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What If the Republican Party Has a Dream Election Year?

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Red-Victory

October 21st, 2014|2014 Elections, Infographics|

What If the Democratic Party Has a Dream Election Year?

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Blue-Victory

October 21st, 2014|2014 Elections, Infographics|

SOUTH DAKOTA

The Alcoholic Beverage Shipping and Distribution Study Interim Committee will meet October 20 to discuss draft legislation. Bob Maurice at rem@stateside.com

October 20th, 2014|Scrolling Text, Stateside News|

WYOMING

The Interim Joint Education Committee will meet October 23 to discuss the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement as it pertains to licensing of
post-secondary institutions providing distance education. Andrew Ausel at ata@stateside.com

October 6th, 2014|Scrolling Text, Stateside News|

WASHINGTON

The Juvenile Sentencing Reform Task Force will meet October 21 to discuss legislative proposals relating to citizen recommendations to the Committee. Stephen Hellier at sjh@stateside.com

The Select Committee on Pension Policy will hold an interim meeting October 21 to discuss the issue of annuity purchases. Mike McNamee at […]

October 6th, 2014|Scrolling Text, Stateside News|

UTAH

The Air Quality Board will hold a public hearing October 20 to discuss proposed amendments to control measures for area and point sources. Maia Falconi-Sachs at mfs@stateside.com

The Interim Occupational and Professional Licensure Review Committee will meet October 21 to discuss modifications to the Architects Licensing Act and will explore less […]

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TEXAS

The Senate Jurisprudence Committee will meet October 23 to discuss expunction of criminal records. Stephen Hellier at sjh@stateside.com

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SOUTH CAROLINA

The City of Rock Hill will hold a mayoral election October 21. William Higgins at wch@stateside.com

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PENNSYLVANIA

The Philadelphia City Council Committee on Public Safety will hold a public hearing October 21 to discuss an ordinance to add hate crimes to the City Code Chapter entitled, “Regulation of Individual Conduct and Activity”. [Calendar] William Higgins at wch@stateside.com

October 6th, 2014|Scrolling Text, Stateside News|

OREGON

The Board of Pharmacy will meet October 8 to discuss various rule revisions, including revisions to pharmacy technician licensure and continuing education requirements. Amy Goldlust at amg@stateside.com

October 6th, 2014|Stateside News|

OKLAHOMA

The House Higher Education Committee will meet October 22 to discuss student loan debt and the transition between K-12 education to Higher Education. Stephen Hellier at sjh@stateside.com

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OHIO

The Cleveland City Council Finance Committee will meet October 13 to consider an ordinance authorizing the procurement of body-worn camera equipment used by the City Division of Police. [Consent Calendar] William Higgins at wch@stateside.com

The House Rules and Reference Committee will meet October 14 to consider H.B. 597, which […]

October 6th, 2014|Stateside News|

NORTH DAKOTA

The Workers’ Compensation Review Committee will meet October 21 to discuss a bill draft relating to posttraumatic stress disorder coverage for first
responders. Stephen Hellier at sjh@stateside.com

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NEW YORK

The New York City Council Committee on Immigration will meet October 15 to consider an ordinance limiting the powers of the Federal Immigration and Customs Enforcement Agency in regards to persons detained by the Department of Corrections. [Agenda] William Higgins at wch@stateside.com

October 6th, 2014|Stateside News|

NEW MEXICO

The Legislative Health and Human Services Committee will meet October 20-22 to discuss mental and behavioral health programs and services available to Native Americans, a basic health program update and the Health Insurance Exchange. Meghan Pudeler at mlp@stateside.com

The Public Accountancy Board will hold a hearing October 21 to discuss […]

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NEW HAMPSHIRE

The House Education Committee will hold an executive session October 21 to discuss H.B. 1496, regarding the objectivity and validity of student assessment materials and H.B. 1262, regarding student assessment data privacy. Melissa Luke at mal@stateside.com

The House Executive Departments and Administration Committee will hold an executive session October 21 […]

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NEBRASKA

The Committee on Education will hold meetings October 15-16 to gather public input to finalize the Common Vision for Education. Steven Gassenberger at smg@stateside.com  

The Urban Affairs Committee will hold a hearing October 17 to examine issues surrounding the use of tax increment financing under the Community Development Law.

October 6th, 2014|Stateside News|

MISSOURI

The House Appropriations – Health, Mental Health and Social Services Committee will meet October 20 to compare data from beneficiaries of Medicaid who receive benefits through fee-for-service arrangements and those who receive benefits through a managed care plan. Patrick Gallaher at phg@stateside.com

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IDAHO

The Board of Education will hold a public hearing October 21 to discuss amendments to teacher certification rules. Maia Falconi-Sachs at mfs@stateside.com

The Board of Pharmacy will hold a public meeting October 22 to discuss proposed amendments regarding the rules relating to biosimilar substitution, drug quality security and outsourcing facilities. […]

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GEORGIA

The Department of Natural Resources will hold a public meeting October 22 to discuss rules concerning drought management and water use efficiency. Becky Lukaesko at bml@stateside.com

The Autonomous Vehicle Technology Study Committee will meet October 22 to hear testimony regarding the current status of autonomous vehicle infrastructure and advantages […]

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DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA

The Committee on Finance and Revenue will hold a public oversight hearing October 20 to discuss the District’s Chief Financial Officer’s plans for the City and to hear the Strategic Plan for the Office of the Chief Financial Officer. [Public Notice] William Higgins at

CALIFORNIA

The Senate Budget and Fiscal Review Committee and the Health Committee will hold a joint hearing October 21 to discuss the Drug Medi-Cal Organized Delivery System Waiver Proposal. Shelby King at smk@stateside.com

The Air Resources Control Board will hold a public hearing October 23 to discuss amendment to the Zero Emission […]

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ARKANSAS

The Legislative Council and the Joint Legislative Budget Committee will meet October 21-23 to hear budget requests from state agencies. Sarah Hofmann at srh@stateside.com

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ARIZONA

The House Ad Hoc Committee on Pediatric Autoimmune Neuropsychiatric Disorder will meet October 14 to introduce members and establish subcommittees. Jeremy Haines at jnh@stateside.com

October 6th, 2014|Stateside News|

ALASKA

The Labor and Commerce Committee will meet October 7-8 to discuss insurance rate increases for individuals who purchased coverage under the Affordable Care Act. Shelby King at smk@stateside.com

October 6th, 2014|Stateside News|

2014 State Elections – Legislator Turnover

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September 30th, 2014|2014 Elections, Infographics|

VIRGINIA

The Department of Environmental Quality will hold a stakeholder meeting October 14 to provide input about the crushing of fluorescent lights and mercury-containing lamps under the Universal Waste (UW) provisions of the Hazardous Waste Management Regulations. Amy Goldlust at amg@stateside.com

September 29th, 2014|Stateside News|

VERMONT

The Health Care Oversight Committee will meet October 16 to discuss medical malpractice and the Report on Impact of Vermont Malpractice Reform. Meghan Pudeler at mlp@stateside.com

September 29th, 2014|Stateside News|

NORTH CAROLINA

The Department of Environment and Natural Resources will hold a public hearing October 1 to discuss temporary rules regarding Title V permitting for greenhouse gases. Carter Alleman at ca@stateside.com

September 29th, 2014|Stateside News|

NEW JERSEY

The Assembly Military and Veterans’ Affairs Committee will meet October 22 to discuss the challenges faced by female veterans. Stephen Hellier at sjh@stateside.com

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MONTANA

The Board of Respiratory Care will hold a public hearing September 29 about proposed amendments to rules concerning licensure. Becky Lukaesko at bml@stateside.com

September 29th, 2014|Stateside News|

MINNESOTA

The Senate Education Committee will meet October 22 to meet the Teachers of the Year and discuss their perspectives on education. Stephen Hellier at sjh@stateside.com

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MICHIGAN

The Board of Psychology will meet October 21 to address comments pertaining to proposed rules impacting program accreditation standards and continuing education requirements. Amy Goldlust at amg@stateside.com

The Senate Economic Development Committee will meet for a public hearing October 22 to discuss modifications to the Film and Digital Media Production Assistance […]

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CONNECTICUT

The Task Force on Cadmium in Children’s Jewelry will hold an informal committee meeting October 2. Ali Legros at all@stateside.com

September 29th, 2014|Stateside News|

MARYLAND

The College and Career-Ready Standards and Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers Implementation Review Workgroup will hold a meeting October 21 at the Howard County Board of Education in Ellicott City to determine if any new curriculum resources are needed in order to full implement the College and Career-Ready Standards.

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INDIANA

The Commission on Business Personal Property and Business Taxation will meet October 23 to discuss utilization of tax increment financing to boost business development in localities. Jonathan Curry at jtc@stateside.com

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COLORADO

The Air Quality Control Commission will hold a public rulemaking hearing October 16 to discuss proposed rule amendments to the Motor Vehicle Emissions Inspection Program. Carter Alleman at ca@stateside.com

September 22nd, 2014|Stateside News|

ALABAMA

The Department of Public Health will meet September 24 to hear proposed amendments to radiation control rules. Becky Lukaesko at bml@stateside.com

September 22nd, 2014|Stateside News|

2014 Governors Races – Post-Primary Vulnerable Incumbents

September 16th, 2014|2014 Elections, Infographics|

NEVADA

The Medical Care Advisory Committee will meet October 21 to receive updates regarding the Health Care Guidance Program and Applied Behavioral Analysis. Jeremy Haines at jnh@stateside.com

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MISSISSIPPI

The Domestic Violence Task Force will meet September 19 to discuss funding for ending domestic violence abuse. Stephen Hellier at sjh@stateside.com

September 15th, 2014|Stateside News|

KANSAS

The Joint Committee on State Building Construction will meet October 21 to review their five-year plan and tour several state owned buildings. Stephen Hellier at sjh@stateside.com

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IOWA

The Fiscal Committee will meet October 20 to receive updates on Medicaid. Shelby King at smk@stateside.com

The Utilities Board will hold a workshop October 21 to explore a draft distributed generation checklist, which is part of the Board’s overall examination
of distributed generation in the state.

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FLORIDA

The Miami Beach City Commission will meet October 22 to consider a resolution supporting local regulation and enforcement of single-use plastic bags. [Agenda] William Higgins at wch@stateside.com

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WISCONSIN

The Department of Natural Resources will hold a public hearing September 10 to discuss proposed amendments to rules concerning boat regulation and registration. Becky Lukaesko at bml@stateside.com

September 8th, 2014|Stateside News|

WEST VIRGINIA

 

The Government Organization Subcommittee C will meet October 20 to discuss H.C.R. 119 regarding a study of municipalities to provide a private-public
financing option for commercial property owners. Sarah Hofmann at srh@stateside.com

The Joint Committee on Government Operations will meet October 21 to discuss the Regulatory Performance […]

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RHODE ISLAND

A primary election will be held September 9 to determine the Democratic and Republican nominees for Governor; the Democratic and Republican nominees for Lieutenant Governor; and the Democratic and Republican nominees for House and Senate seats. Christopher Mitton at ccm@stateside.com

September 8th, 2014|Stateside News|

MASSACHUSETTS

The Department of Public Utilities will hold a technical conference October 16 to discuss issues concerning electrical vehicle charging. Becky Lukaesko at bml@stateside.com

September 8th, 2014|Stateside News|

ILLINOIS

The Chicago City Council will meet October 20 to discuss Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s (D) budget. [Calendar] William Higgins at wch@stateside.com

September 8th, 2014|Scrolling Text, Stateside News|

DELAWARE

The Board of Accountancy will hold a hearing October 15 to address proposed amendments to rules pertaining to firm ownership. Amy Goldlust at amg@stateside.com

September 8th, 2014|Stateside News|

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