Advocacy Updates

OSCC Daily Legislative Update – June 22, 2017

Here is your daily update. What’s happening: As we were anticipating, yesterday House Revenue Committee threw us a curveball and passed HB 2060 which repeals the small business tax cut passed by the 2013 legislature. OSCC will issue an action alert on this outrageous action. 1. Yesterday’s action by the House Revenue committee on HB […]


2017 Legislative Report – Week 20

The legislature took the first major step to balancing the state budget last week when the House passed the Medicaid funding package. If the Senate follows suit – which is a big ‘if’ – then the legislature will have solved over $900 million of the $1.4 billion budget deficit. Finding the remaining $500 million to […]


2017 Legislative Report – Week 19

What a difference a week makes. If the legislature solves the state’s Medicaid budget shortfall of $900 million – which it is poised to do with a variety of taxes on hospitals, medical providers and insurance premiums embedded in HB 2391 – then the legislature needs to find only $500 million (out of a nearly […]