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.
Legislature to work three-day weeks, starting this week
The state capitol will be quiet Monday today, as lawmakers take the day off – they’re expected to work Tuesdays through Thursdays for a little while.That reflects the fact that there’s not a lot left to do this session. But, a few big issues do remain, including the governor’s proposed Medicaid expansion, and the state budget. Legislative work will resume tomorrow.