House Report

Edgar's picture

By State Representative Todd Russ

Last week at the Capitol was a long one. Thursday was another deadline for the House to hear the remainder of the Senate bills and the same for House bills on the Senate side.

A significant part of the week was the fact that the Senate didn’t hear our teacher pay raise bill.

The Senate chose not to hear the bill because we are down nearly $900 million dollars for next year’s budget, and we did not have a dedicated funding stream identified for all three years of the pay raise.


To read more please log in or subscribe to the digital edition.