General Assembly Update Week 2
Released: Sunday, January 20, 2019
This first full week of work at the General Assembly was like being on a roller coaster-- at times slow and deliberate, and then bursts of furious clamor! That's just the way it is! Today was the final day for bills to be introduced, so the flood of bills is done.
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