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News & Brews February 24, 2022

Get News & Brews in your inbox each day: Subscribe here! Supreme Court picks Dem-backed congressional map Yesterday, the state Supreme Court announced it had picked the so-called "Carter" congressional redistricting map, which is the map proposed by the plaintiffs…

News & Brews February 23, 2022

Get News & Brews in your inbox each day: Subscribe here! Optimism v. pessimism at Senate budget hearing Yesterday, at a Senate Appropriations Committee hearing, lawmakers questioned the Department of Revenue on its projections of about $5 billion more in…

News & Brews February 22, 2022

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News & Brews February 18, 2022

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News & Brews February 17, 2022

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News & Brews February 16, 2022

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News & Brews February 15, 2022

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News & Brews February 14, 2022

Get News & Brews in your inbox each day: Subscribe here! Martin ends gubernatorial bid Citing a recently broken leg and ankle injury, Sen. Scott Martin (Lancaster County) has ended his bid for the Republican nomination for governor. In January,…

News & Brews February 11, 2022

Get News & Brews in your inbox each day: Subscribe here! Unemployment fraud cost taxpayers $570M The House Labor & Industry Committee held hearings yesterday to receive updates on unemployment compensation fraud and how the state is implementing the new…

News & Brews February 10, 2022

Get News & Brews in your inbox each day: Subscribe here! State Supreme Court temporarily suspends primary election calendar In a brief order yesterday, the state Supreme Court "temporarily suspended" the primary election calendar "relating to the time of circulating…