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legislative issues

California Legislature Adjourns

Monday’s Government and Ethics News Roundup

Colorado Governor Calls for Special Legislative Session in October

LePage Threatens Possibility of Special Session

Wednesday’s Government and Ethics News Roundup

California Assembly Speaker Faces Recall Effort; Opens Debate for Universal Healthcare

Democratic Institutions Minister Anticipates More Election Law Legislation

News You Can Use Digest – August 18, 2017

Monday’s State Government and Ethics News

News You Can Use Digest – August 11, 2017

Tuesday’s State Government and Ethics News

Monday’s State Government and Ethics News

NYCU Video Digest – August 4, 2017

News You Can Use Digest – August 4, 2017

Monday’s State Government and Ethics News

Bill Introduced in U.S. House Would Require Cause for Firing OGE Director

Wednesday’s State Government and Ethics News

Tuesday’s State Government and Ethics News

Rauner Threatens to Call Lawmakers Back to Springfield

Maine Legislature to Meet in August

News You Can Use Digest – July 21, 2017

Thursday’s State Government and Ethics News

Tuesday’s State Government and Ethics News

Tuesday’s State Government and Ethics News

Oregon Legislature Adjourns; Lobbying Reform Bill Dies

North Carolina General Assembly Adjourns Session

Oregon House to Consider Lobbying Reform Bill

New York Special Session Adjourns

Maine Bans Certain Gifts to Health Care Practitioners

New York Legislature Adjourns

NYCU Video Digest – June 22, 2017

NYCU Video Digest – June 16, 2017

New Mexico Sec. of State Proposes New Campaign Finance Rule

Vermont Governor Signs Ethics Bill

Wednesday’s Government Relations and Ethics News

Legislative Assembly of Alberta Adjourned

Special Session Called in South Dakota

Missouri Governor Calls Second Special Legislative Session

Texas Governor Calls July Special Session

Wednesday’s Government Relations and Ethics News

“Close the Revolving Door Act of 2017” Would Enact Lifetime Lobbyist Ban on Members of Congress

Campaign Finance Legislation Introduced in Oregon

South Carolina Special Legislative Session to Begin Today

Missouri General Assembly to Convene Special Legislative Session

Montana Governor Vetoes Campaign Finance Bill

Alabama Legislature Adjourns Sine Die

News You Can Use Digest – May 19, 2017

501(c)(4) Reform Act of 2017 Introduced in US House

Pennsylvania House Committee Approves Stiffer Penalties for Lobbying Violations

Thursday’s Government Relations and Ethics News

West Virginia Disclosure Laws Effective in July

US Spending Bill Has Campaign Finance Provisions

New Mexico Special Session on the Horizon

North Dakota Campaign Finance Law Signed into Law

Hawaii Legislature Adjourns Sine Die

News You Can Use Digest – May 5, 2017

Arkansas Special Session Adjourns Sine Die

Several Ethics Bills Introduced in Michigan

Vermont Moves a Step Closer to Creating a State Ethics Commission

Arkansas Legislature Adjourns Only to Call Special Session

Montana Legislature Adjourns

Tuesday’s Government Relations and Ethics News

Thursday’s Government Relations and Ethics News

Wednesday’s Government Relations and Ethics News

Maryland Ethics Bill Effective in October

Thursday’s Government Relations and Ethics News

Wednesday’s Government Relations and Ethics News

California Lawmakers Introduce Bill to Move Up Presidential Primary

Tuesday’s Government Relations and Ethics News

US House Bill Would Place Congressional Salaries in Escrow if No Budget Passed

Wednesday’s Government Relations and Ethics News

News You Can Use Digest – April 7, 2017

Thursday’s Government Relations and Ethics News

North Carolina Lawmakers Make New Attempt at Combined Elections and Ethics Board

Kentucky Legislature Adjourns 2017 Regular Session

Georgia Legislature Adjourns 2017 Regular Session

Idaho Legislature Adjourns 2017 Session

West Virginia Campaign Finance Bill Passes Senate

Tuesday’s Government Relations and Ethics News

New Mexico Governor Will Likely Call a Special Session

Wisconsin Legislators Consider Revolving Door Ban

US House Bill – No US Funds for Trump Hotel Stays

News You Can Use Digest – March 24, 2017

Drug Price Relief Act Expected to Appear on Ohio Ballot

New Mexico Legislature Adjourns Sine Die

North Carolina Merger of State Board of Elections and State Ethics Commission Ruled Unconstitutional

Monday’s Government Relations and Ethics News You Can Use

News You Can Use Digest – March 17, 2017

New Mexico Legislature Approves Independent Ethics Commission Bill

South Dakota Governor Signs Campaign Finance Bill

Tuesday’s Government Relations and Ethics News

Florida House Passes Bill to Slow Revolving Door

News You Can Use Digest – March 10, 2017

Thursday’s Government Relations and Ethics News

Amended South Dakota Campaign Finance Bill Reverts to Pre-IM 22 Limits

Legal Challenges Create Confusion for NC Ethics Commission and Elections Board

News You Can Use Digest – March 3, 2017

South Dakota House Passes Revolving Door Restriction Bill

Wednesday’s Government Relations and Ethics News

West Virginia House Passes Ethics Bill