Don’t miss this year’s MVP lineup of speakers.
Our guests are Colorado Lt Gov Dianne Primavara (D) and Tennessee Sen. Becky Massey (R), both at-large co-chairs of the task force, which also includes 27 other state lawmakers from both parties.
To help increase transparency and public awareness of government decision-making, all 50 states have enacted laws that require certain government records to be open to the public.
As the first branch of government, state legislatures are the place ideas, policy and opinions intersect and provide Americans a direct voice in the nation’s democracy. NCSL is home to the most comprehensive information available on legislatures in the 50 states, territories and commonwealths. Start learning about the institutions now: