The BBC's Kim Ghattas opens her reporter’s notebook. There are details of hundreds of thousands of miles traveled by Secretaries of State, most recently John Kerry.
State legislature changes property tax rebate rules
State lawmakers want to make it easier for
Thursday, the state Senate unanimously approved a bill changing that rule. The bill calls for county assessors to send homeowners regular notices by mail. If they don’t respond on time, or if the home is no longer owner-occupied, the tax break will end. The bill’s already passed the state House.