See below for the latest grassroots alerts in your state and at the federal level. Your participation makes a difference!
Urge Gov. Raimondo to veto H.8013 and S.2679
Auto body shops in Rhode Island are once again pushing
special interest legislation through the General Assembly that could further
increase auto body repair costs. H-8013/S-2679 would effectively prohibit the
use of safe, reliable aftermarket parts to repair vehicles and significantly
add to repair costs. Now is the time to contact Gov. Raimondo and urge her to
veto these bills if they come to her desk!
Tell Your LA State Senator To Support A Hands-Free Louisiana!
HB 619 bans the use of hand-held portable electronic
devices while driving. Drivers found in violation of this law would
receive a fine. If passed, this legislation is expected to reduce the number of traffic fatalities due
to distracted driving and increase public safety on Louisiana’s roads.
In 2005, the Missouri State
Legislature passed legislation aimed at curbing lawsuit abuse. Unfortunately, out-of-state
plaintiff attorneys have been exploiting the state’s joinder laws to get around
these reforms to bring lawsuits arising from out-of-state disputes into
Missouri to get better judgments from friendly Missouri juries. Senate Bill 546
would make much-needed reforms to Missouri’s legal system to close the joinder