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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.

Scholarships for public safety volunteers

October 7, 2013

For immediate release: Oct. 7, 2013 STATEHOUSE – If you are a public safety volunteer in Indiana planning to pursue higher education opportunities at an.

Michigan City forum will help protect seniors against fraud

September 24, 2013

For immediate release: Sept. 24, 2013   STATEHOUSE – Indiana House Democratic Leader Scott Pelath from Michigan City will be joined by officials from the.

Ruling finds unconstitutional a divisive law designed to kill organized labor

September 10, 2013

For immediate release: Sept. 10, 2013   INDIANAPOLIS – Indiana House Democratic Leader Scott Pelath from Michigan City issued the following statement after a Lake.