VOTES THIS WEEK:
Thursday, February 18, 2021
I voted YES on HB 4018, 4020, 4021 (Rep. Albert) Provides placeholders for general and multi-department appropriations for fiscal years 2019-20 and 2020-21. EXPLANATION: These bills have no substance in their current form and are simply meant to streamline future legislative considerations.
PASSED 107-0, 107-0, 107-0
Note: The legislative process is very slow, voting will pick up in a couple weeks once more bills have had a chance to work through committees for consideration.
VOTES THIS WEEK: Tuesday, March 16, 2021 I voted YES on HB 4122 (Rep. Glenn) Provides for various technical changes and efficiencies regarding how County Veteran Service Grants are distributed and accounts for distribution of funds if the full $50,000 per county is unavailable for distribution. EXPLANATION: Distributing county veteran funds in an equitable way […]
VOTES THIS WEEK: Wednesday, March 24, 2021 I voted NO on HB 4050 (Rep. Cherry) Allows the DNR to exempt certain specific location information of game species when responding to a FOIA request. EXPLANATION: DNR should not be exempt from providing information to the public when it is requested through FOIA. A 12-month delay on […]
VOTES THIS WEEK: Tuesday, March 9, 2021 I voted YES on HB 4127 (Rep. Hall) Creates a procedure to remove people with unknown dates of birth from the Qualified Voter File (QVF). EXPLANATION: Errors in the QVF need to be rectified. With people listed as over 122 years old on the voters list, updated information […]