Topic: General Assembly


Bill would ban criminal history box from job apps

March 5, 2013 2 comments

Applicants are currently judged by their criminal pasts instead of their qualifications, Rep. Slater argues.


Senate debates expanding worker’s comp program

March 5, 2013 0 comments

The bill would amplify the terms of worker protection, and opponents argue it is not worth the cost.


‘Master lever’ ballot may be phased out

February 7, 2013 0 comments

The option currently allows a voter to vote for every candidate from a particular political party.


Spotlight on the Statehouse: Jan. 31, 2013

January 31, 2013 0 comments

Same-sex marriage legislation, which passed the House last week, will likely be stalled in the Senate.