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Rep. Errington requests that legislative study panel review Mounds Reservoir proposal

Rep. Errington requests that legislative study panel review Mounds Reservoir proposal
For immediate release: July 29, 2015   INDIANAPOLIS - State Rep. Sue Errington (D-Muncie) has made a formal request to the chair and vice-chair of the Interim Study Committee on Environmental Affairs that the controversial Mounds Reservoir proposal be examined. “I have contacted the chair of the study committee, State Sen. Ed Charbonneau (R-Valparaiso), and the vice chair, State Rep. Dave Wolkins (R-Warsaw), to ask that Mounds Reservoir issue be included as the committee explores Read More...

House Democratic Leader Pelath mourns passing of former state representative Dale Sturtz

House Democratic Leader Pelath mourns passing of former state representative Dale Sturtz
For immediate release: July 24, 2015   INDIANAPOLIS - Indiana House Democratic Leader Scott Pelath from Michigan City has issued the following statement on the passing of former State Representative W. Dale Sturtz from LaGrange: "I was saddened to hear of the passing of my friend and colleague, former State Representative Dale Sturtz of LaGrange County. "Dale was a brilliant public servant with a larger-than-life personality. He truly understood the struggles of everyday Read More...

Porter on year-end close-out: Indiana continues to excel at hoarding money

Porter on year-end close-out: Indiana continues to excel at hoarding money
For immediate release: July 16, 2015   INDIANAPOLIS – State Rep. Gregory W. Porter (D-Indianapolis), ranking Democrat on the Indiana House Ways & Means Committee, today issued the following statement on the announcement of the state budget close-out earlier today: “For those who control our state treasury, the year-end close-out serves only one clear function: an opportunity to pat themselves on the back for their fiscal wizardry. We must gaze in awe at our ability to hoard Read More...