Every governing body, whether elected or appointed, needs to reflect the community it represents.
UPDATED: In a 17-6 vote, senators rejected Gluck’s appointment even after he asked the governor to withdraw his name Thursday morning.
State lawmakers will decide later this week on Dan Gluck’s nomination.
Both agencies were the targets of recent critical examinations by State Auditor Les Kondo.
The office is too important to good government to go down in a morass of name-calling and self-important rectitude.
The stunning rebound in general treasury tax revenue was driven by increased state income tax collections.
UPDATED: Most of the measures taken up Thursday made technical changes to bills affecting state finances.