Representatives Kam Buckner and Curtis Tarver listen to the questions and ideas of their constituents regarding the proposed state budget. (Photo by Samantha Smylie)
By SAMANTHA SMYLIE
Rain didn’t deter constituents from hustling over to Robust Coffee Lounge, 6300 S. Woodlawn Ave., to listen to and ask questions of State Representatives Curtis Tarver (25th) and Kam Buckner (26th) about the state budget proposal.
Tarver and Buckner viewed the gathering as a listening session to hear what concerns constituents had about the budget and appropriation process before they voted on the budget.
“It’s very easy to get stuck in a