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June 18, 2013


State Supreme Court Lets Fines For Democrats’ Walkout Stand

In a 3-2 decision, the state Supreme Court decided the fines imposed on Democrats for walking out of the statehouse are a legislative, not a judicial matter.

January 3, 2013


State Supreme Court Hears Case On Walkout Fines

Republicans charged Democrats thousands of dollars each in fines for walking out of the House of Representatives in 2011.

January 30, 2012


Indiana Senate Democrats Boycott Right-to-work Hearing

Democrats boycotted a right-to-work hearing Monday in the Senate as a sign of protest.

January 24, 2012


Democrats Upset After Short Right-To-Work Amendment Process

Confusion over which Democrat was to offer the next amendment may have halted the process.

January 20, 2012


Indiana House Fines Still Issued After Court Ruling

A Marion County judge ruled that the fines being issued to the Democrats for their walkout over right to work.

January 20, 2012


Join A Live Chat On Right To Work Today At Noon

Right-to-work legislation has caused a major debate in the Indiana General Assembly Join us for a discussion on what it could mean for local workers.

January 18, 2012


House Republicans Levy $1000 Fines Against Democrats

The fines levied on Democrats are allowed under House rules; they do not involve the anti-bolting statute passed last year.

January 4, 2012


House Democrats Refuse To Show For Session

House Democrats refused to attend a 1:30 p.m. session called today. They are in caucus with no sign of coming out.

April 21, 2011


Senate Amends Budget with Anti-Bolting Measure

The amendment allows citizens to sue if their representatives fail to show up for session more than three consecutive days without an excused absence.

April 5, 2011


Lawmakers Catch Up With 5 Week Delay

The House has completed the work it was supposed to finish six weeks ago. But legislators have just four weeks left to finish the rest of their assignments.

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