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Melton Statement on Abortion Ban Proposal Passing Senate

INDIANAPOLIS—Today, Senate Bill 1 passed out of the Senate with a vote of 26-20. The policy, which was opposed by every Hoosier who testified, was amended on second reading to include additional restrictions, including restrictions on when a victim of rape or incest could access [...]

2022-07-30T16:58:58-04:00July 30th, 2022|

Griffin Comments on Passage of Abortion Bill

INDIANAPOLIS—Today the Indiana Senate passed Senate Bill 1, a near-total ban on abortion. State Senator Michael Griffin (D-Highland) offered the following response: “I could not in good conscience vote for this extreme and widely unpopular piece of legislation. This decision belongs to a woman, her [...]

2022-07-30T16:56:43-04:00July 30th, 2022|

Breaux Reacts to Senate Passage of Draconian Abortion Law

INDIANAPOLIS— Today, Republicans voted to pass an extreme near-total ban on abortion. State Senator Jean Breaux (D-Indianapolis) issued the following statement after the passage of SB 1: “This is yet another disastrous day for Hoosier women as Republicans in the Senate moved a step closer [...]

2022-07-30T16:54:12-04:00July 30th, 2022|

Lanane Condemns Senate’s Passage of SB 1

INDIANAPOLIS—Today the Indiana Senate passed Senate Bill 1, a near-total ban on abortion with limited exceptions. State Senator Tim Lanane (D-Anderson) offered the following response: “This bill is ugly. It doesn’t matter how you dress it up, how Republicans amend around the corners: anything less [...]

2022-08-02T18:27:38-04:00July 30th, 2022|

Yoder Decries Senate Passage of Near Abortion Ban

INDIANAPOLIS—Today the Indiana Senate passed Senate Bill 1, a near-total ban on abortion. State Senator Shelli Yoder (D-Bloomington) offered the following response: “This bill is irredeemable and unpopular. If the majority were true democratic representatives of the people of Indiana, this bill would have been [...]

2022-07-30T16:08:38-04:00July 30th, 2022|

Taylor Comments on Passage of Abortion Ban Bill

INDIANAPOLIS—Today, Senate Democratic Leader Greg Taylor (D-Indianapolis) released the following statement after the supermajority’s abortion ban bill passed out of the Senate: “The supermajority’s hypocrisy and lack of compassion was on full display this entire week, and it’s abundantly clear that their policy to ban [...]

2022-07-30T16:59:58-04:00July 30th, 2022|
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