From banning bullhook use on elephants to creating a memorial to Nebraska poets, term-limited senators introduced an average of 50 percent more bills than their colleagues this year.Perhaps they'd do less damage if we let them stay. Like Ben Franklin, I always sleep a little sounder when the legislature is not in session. Good news: The elephant bill is going nowhere. It could have wiped out the state's elephant-training industry.
Not everyone is pleased with their proposals.
Monday, January 23, 2006
Term-limited senators propose more bills than colleagues: