Rep. Melanie Stambaugh's Email Updates


We are now more than halfway through the 2016 legislative session, and the pace hasn't slowed down. We have been voting on dozens of bills on the House floor, including a...

We're in week three of the 2016 legislative session, and several of my bills have either already received a public hearing or are scheduled to receive a hearing next week.

The 2016 legislative session began on Monday, and I am honored to continue the work we started last year on behalf of the 25th District. The session is scheduled to last...

I hope you had a wonderful Thanksgiving with family and friends! I wanted to send out this interim update before the Legislature convenes again on Jan. 11 for the 2016 legislative...

After 176 days and three special sessions, the Legislature finally adjourned last Friday. Although it took longer than I would've liked, I believe the Legislature made great strides this year in...

The Legislature remains in a special session as budget negotiations continue. I was hopeful we would finish our work on time during the 105-day regular session, but agreements could not be...

There are four days remaining in the 2015 legislative session, and negotiations are still ongoing regarding the operating budget, capital budget and transportation package. If negotiators from the House and Senate...

House Democrats and Senate Republicans have now released their operating budget proposals, and while there are some similarities, there are quite a few differences as well.

It is day 74 of the 105-day legislative session, and I continue to remain optimistic that we will be able to complete our work on time. The House Democrats will release...

We are past the halfway point of the legislative session, and the pace has picked up. Over the past two weeks, the House passed more than 200 bills (including my first!),...