Monday, February 4, 2013

Pelath to Pence: "Where's the Jobs Bills?"

House Democratic leader Scott Pelath thinks Gov. Pence isn't providing much leadership for the legislative session that has Republicans with super majorities in both houses. Pence took office declaring that jobs are his top priority, and during this "honeymoon" period he should be making good on his election commitments. But, Pelath says, we haven't seen any action in that area: “There are a quarter million Hoosiers out of work, looking for work, and in danger of dropping out of the middle class, and a quarter of the (legislative) session is over and we have not seen a single measure to put people back to work now.” Read more here.