TUE PM Update: Proposed Assembly rule changes would allow Anderson to phone into hearings, permit multiple veto override attempts

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-- Paralyzed Dem Rep. Jimmy Anderson would be allowed to phone into committee hearings to accommodate his disability, under a package of proposed rule changes GOP Assembly leaders announced today.
But Dems said the changes -- which include a provision that would allow the Assembly to make multiple runs at overriding a guv veto -- was an attempt by the GOP to "jam in a whole kitchen sink of partisan political objectives." Now, the Assembly is only allowed one vote on a veto.
"You're going far beyond the scope of (the accommodat...

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