Tag:Alec Garnett

Fentanyl Bill Passes First Committee Vote with Amendments Following Emotional Hearing

A bill to address the fentanyl crisis passed its first committee vote on Wednesday with amendments to add harsher penalties for possession.

Cost of Living, Crime Rates Priorities for Democrat State Legislative Leaders

Democrat legislative leaders say they will focus on reducing costs of living, addressing crime, funding schools and improving air quality this session.

Annie Kao to Become State Government Ethics Commissioner

Annie Kao was appointed yesterday to the state’s Independent Ethics Commission which gives guidance on ethical issues for elected officials.