Hoosier Economy

Qaddoura Celebrates the Senate’s Unanimous Passage of SB 236

INDIANAPOLIS— Today, Senator Fady Qaddoura’s (D-Indianapolis) bipartisan legislation with Senator Travis Holdman, Senate Bill 236, passed out of the Senate unanimously. SB 236 will expand eligibility for senior citizens on fixed income to qualify for a property tax credit. Senator Qaddoura made the following comments:  [...]

2022-02-01T15:56:07-05:00February 1st, 2022|

Melton Comments on Defeat of SB 352

INDIANAPOLIS—Today in the Senate, Senate Bill (SB) 352 was defeated after failing to receive a constitutional majority to pass. Senate Assistant Democratic Leader Eddie Melton (D-Gary) released the following statement on the defeat of SB 352: “While I commend Sen. Zay for working on this [...]

2022-01-26T10:59:43-05:00January 26th, 2022|

Indiana Has a Childcare Issue

There is a concerning lack of childcare across Indiana. We don't even rank close to the top half of the country when it comes to access, cost or quality.(1) High demand for childcare, exacerbated by the pandemic, is pushing prices to levels that an average [...]

2022-02-03T09:21:26-05:00January 18th, 2022|

Ford Statement on the Governor’s State of the State Address

INDIANAPOLIS- Following Governor Holcomb’s State of the State Address, State Senator JD Ford (D-Indianapolis) released the following statement: “I appreciate Governor Holcomb’s address tonight and the progress our state has made over the last year. Thanks to the American Rescue Plan, Indiana’s economy is growing, [...]

2022-01-11T19:58:03-05:00January 11th, 2022|
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