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Politics in Brief - May 13 2019

NY LAWMAKERS OPENING AVENUE TO TRUMP’S STATE TAX RETURNS

The NEW YORK Senate passed a bill that would create a pathway for three congressional committees - the House Ways and Means Committee, the Senate Finance Committee and the Joint Committee on Taxation - to obtain President Trump’s state tax returns. The measure moved to the Assembly, where it is also expected to pass. (NEW YORK TIMES)

 

HI LAWMAKERS APPROVE ALL-MAIL ELECTIONS

HAWAII’s Legislature has passed bills that would institute all-mail voting and automatic recounts for close races in the state. The bills went on to Gov. David Ige (D), who hadn’t indicated if he would sign them. (ASSOCIATED PRESS)

-- Compiled by KOREY CLARK