Joint committees can help pave way to progress in the capitol
October 31, 2018
I am writing this article while waiting for a business round table meeting to start at Marshfield High School in Coos Bay.
For the last several months myself and some of my colleagues have traveled the state as part of the Joint Committee on Student Success.
This is an example of the occasional, special committee assignments that occur in the Legislature. Committees typically meet during regular session and then again during interim committee days.
They almost always meet at the Capitol.
Many of you remember that a couple years ago there was a special transportation committee that was...