Tallian Op-ed: Many reasons exist to legalize marijuana

As state senator, I have been working on marijuana reform for over a decade. What are the reasons for reform? Choose your favorite. The general public’s stated reasons have changed. A dozen years ago, people would quietly whisper that they supported what I was doing. [...]

2021-10-12T15:33:58-04:00October 12th, 2021|

Senate Democrats remember Martin Luther King Jr.

The Indiana Senate Democrats are excited to celebrate and honor the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. In recognition of this day, we come together to memorialize one of America’s most revolutionary advocates for racial justice and equality. Dr. King is remembered for his [...]

2019-01-17T16:12:36-05:00January 17th, 2019|

Indiana Senate Democrats announce 2019 legislative priorities

INDIANAPOLIS -- On Friday, the Indiana Senate Democratic Caucus unveiled its 2019 legislative agenda. In addition to the caucus’ continued fight to protect Hoosiers’ voices and votes through past efforts such as passing hate crimes legislation and stopping gerrymandering, the Senate Democrats are focused on [...]

2018-11-16T15:29:33-05:00November 16th, 2018|

Melton: Republican leadership wrong to resurrect HB 1315

INDIANAPOLIS - This morning, Republican leaders in the Senate and House of Representatives provided an update for when the legislature will reconvene for a special session this May. They are calling for a one-day special session to take place on May 14 and have outlined [...]

2018-08-06T11:16:40-04:00April 20th, 2018|
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