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 Comments are Disabled

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 Comments are Disabled

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 Comments are Disabled

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