better Government E-Newsletter for March 8, 2013

Bridges to a Better GovernmentWe’ve spent the past week in the Senate discussing, debating and passing bills from our chamber and sending them to the House of Representatives. The House has been doing the same, and we’ll all continue doing it next week as well as we approach what’s known in the Legislature as “crossover.” That’s when Senate bills can no longer be considered in the Senate and House bills can no longer be considered in the House, and they “cross over” from one body to the other.

Until then, it’s a whirlwind of activity as we pass as many good bills as we can before time runs out. I’m pleased to report that some of my bills were among the first up for consideration and have already been passed and sent to the House.

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