Feds are on track to approve a 4,250-well oilfield expansion, which will boost revenues and add millions of tons of greenhouse gasses to a changing climate.
House conservatives swayed votes with arguments against growing government during tight fiscal times. Proponents of the measures say fixing small problems that impact needy people was stalled.
Shipping inmates to county jails or private out-of-state prisons won’t solve Department of Corrections’ problems.
Proposal would move child representation in removal cases from public defenders to new Guardian Ad Litem office. Similar parents measure still being studied.