Legislative leaders and Governor Jim Douglas remain at odds over a special
legislative session to address sex offender laws. The
two sides have been deadlocked for weeks, and today the political
rhetoric grew more heated.
We go "behind the scenes" and examine the
role that lobbyists play in shaping the legislative agenda, and informing lawmakers
about the issues. Then we talk with a veteran speechwriter about crafting a State of the State Address. And we check in with the new legislative pages.