Rep. Paul Harris' Email Updates


The historic 2021 legislative session is over. This is my sixth term as a state representative, and I don't think I've ever left a session feeling as concerned as I do...

May 3, 2021

The 2021 legislative session is entering its final weeks. We are currently busy in both the House and Senate considering bills from the opposite chamber in our various committees. In just...

March 25, 2021

I hope this email update finds you safe and well. I know we are still living in tough times and facing difficult problems. I also want you to know that I...

Feb. 16, 2021

I'm delighted to reach out to you again now that election year restrictions have been lifted. I know many of you have a lot of questions for your state representatives, right...

Jan. 18, 2021

I hope this letter finds you healthy and well. I know these are trying times and that so many of you are hurting from the effects of the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak....

May 8, 2020

This short 60-day 2020 legislative session is officially in the books. A lot happened during the last two months as lawmakers pushed through hundreds of bills to the governor's desk. Before...

March 16, 2020

It's hard to believe, but we're just about done with this short 60-day legislative session. Lawmakers in both the House and Senate have been working tirelessly in our committees, this week,...

Feb. 28, 2020

It's hard to believe we're already halfway through this legislative session. We've officially passed the policy cut-off point, which means House floor activity is really going to pick up. A lot...

Feb. 10, 2020

We're now almost two weeks into the 2020 session, but there's already a lot to talk about. But before I get into some of the details of the first two weeks,...

Jan. 22, 2020

Winter is almost here and that means the 2020 legislative session is just around the corner. As with any session, the House of Representatives will be tackling numerous issues that are...

Nov. 20, 2019