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April 30, 2013 at 5:05 PM

Pace of bills passed by Legislature slowest since 1983

The past 105-day session was the second least productive in 33 years, in terms of the overall number of bills sent to the governor for signature, according a recent analysis done by Patrick McDonald, an assistant to the Secretary of state. McDonald only looked at long sessions. In odd-number years, lawmakers convene a 105-day regular…


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