Ford Offers Support for Governor Holcomb’s veto of HB 1041

INDIANAPOLIS- Yesterday, Governor Eric Holcomb vetoed HB 1041, legislation that would have banned transgender girls from playing K-12 girls' sports. State Senator J.D. Ford (D-Indianapolis) released the following statement in support of the Governor’s veto: “I want to thank Governor Holcomb for his veto of HB [...]

2022-03-22T10:50:27-04:00March 22nd, 2022|

Ford Statement on the Senate passage of HB 1247

INDIANAPOLIS—Today, the Senate passed HB 1247, which would require the statewide child fatality review to include additional details on child fatalities, such as whether the child was in residential care or on a trial home visit. Senator J.D Ford (D-Indianapolis) is a sponsor of the [...]

2022-03-01T16:40:34-05:00March 1st, 2022|

Ford Statement on the Senate passage of HB 1041

INDIANAPOLIS—On Monday, HB 1041—legislation that would ban transgender girls from playing in girls’ K-12 sports teams — passed out of the Senate. State Senator J.D Ford (D-Indianapolis) released the following statement in response: “Today, I was disappointed and heartbroken to see HB 1041 advance here [...]

2022-03-01T16:32:34-05:00March 1st, 2022|

Ford Statement on Committee Passage of HB 1247

INDIANAPOLIS—Today, the Senate Child and Family Services Committee passed HB 1247. The bill would require the statewide child fatality review to include additional details on child fatalities, such as whether the child was in residential care or on a trial home visit. Ranking Minority Member [...]

2022-02-21T11:54:28-05:00February 21st, 2022|

Ford Statement on the Senate Education Committee Passage of HB 1041

INDIANAPOLIS—Today the Senate Education and Career Development Committee passed HB 1041 on a party-line vote. HB 1041 would prohibit transgender girls from playing on girls' sports teams. Senator J.D Ford (D-Indianapolis), Ranking Minority Member on the Senate Education and Career Development Committee made the following statement: “I’m [...]

2022-02-16T14:29:39-05:00February 16th, 2022|

Ford Statement on Amended HB 1116

INDIANAPOLIS — Today, the Senate Elections Committee adopted an amendment to House Bill (HB) 1116 to eliminate new restrictions on absentee mail-in voting that the House-passed bill would have created. Previously, the legislation would have required individuals to attest that they wouldn’t be able to [...]

2022-02-14T11:31:01-05:00February 14th, 2022|
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