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So kids, what did we learn from Wednesday’s House Session (5/8/19)?

For one thing, we learned that the Canadian Consul General lacks any kind of manners since he came to OUR House and criticized our President’s trade policies in his speech to the House. I mean really…. do you go to someone’s house and complain about how things are run at their house? No, you don’t. …

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So kids, what did we learn from today’s House Session (5/2)?

We learned that there will be no shortage of study committees during this biennium! The House passed yet another study bill. This one (SB139) will study options for lowering student debt and this comes on the heels of the House Finance Committee rejecting the Governor’s Budget which included a program to     (wait for …

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Petition of Redress? Nope. The Legislature Did Away With That Committee

“An once of hypocrisy is worth a pound of ambition.” —Michael Korda  Last Wednesday, the new leadership in Concord saw fit to forgo the Committee on Redress of Grievances. And they did.  Enter State Senator Martha Fuller-Clark. She found a “petition of Redress” from twenty black slaves in Portsmouth dating back to 1779. According to the …

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Freshman Get A Voice

November 9, 2010 Dear Freshman Member–Elect, As you prepare to come to Washington for Orientation during the week of November 14th, we wanted to bring to your attention the various leadership opportunities available to your class.  The incoming GOP freshman class for the 112th Congress is no ordinary freshman class, and this is no ordinary …

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