Maybe more importantly is gaining majority so they can make new committee assignments. Buying off a committee chair has to be easier than buying off the Gov to veto something. Not saying it can't or won't happen with certain bills. But some of the 2A bill would likely go through as long as they could get out of committee. The Castle Doctrine has very strong support, outside of Ross's office. It sailed through the Senate. Something like Restaurant carry might be a bit tougher.