I passed both of my bills dealing with dyslexia out of the House Common Education Committee this week with votes of 17-0 on each.
Back in December, the State Board of Equalization met to give its initial certification as to how much revenue would be available to appropriate for the fiscal year 2021 budget, which begins on July 1 of this year. At that time, we knew oil and gas prices were coming in lower than had been projected. As a result, the board said we’d basically have a flat budget for 2021.
My first venture into the oil and gas industry was nineteen years ago, in the spring of 2001.
Now that the legislative session is in full swing, House committees and subcommittees are meeting, and our first pieces of legislation are being considered on the House Floor. We have
Rural communities in our nation have been in decline for decades. The continued loss of population in rural areas and increased growth in urban areas has been like a giant