Sen. Pam Roach, R-Auburn, is applauded after being elected as President Pro Tempore in the Senate at the start of the 2015 legislative session.
Sen. Pam Roach, R-Auburn, is applauded after being elected as President Pro Tempore in the Senate at the start of the 2015 legislative session. Elaine Thompson AP
Sen. Pam Roach, R-Auburn, is applauded after being elected as President Pro Tempore in the Senate at the start of the 2015 legislative session. Elaine Thompson AP