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Posted August 28, 2023

Summer 2023

An insider’s guide to Indy, life on Hoosier time, stories from first-year lawmakers, finding younger workers for state jobs, and more.

Posted August 23, 2023

Legislator Police Academy

The Legislator Police Academy is a year-long peer-training opportunity designed to support state legislators interested in policy topics related to police accountability. This program includes two in-person meetings with additional virtual...

Posted August 21, 2023

The Evolution of 911 | OAS Episode 193

On this episode, we sat down with Brian Tegtmeyer, the National 911 Program Coordinator, to discuss the nationwide emergency call system. He discussed the advantages of Next Generation 911, the progress states have made in adopting to these new...

Speaker Pro Tempore Brian Patrick Kennedy

Speaker Pro Tempore (D) Rhode Island Rep. Brian Patrick Kennedy was first elected to the Rhode Island House of Representatives during the election of November 1988 and is a member of the Democratic majority party in the Rhode Island...

President Pro Tempore Wayne A. Harper

President Pro Tempore (R) Utah Wayne A. Harper is a member of the Utah State Senate representing District 6 since Jan. 1, 2013. Harper served in the Utah House of Representatives from Jan. 1, 1997, until Dec. 31, 2012, in the...

Speaker Robin Vos

Speaker of the Assembly (R) Wisconsin Rep. Robin Vos has served as the 75th speaker of the Wisconsin State Assembly since 2013, making him the longest-serving GOP speaker in Wisconsin history. In the preceding years, he served consecutively...
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