Dead or Alive: Bills alive at cutoff are worst in years

The 2021 legislative session is at the halfway mark. We spent the past week voting on legislation, moving toward yesterday’s 5 p.m. deadline for both chambers to pass their own bills – or they are considered off the table for the remainder of the session.

…Unfortunately, the very troubling bills outweigh the good among the Senate bills passed by the Senate this year. The ugliest of the bills forced through by the majority side was an unconstitutional income tax on capital gains. You may read more about that and other actions below.

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