Wednesday, May 22, 2013
Legislative leaders released the long-awaited list of committee assignments for the 126th Legislature.
Below is the complete list.
Although we've yet to see much of the new Democratic majority's policy agenda, a few committees will are likely to see a lot of action, particularly the Appropriations Committee, which handles budget-writing and is the last stop for spending bills. It is probably the most powerful committee in the Legislature.Tweet
Steve Mistler covers politics and government for the Portland Press Herald. He spends a lot of time in the hallways of the State House.