Despite Republican efforts, Senate Democrats voted today to withdraw several of their budget bills from the Senate Rules Committee and send them directly to the Senate Floor. This 23-9 party line vote denied the public the opportunity to review and comment on the impact of the budget legislation during open and public budget hearings.
Senate Republican Leader Bob Huff says millions of Californians deserve the opportunity to read the budget bills and contact their elected representatives in the days leading up to their final vote. “This is $230 billion dollars’ worth of partisan budget legislation produced behind closed doors …read more
Source: State Senator Bob Huff