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BlueIndy remains a bad deal now and forever, argues State Rep. Cherrish Pryor

BlueIndy remains a bad deal now and forever, argues State Rep. Cherrish Pryor
For immediate release: Sept. 2, 2015   STATEHOUSE - State Rep. Cherrish Pryor (D-Indianapolis) today issued the following statement as the BlueIndy electric vehicle program begins in the city of Indianapolis: “So the grand experiment begins without any of us certain where it will go. “Of course, this is exactly what we all should have expected from the very first time our mayor announced plans to bring this ‘service’ to our city. “While some of the more onerous aspects of Read More...

Rep. Terri Austin hosting Tax Amnesty 2015 information seminar on Sept. 16

Rep. Terri Austin hosting Tax Amnesty 2015 information seminar on Sept. 16
For immediate release: Aug. 26, 2015   INDIANAPOLIS - State Rep. Terri J. Austin (D-Anderson), in conjunction with the Indiana Department of Revenue, will host a free informational seminar on the 2015 Tax Amnesty in Anderson on Sept. 16. The seminar, to run from 5 to 7 p.m. on Wed., Sept. 16, will take place at the Anderson Public Library, 111 E. 12th St. [get a map]. “Tax Amnesty 2015 provides an opportunity for taxpayers to pay their overdue base taxes free of penalty, Read More...

Legislative committee studies Bauer proposal for collecting DNA from felony suspects

Legislative committee studies Bauer proposal for collecting DNA from felony suspects
For immediate release: Aug. 18, 2015   INDIANAPOLIS - The Interim Study Committee on Corrections & Criminal Code today listened to testimony about State Rep. Pat Bauer’s (D-South Bend) legislative proposal to collect DNA samples from people arrested on felony charges. Bauer and Jayann Sepich, a mother whose 22-year-old daughter, Katie, was brutally raped and murdered in New Mexico in 2003, testified that the collection of DNA from felony suspects has proven instrumental in solving Read More...