In 2015, legislators filed more than 2,000 bills. Before the session ended, more than a thousand amendments had also been filed.
Adding 228 employees is one of several strategies proposed by the Division of Children and Family Services to improve the state’s child welfare system, which division officials say is in crisis.
The 35 members of the state Senate chose their committee assignments for the 2017 regular session.
Being a really good school principal takes a special sort of person. The 27 years I spent in schools I worked with quite a few.