New Assembly Session Starts

Step right this way. The 2021 session of the General Assembly opens Tuesday with eight new Senators and 14 new Representatives. Katherine Gregg has a comprehensive write-up in the ProJo with personal bios of incoming legislators:

But the 38-member Senate will now have a record number of women (19), and the two chambers will have more Black and Latino members than they ever had before: five in the Senate, 16 in the House.

I will bookmark this article for future reference.

(Apparently Gene Valicenti felt the need to insult women who dare to run for public office. For Gene Valicenti’s regressive views on women in politics, go here.)


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