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DeLaney to Governor Pence: Get back to work and get rid of I-69 contract

For immediate release: Sept. 22, 2016   INDIANAPOLIS - State Rep. Ed DeLaney (D-Indianapolis) today issued the following statement on the ongoing mess that is construction of Interstate 69: “By now, it is obvious that the Pence administration’s experiment in having the private sector handle the construction of I-69 between Bloomington and Martinsville has been a miserable failure. In fact, it is threatening to undercut the whole concept of replacing simple state construction Read More...

Forestal urges Hoosiers to go online to see if they are due refunds from BMV overcharges

For immediate release: Sept. 8, 2016   INDIANAPOLIS - State Rep. Dan Forestal (D-Indianapolis) today encouraged Hoosiers to check out whether or not they will be receiving a refund from the state Bureau of Motor Vehicles (BMV) as a result of some of the numerous overcharges made by the agency in recent years. Forestal said parties can go to http://www.in.gov/bmv/3183.htm to see if they are eligible for a refund, which will come either in the form of a credit that will be used on Read More...

Pelath: Vaping joins long list of GOP supermajority train wrecks

For immediate release: Aug. 25, 2016   Indiana House Democratic Leader Scott Pelath from Michigan City today issued the following statement in the wake of the recent travails following Indiana’s vaping law, which has been blocked in federal court because of concerns that it was unconstitutional: “Outside forces again have had to correct the arrogant sloppiness of our two supermajorities in the Indiana legislature. The courts now say ‘fixes’ to Indiana’s vaping laws have only Read More...