Van Taylor of Plano, which would bar many elected officials
in Texas from working as registered state lobbyists.
Most of these elected officials
serve local governments and small political subdivisions.
Some elected officials
promised to lower the debt, but voted to raise the debt.
68 percent of Democrats favor redistricting by independent commissions, while 22 percent favor elected officials
Lane County commissioners voted 4-1 Wednesday to reject a committee report that recommended salary increases for most elected officials
, saying it doesn't make sense to grant raises for the bosses when the county has laid off workers.
These elected officials
have maintained a strong working relationship with economic development staff in their communities and expressed the common themes of communication and relationships.
The compromise often discussed is to establish an alternative commission outside the Legislature to establish district lines and, at the same time, lengthen the term an elected official
can serve in one house of the Legislature to 12 years from the current six in the Assembly or eight in the Senate.
If we had elected officials
with goals and mandates you would see more workforce housing," Ornstein said.
In fact, the only reason the court has been involved in the education-funding debate in the first place is the failure of our elected officials
to face reality and admit that the state's public education system is inequitable, and then address the problem objectively and competently.
foreign policy decisions and their impact on women around the world, and to educate women activists and leaders, including state elected officials
, so they can become engaged on issues of US foreign policy.
are perhaps the most important people as far as elected officials
are concerned because they help determine how money is spent in a jurisdiction," says Kirk "That's why African Americans should care about this.
A small business owner will probably have to be persistent, tactful and will need to make a clear request to get help from elected officials
and their staff members.