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House Democrats Fail To Appear In Chambers

Is the threat of another Democratic walkout looming before the session has even fully started?

Indiana House Democrats failed to show up in the chamber this afternoon in an apparent bid to stall Republican plans for fast work on a so-called “right to work” issue. Rep. Vanessa Summers, D- Indianapolis, told Republican Speaker Brian Bosma that the Democrats were caucusing wouldn’t be in the chamber for a couple hours, The Star’s Mary Beth Schneider tweeted.

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