Legislative business in the Indiana House was stalled again this afternoon as most Democrats did not show up for a 1:30pm quorum call. Much of the Democratic caucus walked out of the chamber last night when Republican Speaker Brian Bosma cut off debate on a controversial right-to-work bill. The measure would prohibit labor unions at… Continue reading Democrats Continue to Stall Indiana House Business
A lawsuit challenging the way thousands of dollars in fines were collected from Indiana House Democrats who walked off the job early this year is awaiting a hearing in Indianapolis. Representative Bill Crawford filed the suit earlier this month. His attorney, Mark GiaQuinta, says Republican House Speaker Brian Bosma ran afoul of state law when… Continue reading Indiana Suit Challenges Collection Of Boycott Fines
Most of the House Democrats fled to Illinois this week to protest the Republican majority’s legislative agenda. The lack of a quorum has prevented the House from conducting any business.