Friday, January 16, 2009

Today's House Hot List

8:00 a.m. in Commerce and Labor
Work Session: Governor’s Economic Stimulus Package: Providing economic stimulus through the unemployment insurance program.

8:00 a.m. in Ecology & Parks
Work Session: Climate Action Team Recommendations

Work Session: Impact of climate change on low-income communities

8:00 a.m. in Higher Education
Work Session: Discussion of cost increases in higher education, impacts on financial aid, and student debt after graduation.

1:30 p.m. in Finance
Work Session: Briefing on state and national economy

1:30 p.m. in State Government & Tribal Affairs
Public hearing on HB 1017 - Creating a committee to study the feasibility of creating a board with public records act and open public meetings act responsibilities.