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2019 Legislative Session: Foundation Laid for Future Progress, But Critical Decisions – and Funding – Put on Hold The 2019 legislative session started with new faces, new energy, and new promise. But when the clock struck midnight on Sine Die,…

§  Advocate for funding in the Governor’s FY 2020 budget to implement the Ending Youth Homelessness Act. §  Establish stronger employment criteria for prospective school employees in an effort to prevent child sexual abuse. §  Create a right to shelter…

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