Wednesday, March 29, 2017
Sen. Tim Kaine
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Tim Kaine released the following statement today on his intent to vote against cloture and final confirmation for the nomination of Judge Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court:
“After meeting with Judge Gorsuch and reviewing his testimony and past decisions, I’ve observed that he has repeatedly taken an activist approach to cases involving a woman’s right to make her own decisions about her health. He has made the astounding argument that bosses have an individual right to prevent their company’s female employees from using their own health insurance to buy contraception. He has taken extraordinary steps to force reconsideration
HB 1879 Government, local; alternatives to publication of notices for charter changes, referenda, etc.
Local government; publication of notices for charter changes, referenda, and public hearings, etc; alternatives. Gives localities with a population over 100,000 alternatives to publication in newspaper of general circulation in the locality. These alternatives include publication in a newspaper of general circulation in the locality, on the locality’s website, or on any public access channel operated by the locality, to be aired during prime time programming and at least two other times during the day. Any electronic publication shall be aired daily for two consecutive weeks.
01/20/09 House: Assigned CC & T sub:
01/29/09 House: Subcommittee failed to recommend reporting
YEAS– Lohr, Saxman, Knight–3
NAYS– Marshall, D.W., Oder, Merricks, Hull, Spruill, Ware, O., Poisson, Nichols, –8
ABSTENTIONS–0. NOT VOTING–0.
Posted By Valerie Garner
Categories: State Politics
Tags: FOIA, open_government