This editorial will appear in Friday’s print edition.
What’s true about the weather holds for special sessions as well: Everyone complains about it, but nobody does anything about it.
In fact, special sessions are no longer very special at all; they’ve become par for the course as the Legislature routinely takes extra weeks after the regular session to hash out a budget every two years – as it is doing now.
So can anything be done to change that?
As it turns out, one simple change could make it less likely that a special session would be needed: Read more »