The latest on the legislative staffing merry-go-round

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With a hat-tip to LobbyTools, here is latest on who is on and who is off the legislative staffing merry-go-round.

Off: Kaley Flynn has left her position as legislative research assistant for the House Education Committee.

On: Lara Medley has accepted a position as state Rep. Colleen Burton‘s legislative assistant.

On: Janice Browning has accepted a position as state Rep. Mike Hill’s district secretary.

On: Steven Thompson has accepted a position as state Rep. Rene Plasencia’s district secretary.

Off: Saintal Permission is no longer the district secretary for state Rep. Sharon Pritchett.

On: Nicole Pontello has accepted a position as state Rep. Paul Renner’s district secretary.

Off: Krista Ziehler has left her position as a legislative assistant for state Rep. Irv Slosberg.

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