Per Diem Issue

It was not surprising to see the Republican House majority reject embracing the idea of raising the daily per diem for their members by $10.00 inline with the State Senate. Republicans are usually a fiscally conservative lot and would not like to campaign against...

C&B 1997: The ’97 Legislative Session: Editor’s Page (Shawn Towle)

As Checks & Balances marks its second year of publication, we would like to thank all of our readers for their support in this continuing effort. We would also like to thank our contributors for their participation, insight, and appreciation for what we are trying...