--2 Morning Word, March 6
May 25, 2016

Morning Word, 03-06-13

Senate Public Affairs takes center stage

March 6, 2013, 9:00 am
By Matthew Reichbach

The Senate Public Affairs Committee had a busy night. The committee had a series of high profile bills in front of it, from drivers license legislation to gun control legislation. Neither advanced to the next committee, although the gun control legislation will be back on Thursday for another hearing in the committee.

The committee went until after 11 pm, perhaps being the latest committee of the session so far.
Such hearings will be more and more commonplace in coming days. And as the very final days tick off the calendar, to mix some metaphors, floor hearings can go past midnight -- wreaking havoc with newspaper deadlines.

Luckily, the Word comes out at 4:30 am, so the late night news will be here -- and posts will continue to go up until the stories are over.

On to the Word:


comments powered by Disqus

Morning Word: Trump Irreverent at Protested Rally

Morning Word New York billionaire takes a swing at Gov. Susana Martinez after she declines to appear on stage with him or endorse his presidential campaign. ... More

May 25, 2016 by Peter St. Cyr


* indicates required
Choose your newsletter(s):

@SFReporter on Instagram