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Governor’s agenda overlooks Indiana’s middle class

December 5, 2013

For immediate release: Dec. 5, 2013   INDIANAPOLIS – Indiana House Democratic Leader Scott Pelath of Michigan City today issued the following statement in reaction.

Use state funds to help hungry Hoosiers, says Porter

November 28, 2013

For immediate release: Nov. 28, 2013   INDIANAPOLIS – The column below was issued Thanksgiving week by State Rep. Gregory W. Porter (D-Indianapolis). Porter is.

Moed presents Sagamore of the Wabash to IPS President Diane Arnold

November 20, 2013

For immediate release: Nov. 20, 2013 STATEHOUSE – Diane Arnold, president of the Indianapolis Public Schools Board of Education, joined the list of distinguished Hoosiers.

2014 Indiana House Democratic goals: create jobs, help middle class, unite not divide

November 19, 2013

For immediate release: Nov. 19, 2013   INDIANAPOLIS – Indiana House Democratic leaders said today that lawmakers should devote the 2014 legislative session to issues.

PELATH: Push the marriage amendment at the economy’s peril

November 3, 2013

Question: Should the 2014 General Assembly pass the proposed amendment banning same-sex marriage and put the question to voters in a referendum? Note: IBJ was.

Lanane, Pelath blast attempt to bypass Dept. of Education

October 22, 2013

For Immediate Release: October 22, 2013 INDIANAPOLIS – On Tuesday, Senate Democratic Leader Tim Lanane (D-Anderson) and Indiana House Democratic Leader Scott Pelath (D-Michigan City).

Austin worries about impact of $60 million in lost tobacco settlement dollars

October 18, 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 18, 2013INDIANAPOLIS – State Rep. Terri J. Austin (D-Anderson) today issued the following statement about this week’s news that Indiana stands.

House Democratic Leader Pelath requests public “A-F” scandal investigation update

October 15, 2013

For immediate release: Oct. 15, 2013   INDIANAPOLIS – Below is the text of a letter from House Democratic Leader Scott Pelath of Michigan City.