Child Safety and Welfare

Child Safety and Welfare

Niezgodski Op-Ed: Our children in DCS cannot wait until 2019

Indiana has a part time legislature. This means that in odd-numbered years legislators convene at the Statehouse for the first four months of the...

Melton Op-Ed: 2018 session, a “dust storm” for Indiana

INDIANAPOLIS –This session I was excited to get to work on behalf of the citizens in my district and across the state. This was...

Legislature fails to pass bait-and-switch proposal

Senate Republicans made a bait-and-switch move to replace cannabidiol (CBD) oil legislation meant to assist sick individuals with language to expand the accessibility of...

Mrvan language on sex offender restrictions goes to governor

On Monday, Senate Enrolled Act 12 passed out of the Indiana Senate for the final time and heads to the governor for consideration. Language...

Lanane calls for legislative study to reduce gun violence

On Tuesday, Senate Minority Leader Tim Lanane (D-Anderson), along with the other members of the Indiana Senate Democratic Caucus, introduced Senate Resolution (SR) 49....

Our Mission: Ensuring your voice and your vote count

Before the 2018 legislative session began, the Indiana Senate Democrats presented an agenda called ‘INvision 2020,’ a comprehensive plan for our caucus to ensure...

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2018 Bill Watch

The 2018 session of the Indiana General Assembly adjourned early in the morning on March 15, 2018. Five bills that were advancing on Thursday,...