• 2022 special sessions

    2022 Special Sessions Update

    Photo credit: iStock.com/christiannafzger Roughly forty states have part-time legislatures—the legislative branch only meets for brief periods throughout the year. Usually, [...]

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  • Around the States: 2021 Special Session Updates

    Digital image by Ryan Stevens; image source by David Mark from Pixabay  Some state legislatures may be called into “special sessions” to [...]

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  • Veto Overrides: 2020 Successes & Failures

    What is a veto override? This summer, DMGS looked at gubernatorial vetoes.  To recap, in a state’s checks and balances [...]

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  • Louisiana Special Sessions

    DMGS Article Highlights Earlier this year, DMGS took an in-depth look at Nevada’s two special sessions that convened this past [...]

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