Monthly Archives: December 2014

Progressive Lawmakers Urged To Prioritize Labor Issues

By John Celock WASHINGTON – The nation’s secretary of labor urged progressive state legislators to focus on new laws to…  Read More >

Legal Marijuana Businesses Face Banking Hurdles

By John Celock WASHINGTON – The nation’s state lawmakers were briefed Thursday morning on the federal banking law hurdles facing…  Read More >

Bipartisan Group Presses Constitutional Change

By John Celock WASHINGTON – A bipartisan group of state legislators has formed a new group in an effort to…  Read More >

Governor Trails In Hypothetical Senate Match-Up

By John Celock U.S. Sen. Kelly Ayotte (R-N.H.) maintains a lead over Gov. Maggie Hassan (D) in a hypothetical 2016…  Read More >

GOP Speaker Nominee Defeated In New Hampshire Stunner

By John Celock A coalition of Democrats and Republicans pulled off an upset in New Hampshire Wednesday, defeating the Republican…  Read More >

Young Legislators Win Leadership Posts

By John Celock Two of the youngest state legislatures in the country elevated a combined total of seven young lawmakers…  Read More >

Kansas House Stays Course With Leadership Picks

By John Celock The Kansas state House will continue largely the same course for the next two years as both…  Read More >