General Assembly


As the upcoming General Assembly session approaches, lawmakers who are eyeing statewide office are trying to figure out how to juggle the legislature with the campaign trail.


Now that voters have approved of a new redistricting commission, half of the members have been named. And, state officials are now taking applications for the other half.


As lawmakers prepare for the upcoming General Assembly session, a huge number of House members are running for statewide office or at least considering a run.

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Lawmakers just ended their special session this week. But they're already preparing for the next General Assembly session, which begins in about two months.

Lawmakers have now ended their three-month special session. And, they left one important piece of business unfinished.