Greg Beumer

Greg Beumer

Representative | District 33

Contact Information

Phone: 317-234-9447

Phone: 1-800-382-9841

Email: h33@iga.in.gov

Press Contact

Courtney Scott

Phone: 317-234-9006

Email: courtney.scott@iga.in.gov

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It is a privilege to represent Jay, Randolph and Delaware counties in the Indiana House of Representatives. I am honored that my background in economic development has afforded me the opportunity to serve our community and state in this capacity and contribute to a brighter future for all Hoosiers. I believe this is one of the most important issues facing our state, and it will be my top priority.

I am humbled to represent you at the Statehouse in Indianapolis. I cannot fully do my job without your input, so let’s keep an open dialogue on the issues that matter most to you. Please contact me anytime with questions, suggestions or concerns. I look forward to hearing from you!

Sincerely,

Greg Beumer
State Representative
House District 33

Indiana House of Representatives: 2013 - present

House District 33: Jay and Randolph counties and a portion of Delaware County

Committees:

  • Environmental Affairs, Vice-Chair
  • Agricultural and Rural Development
  • Financial Institutions 

Address: 200 West Washington Street, Suite 401, Indianapolis, IN 46204

Telephone:

1-800-382-9841 (Statehouse) 
Direct Line: 317-234-9447

Occupation: Private grant writer/grant administrator

Community Involvement

  • Current 15-year member, St. Vincent Randolph Hospital, Board of Directors
  • Randolph Economic Development Corporation, Board of Directors
  • Active volunteer and past three-term president, Historic Farmland USA
  • Chairman for the past four years, Farmland Chili Cook Off
  • Active volunteer and past secretary, Huntsville Community Center
  • Active volunteer, Winchester Churches and Community Food Pantry
  • Past board member, Indiana Landmarks Foundation
  • Recipient of the Distinguished Hoosier Award signed by Governor Mitch Daniels
  • Recipient of the Winchester Chamber of Commerce Citizen of the Year award

State Representative Greg Beumer joined the Indiana House of Representatives in November 2013.

Rep. Beumer grew up in Noble Township, Jay County. He attended Portland High School, completed coursework in Business Administration at Ball State University and is a graduate of the Economic Development Institute at the University of Oklahoma.

Before joining the Legislature, Rep. Beumer served two consecutive terms as a Randolph County Commissioner. From 2001-2004, he served as the Region 8 Director for the former Indiana Department of Commerce, which consisted of six counties in east central Indiana. He has also served as the Director of Community Development for the Indiana Office of Community and Rural Affairs (OCRA) and as the Executive Director of the Randolph County Economic Development Corporation.

Currently, Rep. Beumer is also an organizing partner at Beumer Consulting, LLC in Farmland, Indiana. This is a community and economic development consulting firm specializing in finding funding for a variety of projects. Rep. Beumer also provides all the grant administration certification training for OCRA.

Rep. Beumer and his wife Kathy live on their family farm in rural Modoc and have been married for 26 years. Kathy is the fifth generation to live on the homestead. Together, they have 4 children, 14 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren.

House District 33 includes of Jay and Randolph counties and a portion of eastern Delaware County in eastern Indiana.

2015 legislative session officially underway

Posted by: Courtney Scott  | Friday, January 16, 2015

With two weeks of the 2015 legislative session now completed, things are really starting to get underway. In addition to legislation moving through the process, this week also marked the governor’s annual State of the State Address. As you may know, our agenda for the 2015 legislative session will focus on four main areas: the budget, education,

[R33] Rep. Beumer Ready to Begin Committee Work (12/5/2014)

Friday, December 5, 2014

Start Date: 12/5/2014 Start Time: 12:00 AMEnd Date: 12/5/2014 STATEHOUSE- House Speaker Brian C. Bosma (R-Indianapolis) announced standing committee assignments for the 119th General Assembly. Standing committee assignments are made biennially after each election. State Representative Greg Beumer (R-Modoc) has been appointed Vice-Chairman of the

[R33] Rep. Beumer appointed Vice-Chairman of Environmental Affairs (11/20/2014)

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Start Date: 11/20/2014 Start Time: 12:00 AMEnd Date: 11/20/2014 STATEHOUSE —House Speaker Brian C. Bosma (R-Indianapolis) announced committee chairmen and leadership appointments for the Indiana House Republican Caucus on Wednesday. Committee chairmen and caucus leaders are selected biennially by the Speaker after each election year. State

[R33] Rep. Beumer sworn in, supports charity on Organization Day (11/18/2014)

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Start Date: 11/18/2014 Start Time: 12:00 AMEnd Date: 11/18/2014 STATEHOUSE – Indiana Legislators were sworn in today, Organization Day, which marks the first meeting for the 119th General Assembly. All 100 members of the House, including eight new Republicans, were sworn in by Chief Justice Loretta Rush. State Representative Greg Beumer (R-Modoc) was

[R33] Rep. Beumer announces 2015 Legislative Agenda (10/15/2014)

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Start Date: 10/15/2014 Start Time: 12:00 AMEnd Date: 10/15/2014 EDITOR’S NOTE—Rep. Greg Beumer (R-Modoc) issued the following statement in conjunction with the House Republican’s Legislative Agenda. The Agenda document can be found in an attachment. STATEHOUSE – “The agenda we released focuses on key issues that we will be

[R33] Open the door to your future: Intern with the Indiana House Republicans (9/26/2014)

Friday, September 26, 2014

Start Date: 9/26/2014 Start Time: 12:00 AMEnd Date: 9/26/2014 STATEHOUSE - State Representative Greg Beumer (R-Modoc) is encouraging college students and recent college graduates to apply for an internship with the Indiana House of Representatives. Applications are currently being accepted for the upcoming 2015 legislative session. The internship will

[R33] Local veteran receives Indiana's highest honor (9/23/2014)

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Start Date: 9/23/2014 Start Time: 12:00 AM End Date: 9/23/2014 STATEHOUSE - State Representative Greg Beumer (R-Modoc) presented Robert E. Pursley, a retired U.S. Air Force Lieutenant General and a Distinguished Graduate of the U.S. Military Academy, with the Sagamore of the Wabash award. “I am honored to present this award to

[R33] Rep. Beumer congratulates local families on long-standing farms (8/5/2014)

Tuesday, August 5, 2014

Start Date: 8/5/2014 Start Time: 12:00 AMEnd Date: 8/5/2014 STATEHOUSE - State Representative Greg Beumer (R-Modoc) congratulates the Gordon family of Jay County and the Mote family of Randolph County for receiving the Hoosier Homestead Award. The awards were presented by Lt. Gov. Sue Ellspermann in the Farm Bureau Building at the Indiana State Fair. The

[R33] Rep. Beumer to attend public hearing on BMV consolidation (7/24/2014)

Thursday, July 24, 2014

Start Date: 7/24/2014 Start Time: 12:00 AMEnd Date: 7/24/2014 STATEHOUSE — State Representative Greg Beumer (R-Modoc) will attend the public hearing held by the Bureau of Motor Vehicles (BMV) regarding the consolidation of the Albany license branch with the Muncie license branch on Monday, July 28. What: Public hearing on Albany Satellite Branch

[R33] New law promotes Indiana-grown food (6/17/2014)

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Start Date: 6/17/2014 Start Time: 12:00 AMEnd Date: 6/17/2014 STATEHOUSE – House Enrolled Act (HEA) 1039, co-authored by State Representative Greg Beumer (R-Modoc), was signed into law by Governor Mike Pence. HEA 1039 establishes the Indiana Grown Initiative, which will market and promote Indiana-produced agricultural products. This legislation calls

[R33] Legislation allowing property tax deduction signed into law (3/27/2014)

Thursday, March 27, 2014

Start Date: 3/27/2014 Start Time: 12:00 AMEnd Date: 3/27/2014 STATEHOUSE – Legislation co-authored by State Representative Greg Beumer (R-Modoc) regarding property tax deductions for certain heritage barns was signed into law by Governor Pence. House Enrolled Act (HEA) 1046 permits a person to receive a 100 percent property tax deduction against the

[R33] Legislation allowing property tax deduction passes Senate (3/5/2014)

Wednesday, March 5, 2014

Start Date: 3/5/2014 Start Time: 12:00 AMEnd Date: 3/5/2014State Representative Greg Beumer (R-Modoc) co-authored legislation that provides a property tax deduction for certain heritage barns. Yesterday, that legislation passed the Senate on third reading by a unanimous vote. House Bill (HB) 1046 permits a person to receive a 100 percent property tax

[R33] Indiana House celebrates FFA page day (2/27/2014)

Thursday, February 27, 2014

Start Date: 2/27/2014 Start Time: 12:00 AMEnd Date: 2/27/2014State Representative Greg Beumer (R-Modoc) and fellow state representatives welcomed a group of House pages on Thursday as part of the Future Farmers of America (FFA) Page Day. Rep. Beumer was joined by page Sarah Dirksen, State Sentinel of the FFA. “I enjoyed having Sarah and other members

[R33] Suits and Sneakers come to Statehouse (1/23/2014)

Thursday, January 23, 2014

Start Date: 1/23/2014 Start Time: 12:00 AMEnd Date: 1/23/2014State Representative Greg Beumer (R- Modoc) and House legislators and staff wore sneakers at the Statehouse on Thursday in support of the Suits and Sneakers challenge to help raise awareness about cancer and the importance that nutrition and physical activity play in reducing one's risk of the

[R33] Rep. Beumer commends Kamp Modoc on receiving EDGE Award (1/14/2014)

Tuesday, January 14, 2014

Start Date: 1/14/2014 Start Time: 12:00 AMEnd Date: 1/14/2014State Representative Greg Beumer (R- Modoc) commends Kamp Modoc for receiving a 2014 Economic Development and Growth through Entrepreneurship (EDGE) award today. The EDGE awards are hosted by the Indiana Small Business Development Center (ISBDC) and were presented by Lt. Governor Ellspermann at

[R33] Rep. Beumer to join Governor Pence in Jay and Randolph counties (12/19/2013)

Thursday, December 19, 2013

Start Date: 12/19/2013 Start Time: 12:00 AMEnd Date: 12/19/2013 STATEHOUSE –State Representative Greg Beumer (R-Modoc) will join Governor Mike Pence on Friday as he visits Chalfant Farm and meets with representatives from Jay County School Corporation. What: Tour of Chalfant Farm When: Friday, December 20 from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

[R33] Rep. Beumer receives committee appointments (12/10/2013)

Tuesday, December 10, 2013

Start Date: 12/10/2013 Start Time: 12:00 AMEnd Date: 12/10/2013 End Time: 11:59 PM STATEHOUSE — Today, House Speaker Brian C. Bosma (R-Indianapolis) announced updates to the House Republican committee assignments after two new members joined the caucus. State Representative Greg Beumer (R-Modoc) was sworn in to fulfill the remainder of the term of

[R33] Beumer sworn in as State Representative for House District 33 (11/19/2013)

Tuesday, November 19, 2013

Start Date: 11/19/2013 Start Time: 12:00 AMEnd Date: 11/19/2013 End Time: 11:59 PM STATEHOUSE – State Representative Greg Beumer (R-Modoc) was sworn in today by Indiana Supreme Court Chief Justice Brent Dickson to serve House District 33. He will fulfill the remaining term of State Rep. Bill Davis who resigned from his seat earlier this month to serve

[R33] District 33 legislator to be sworn in Tuesday (11/18/2013)

Monday, November 18, 2013

Start Date: 11/18/2013 Start Time: 12:00 AMEnd Date: 11/18/2013 End Time: 11:59 PM STATEHOUSE – The new state representative for House District 33 will be sworn in on Tuesday morning by Chief Justice Brent Dickson at the Statehouse. WHO: New state representative for House District 33 WHAT: Swearing in ceremony WHEN: 9:30 a.m. on Tuesday, November

[R33] Winchester native receives highest Indiana honor (10/28/2013)

Monday, October 28, 2013

Start Date: 10/28/2013 Start Time: 12:00 AMEnd Date: 10/28/2013 End Time: 11:59 PM STATEHOUSE - State Representative Bill Davis (R-Portland) would like to congratulate Terry L. Hunsucker, a Winchester native, on being awarded the Sagamore of the Wabash by Governor Mike Pence last week. The award is the highest honor the Governor of Indiana can bestow. It is

[R33] State Representative Bill Davis resigns (10/25/2013)

Friday, October 25, 2013

Start Date: 10/25/2013 Start Time: 12:00 AMEnd Date: 10/25/2013 End Time: 11:59 PM STATEHOUSE – After serving House District 33 for 9 years, State Representative Bill Davis (R-Portland) has submitted his letter of resignation effective November 3rd, 2013 in order to serve the state as the Executive Director of the Office of Community and Rural

[R33] Celebrating 40 years of the Model Legislature (10/3/2013)

Thursday, October 3, 2013

Start Date: 10/3/2013 Start Time: 12:00 AMEnd Date: 10/3/2013 End Time: 11:59 PM On Wednesday, I had the pleasure of meeting with students from Winchester High School who were visiting the Statehouse for the 40th anniversary of the Eastern Indiana Model Legislature. This program is designed to teach students about the legislative process by allowing them

[R33] Rep. Davis congratulates local families on longstanding farms (8/7/2013)

Wednesday, August 7, 2013

Start Date: 8/7/2013 Start Time: 12:00 AMEnd Date: 8/7/2013 STATEHOUSE – State Rep. Bill Davis (R-Portland) congratulates the Bell, Flory, Strait Farm of Jay County and the C.C. Carpenter Farm of Randolph County for receiving the Hoosier Homestead Award. The awards were presented by Lt. Gov. Sue Ellspermann and Agriculture Director Gina Sheets at the

[r33] End of 2013 legislative session wrap up (4/29/2013)

Monday, April 29, 2013

Start Date: 4/29/2013 Start Time: 12:30 PMSTATEHOUSE - The 2013 legislative session has come to a close. State Representative Bill Davis (R-Portland) has ended the 2013 session with multiple pieces of legislation being signed into law. Over the course of session, Rep. Davis sponsored and authored legislation that will directly affect Hoosiers around the

[r33] More assistsance for "Hardest Hit" Hoosiers (4/17/2013)

Wednesday, April 17, 2013

Start Date: 4/17/2013 Start Time: 12:30 PMSTATEHOUSE – Lt. Gov. Sue Ellspermann held a press conference today with State Representative Bill Davis (R-Portland) regarding the expansion of Indiana’s Hardest Hit Fund. The U.S. Department of the Treasury identified Indiana as one of 18 states plus the District of Columbia, that had been most

[r33] Blue Alert program enacted to address public safety (4/8/2013)

Monday, April 8, 2013

Start Date: 4/8/2013 Start Time: 10:00 AM STATEHOUSE – House Enrolled Act (HEA) 1151, co-authored by State Representative Bill Davis (R-Portland), was signed into law by Gov. Mike Pence this week. HEA 1151 creates the Blue Alert program, which will notify the public when a law enforcement officer is killed, seriously injured, missing in the line of

[r33] Alcohol training bill heads to the governor's desk (4/3/2013)

Wednesday, April 3, 2013

Start Date: 4/3/2013 Start Time: 9:00 AM STATEHOUSE - House Bill 1262, authored by State Representative Bill Davis (R- Portland), passed in the Senate today with a vote of 48-1 and now goes to the governor’s desk to be signed. The bill allows the Alcohol and Tobacco Commission (ATC) to approve an alcohol server program established by a third

[r33] Hoosier farmers recognized for achievements (3/22/2013)

Friday, March 22, 2013

Start Date: 3/22/2013 Start Time: 12:00 AMSTATEHOUSE – State Rep. Bill Davis (R-Portland) congratulates the Sodders, Steed, Barnes and Smiley families from Jay and Randolph Counties for receiving the Hoosier Homestead Award. The award was presented today by Lt. Gov. Sue Ellspermann and Agriculture Director Gina Sheets at the Indiana Statehouse. The

[r33]Rep. Davis honors Auto Racing Champions with resolution at the Statehouse (3/8/2013)

Friday, March 8, 2013

Start Date: 3/8/2013 Start Time: 2:30 PMSTATEHOUSE – State Representative Bill Davis (R-Portland) recognized the many contributions of Target Chip Ganassi Racing and Vance & Hines Motorsports to the city of Indianapolis and the state of Indiana today in House Concurrent Resolutions 20 and 21. “The motorsports industry has helped to put

[r33] Rep. Davis recognizes Jay County High School Cheerleaders at Statehouse for accomplishments (2/18/2013)

Monday, February 18, 2013

Start Date: 2/18/2013 Start Time: 11:00 AMSTATEHOUSE –State Representative Bill Davis (R-Portland) recognized the 2012 Jay County High School Cheerleading team at the Statehouse on Monday for their win at the 2012 Indiana State Fair cheerleading contest in House Resolution 18. “These young ladies are talented students on the field, on the court

[r33] Rep. Davis attends Annual Auctioneers Day at the Statehouse (2/5/2013)

Tuesday, February 5, 2013

Start Date: 2/5/2013 Start Time: 10:00 AM STATEHOUSE – State Representative Bill Davis (R-Portland) met with the Indiana Auctioneer’s Association yesterday at the Indiana Statehouse for the 2nd Annual Auctioneers Day. The auctioneers were present for a breakfast that allowed them to mingle with their local legislators and address important

[r33] Suits and Sneakers at the Statehouse (2/5/2013)

Tuesday, February 5, 2013

Start Date: 2/5/2013 Start Time: 10:00 AMSTATEHOUSE – State Representative Bill Davis (R-Portland) and House legislators and staff wore sneakers at the Statehouse today in support of the “Suits and Sneakers” challenge to promote awareness of the fight against cancer. According to the American Cancer Society, last year 35,000 Hoosiers

[r33] Rep. Davis to serve as Chair (12/3/2012)

Monday, December 3, 2012

Start Date: 12/3/2012 Start Time: 12:00 AM FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, Dec. 3, 2012 Rep. Davis to serve as Chair STATEHOUSE - House Republican Speaker Brian C. Bosma (R-Indianapolis) has announced committee members for the Indiana House Republican caucus. Committee chairmen and caucus leaders are selected biennially by

[r33] Own your American Dream (10/21/2012)

Sunday, October 21, 2012

Start Date: 10/21/2012 Start Time: 3:00 PMOwn Your American Dream Indiana House Republicans introduce agenda centered on Fiscal Integrity, Jobs, and Education STATEHOUSE- Speaker of the Indiana House of Representatives, Brian C. Bosma (R-Indianapolis), joined by a dozen of his House Republican colleagues, announced the House Republican Agenda today which

[r33] House Republicans now accepting intern applications for 2013 legislative session (10/1/2012)

Monday, October 1, 2012

Start Date: 10/1/2012 Start Time: 5:00 PMHouse Republicans now accepting intern applications for 2013 legislative session STATEHOUSE – State Rep. Bill Davis (R-Portland) is pleased to announce that the 2013 House Republican Internship Program is now accepting applications. The program is open to undergraduate and graduates students interested in

[r33] Rep. Davis recognized as "pro-jobs" legislator (7/19/2012 - 7/20/2012)

Thursday, July 19, 2012

Start Date: 7/19/2012 Start Time: 12:00 AM End Date: 7/20/2012 End Time: 11:59 PM STATEHOUSE – The annual Legislative Vote Analysis completed by the Indiana Chamber of Commerce ranked Rep. Bill Davis (R-Portland) as having one of the strongest pro-jobs and pro-economy voting records for the 2012 session. Rep. Davis scored a 96 percent for

[r33] Rep. Davis congratulates Wapahani High for top AP pass rates (6/28/2012 - 6/29/2012)

Thursday, June 28, 2012

Start Date: 6/28/2012 Start Time: 12:00 AMEnd Date: 6/29/2012 End Time: 11:59 PMRep. Davis congratulates Wapahani High for top AP pass rates STATEHOUSE – State Rep. Bill Davis (R-Portland) is pleased to congratulate Wapahani High School, located in Selma, Ind., for being one of the top 25 schools in Indiana to achieve the goal of 25 percent or more

[R33] Rep. Davis: Bill to ban contracting with investors in Iran signed by governor (3/5/2012)

Monday, March 5, 2012

Start Date: 3/5/2012End Date: 3/5/2012 STATEHOUSE—A bill co-sponsored by State Rep. Bill Davis (R-Portland) that bars state agencies from contracting with businesses investing in Iran was signed into law by the governor. “We need to send a clear message that Indiana will not do business with those who support the enemies of the American

[R33] Rep. Davis Town Hall (3/3/2012)

Saturday, March 3, 2012

Start Date: 3/3/2012 Start Time: 10:00 AMEnd Date: 3/3/2012 End Time: 11:00 AMRep. Davis Town Hall John Jay Center Saturday, 3 March 2012 10AM to 11AM For information call 1-800-382-9841

[R33] Rep. Davis's bill to ensure food safety passes Senate (2/24/2012)

Friday, February 24, 2012

Start Date: 2/24/2012 End Date: 2/24/2012 STATEHOUSE—A bill authored by State Rep. Bill Davis (R-Portland) to ensure food safety in commercial vehicles passed the Senate today unanimously. House Bill (HB) 1298 will now go to Gov. Daniels for his approval to be signed into law. Although the federal government provides most of the

[R33] Rep. Davis: Bill to ban contracting with investors in Iran passes House (2/23/2012)

Thursday, February 23, 2012

Start Date: 2/23/2012End Date: 2/23/2012 STATEHOUSE—A bill co-sponsored by State Rep. Bill Davis (R-Portland) that would bar state agencies from contracting with businesses investing in Iran passed the House unanimously. Senate Bill (SB) 231 will now go to Gov. Daniel’s desk for approval to be signed into law. “We need to send a clear

[R33] Rep. Davis sponsors bill to cut costs, increase real estate standards (2/22/2012)

Wednesday, February 22, 2012

Start Date: 2/22/2012End Date: 2/22/2012 STATEHOUSE – A bill sponsored by State Rep. Bill Davis (R-Portland) to modernize real estate procedures and increase professionalism among practitioners passed final reading in the House unanimously. The bill will now go to conference committee where members of the House and Senate can concur on amendments to

[R33] Rep. Davis's bill to cut costs, raise real estate standards passes House (1/31/2012)

Tuesday, January 31, 2012

Start Date: 1/31/2012 End Date: 1/31/2012 STATEHOUSE – A bill authored by State Rep. Bill Davis (R-Portland) to modernize real estate procedures and increase professionalism among practitioners passed the House today by a vote of 95-0. It will now move onto to the Senate for further consideration. House Bill (HB) 1102 would transition

[R33] Rep. Davis's bill to protect consumers passes House (1/31/2012)

Tuesday, January 31, 2012

Start Date: 1/31/2012 End Date: 1/31/2012 STATEHOUSE—A bill authored by State Rep. Bill Davis (R-Portland) concerning food safety in commercial vehicles and to promote consumer safety passed the House this week by a vote of 96-0. House Bill (HB) 1298 will now move onto the Senate for further consideration. Although the federal

[R33] Rep. Davis's bill to protect from dangerous drinks passes House (1/30/2012)

Monday, January 30, 2012

Start Date: 1/30/2012 End Date: 1/30/2012 STATEHOUSE – A bill to protect consumers from highly caffeinated alcoholic products, authored by State Rep. Bill Davis (R-Portland), passed the House today unanimously and now goes to the Senate for further consideration. House Bill (HB) 1299 protects consumers from highly caffeinated

[R33] Rep. Davis authors two bills promoting consumer safety (1/26/2012)

Thursday, January 26, 2012

Start Date: 1/26/2012End Date: 1/26/2012 STATEHOUSE—Two bills authored by State Rep. Bill Davis (R-Portland) passed out of committee this week that will help protect Hoosier consumers. House Bill (HB) 1298, concerning food safety in commercial vehicles, and HB 1299, which deals with dangerous alcoholic beverages, unanimously passed the House Roads

[R33] Rep. Davis supports worker freedom (1/26/2012)

Thursday, January 26, 2012

Start Date: 1/26/2012End Date: 1/26/2012 STATEHOUSE-- “The Indiana House passed Right to Work today with a vote of 54-44. With nearly 300,000 out-of work Hoosiers, we cannot afford to pass up even a single tool to that might help fight unemployment. Right to Work will not fix all of our problems overnight, but Indiana is now one step closer to

[R75] Rep. Davis Town Hall (1/21/2012)

Saturday, January 21, 2012

Start Date: 1/21/2012 Start Time: 10:00 AM End Date: 1/21/2012 End Time: 11:00 AM Rep. Davis Town Hall John Jay Center Saturday, 21 January 2012 10AM to 11AM For information call 1-800-382-9841

[R33] Standing in support of America's foundation: Democracy (1/20/2012)

Friday, January 20, 2012

Start Date: 1/20/2012 End Date: 1/20/2012 Recently a letter was released from David Fagan, Chairman of the Lunch Pail Republicans PAC. In this letter Mr. Fagan made appalling accusations that Speaker Bosma has made threats against members of the House Republican Caucus if they do not vote in favor of House Bill (HB) 1001, Right to Work. I

[R33] Rep. Davis remarks on House minority no-shows (1/19/2012)

Thursday, January 19, 2012

Start Date: 1/19/2012End Date: 1/19/2012 STATEHOUSE—“Once again, House Democrats have denied representation to all 6.5 million Hoosiers. Many important pieces of legislation are not moving forward because of the minority party’s refusal to carry out their elected duties. After breaking their word to appear and debate the Right to Work

[R33] Rep. Davis remarks on State of the State address (1/10/2012)

Tuesday, January 10, 2012

Start Date: 1/10/2012End Date: 1/10/2012 STATEHOUSE – “When Gov. Daniels first took office, he said, ‘the State of Indiana will not prosper unless the least among us prosper.’ Without a plan, it’s just rhetoric. But Gov. Daniels has proved that he had a plan. “With his creation of the Indiana Economic Development

[R33] Rep. Davis: Continuing to strengthen Indiana's economy is top priority (11/22/2011)

Tuesday, November 22, 2011

Start Date: 11/22/2011 End Date: 11/22/2011 STATEHOUSE —Members of the Indiana General Assembly, including State Rep. Bill Davis (R-Portland), returned to the Statehouse for Organization Day to hear the House Speaker deliver a speech setting the tone for the upcoming legislative session. This year, Speaker Brian C. Bosma

[r33] Bloomfield Elementary School receives high score on ISTEP (7/12/2011)

Tuesday, July 12, 2011

Start Date: 7/12/2011 All DayEnd Date: 7/12/2011STATEHOUSE-The Indiana Department of Education released the results for the spring 2011 ISTEP+ tests in third through eighth grades today. One school in State Rep. Bill Davis' (R-Portland) district was recognized for their exceptionally high score. Bloomfield Elementary School, located in Jay School

[r33] Rep. Davis receives high score on the Indiana Chamber's annual list (7/12/2011)

Tuesday, July 12, 2011

Start Date: 7/12/2011 All DayEnd Date: 7/12/2011STATEHOUSE - The Indiana Chamber of Commerce released their annual Legislative Vote Analysis earlier this week, ranking State Rep. Bill Davis (R-Portland) as a pro-job and pro-economy legislator. Rep. Davis scored a 94 percent for 2011 session and an aggregate vote percentage of 90 percent for the 2010 and

[r33] Rep. Davis assigned to interim study committees (7/8/2011)

Friday, July 8, 2011

Start Date: 7/8/2011 All DayEnd Date: 7/8/2011STATEHOUSE-State Rep. Bill Davis (R-Portland) was assigned to three interim study committees. Rep. Davis was appointed to the Public Highway Private Enterprise Review Board, the Joint Study Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure Assessment and Solutions, and the Charity Gaming Study Committee. "As a

[r33] Rep. Davis's public works bill heads to Governor's desk (4/29/2011)

Friday, April 29, 2011

Start Date: 4/29/2011 All Day End Date: 4/29/2011 <![CDATA[ Rep. Davis' public works bill heads to Governor's desk STATEHOUSE - A bill penned by State Rep. Bill Davis (R-Portland) dealing with public works projects passed its final vote in the House on Friday and now heads to Gov. Mitch Daniels' desk for approval. House Bill 1216 amends

[r33] Rep. Davis comments on House adjourning Sine Die (4/29/2011)

Friday, April 29, 2011

Start Date: 4/29/2011 All DayEnd Date: 4/29/2011Rep. Davis comments on Sine Die Please include the following statement from State Rep. Bill Davis (R-Portland) in your coverage of the last day of session. STATEHOUSE -- "After a culmination of much work and countless hours we have successfully completed the people's business. As a result we have fulfilled our

[r33] Rep. Davis applauds approval of funding for Ball State, Ivy Tech renovation projects (4/14/2011)

Thursday, April 14, 2011

Start Date: 4/14/2011 All DayEnd Date: 4/14/2011Rep. Davis applauds approval of funding for Ball State, Ivy Tech renovation projects STATEHOUSE - It was announced by the General Assembly Budget Committee that requests by Ball State University and Ivy Tech Community College in Muncie to fund renovation projects were approved. Ball State University will

[r33] Senate approves Rep. Davis's bill to allow testimony via closed circuit television (4/8/2011)

Friday, April 8, 2011

Start Date: 4/8/2011 All Day End Date: 4/8/2011 <![CDATA[ Senate approves Rep. Davis' bill to allow testimony via closed circuit television STATEHOUSE - House Bill 1215, authored by Rep. Davis (R-Portland), was approved in the Senate on Thursday by a vote of 47-1. HB 1215 allows a protected person to testify in a court hearing via closed

[r33] Redundancy-nixing bill sponsored by Rep. Davis heads to Governor's desk (4/8/2011)

Friday, April 8, 2011

Start Date: 4/8/2011 All DayEnd Date: 4/8/2011Redundancy-nixing bill sponsored by Rep. Davis heads to Governor's desk STATEHOUSE - Senate Bill 418, sponsored by State Rep. Bill Davis (R-Portland) is on its way to Gov. Mitch Daniels' desk. The bill is designed to reduce local government redundancy for public projects. SB 418 provides that county committees

[r33] Column: Leveling the playing field, promoting competition, and saving taxpayer money (3/30/2011)

Wednesday, March 30, 2011

Start Date: 3/30/2011 All DayEnd Date: 3/30/2011Leveling the playing field, promoting competition, and saving taxpayer moneyOn Wednesday, the House approved a bill I authored that deals with project labor agreements (PLA) for public works projects. This bill passed the House and will be a boost for Hoosier taxpayers, local communities, and local businesses

[r33] Rep. Davis's property tax reform bill accepted in the House (3/29/2011)

Tuesday, March 29, 2011

Start Date: 3/29/2011 All Day End Date: 3/29/2011 <![CDATA[ Rep. Davis' property tax reform bill accepted in the House STATEHOUSE - A bill penned by State Rep. Bill Davis (R-Portland) was approved by the Indiana House on Monday. House Bill 1435 changes the way personal property tax amendments and reimbursements are handled. Under current

[r33] Bill authored by Rep. Davis signed into law (3/28/2011)

Monday, March 28, 2011

Start Date: 3/28/2011 All DayEnd Date: 3/28/2011Bill authored by Rep. Davis signed into lawSTATEHOUSE - A bill authored by State Rep. Bill Davis (R-Portland) was signed into law Monday by Gov. Mitch Daniels. HB 1200 protects brownfield owners from liability for environmental damage caused by contamination that existed before the land was purchased by the

[r33] Bill penned by Rep. Davis advances to Governor's desk (3/24/2011)

Thursday, March 24, 2011

Start Date: 3/24/2011 All DayEnd Date: 3/24/2011Bill penned by Rep. Davis advances to Governor's deskSTATEHOUSE - A bill authored by State Representative Bill Davis (R-Portland) was approved in the Senate on Monday after having passed unanimously through the House last month. House Bill 1200 deals with owners of brownfields and passed through the Senate by

[r33] Rep. Davis's bills to protect environment and children head to Senate (2/3/2011)

Thursday, February 3, 2011

Start Date: 2/3/2011 All Day End Date: 2/3/2011 <![CDATA[ Rep. Davis' bills to protect environment and children head to Senate STATEHOUSE - State Representative Bill Davis (R-Portland) authored two bills that passed through the House on third and final readings. One bill would require a permit to build a manure storage structure, and the

[r33] Rep. Davis pens bills to protect environment, victims in court (1/31/2011)

Monday, January 31, 2011

Start Date: 1/31/2011 All DayEnd Date: 1/31/2011Rep. Davis pens bills to protect environment, victims in court STATEHOUSE - State Representative Bill Davis (R-Portland) authored two bills that passed in House committees last week. One bill would require a permit to build a manure storage structure, and the other would allow the use of closed circuit

[r33] Rep. Davis paging students for 2011 session (12/20/2010)

Monday, December 20, 2010

Start Date: 12/20/2010 All DayEnd Date: 12/20/2010Rep. Davis paging students for 2011 session STATEHOUSE - State Representative Bill Davis (R-Portland) is encouraging students ages 13-18 to sign up for the Indiana House Page Program. The program allows students to view and participate in the day-to-day activities of the General Assembly and the Statehouse.

[r33] Rep. Davis: Local Projects to Receive Energy Grants (7/29/2010)

Thursday, July 29, 2010

Start Date: 7/29/2010 All DayEnd Date: 7/29/2010Rep. Davis: Local Projects to Receive Energy Grants STATEHOUSE- State Rep. Bill Davis (R-Portland) congratulates the City of Portland and the Portland Municipal Airport on receiving a Federal Aviation Administration grant. The Portland Municipal Airport received $450,000 to rehabilitate taxiways at the

[r33] Rep. Davis: Local Projects to Receive Energy Grants (7/1/2010)

Thursday, July 1, 2010

Start Date: 7/1/2010 All DayEnd Date: 7/1/2010Rep. Davis: Local Projects to Receive Energy Grants STATEHOUSE- State Rep. Bill Davis (R-Portland) congratulates two local entities on receiving grants to fund two energy efficient projects. The Jay Community Center received a $14,003 grant to retrofit lighting which will save approximately $3,600 per year

[r33] Rep. Davis: A Big Win for Gun Owners (6/28/2010)

Monday, June 28, 2010

Start Date: 6/28/2010 All DayEnd Date: 6/28/2010Rep. Davis: A Big Win for Gun Owners STATEHOUSE- State Rep. Bill Davis (R-Portland) supports the United States Supreme Court's decision today restraining the government's ability to significantly limit "the right to keep and bear arms." Last year, Rep. Davis signed onto the National Rifle Association's

[r33] Rep. Davis: City of Portland to Receive Funds For Local Project (6/24/2010)

Thursday, June 24, 2010

Start Date: 6/24/2010 All DayEnd Date: 6/24/2010Rep. Davis: City of Portland to receive funds for local project STATEHOUSE- State Rep. Bill Davis (R-Portland) congratulates the City of Portland on receiving a grant for a project which will improve the overall quality of life in rural Indiana. The City of Portland has been awarded $600,000 for a waste

[r33] Deadline Approaching for Farmers ACRE Forms (5/20/2010)

Thursday, May 20, 2010

Start Date: 5/20/2010 All DayEnd Date: 5/20/2010 Farmers who participate in the ACRE program may receive revenue-based payments as an alternative to receiving price-based counter-cyclical (CC) payments. Payments can be triggered one of two ways; either low prices or low yields. Those who choose to register their crops under the ACRE program will remain

[r33] Rep. Davis Testifies to Department of Labor (4/23/2010)

Friday, April 23, 2010

Start Date: 4/23/2010 All DayEnd Date: 4/23/2010STATEHOUSE- The Indiana Department of Labor (DOL) held their first, in a series of meetings today to discuss the process for classifying workers. Rep. Bill Davis (R-Portland) attended the meeting and shared his views to the committee."As a former small business owner, I am here to make sure we are taking

[r33] Homestead Verification (4/16/2010)

Friday, April 16, 2010

Start Date: 4/16/2010 All DayEnd Date: 4/16/2010 Starting in 2010, HEA 1344 requires the tax statement to include a form that allows taxpayers to verify their residency and eligibility for the homestead deduction. In addition, this form is an extra protection to reduce homestead fraud. It is important that you fill out this form, because it allows you to

[r33] Delaware County Receives Energy Conservation Grant (4/1/2010)

Thursday, April 1, 2010

Start Date: 4/1/2010 All DayEnd Date: 4/1/2010STATEHOUSE-Lt. Gov. Becky Skillman awarded leaders from Delaware County at the Statehouse today with a $250,000 Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant (EECBG). Delaware County received an area three grant which includes: Structure Retrofits for Government-Owned Structures (excludes lighting) Eligible

[r33] Hoosiers Receive Sine Die Victory (3/16/2010)

Tuesday, March 16, 2010

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[r33] Permit Not Required for Logjam Removal (3/8/2010)

Monday, March 8, 2010

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[r33] Bill Tightens Law on OWI Accidents (3/1/2010)

Monday, March 1, 2010

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[r33] House Passes Bill to Make Log Jam Removal More Timely (2/9/2010)

Tuesday, February 9, 2010

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[r33] Rep. Davis Announces New Economic Development to Delaware County (1/28/2010)

Thursday, January 28, 2010

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[r33] State of State (1/22/2010)

Friday, January 22, 2010

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[r33] Two Jay County Schools Honored with 4 Star Award (1/14/2010)

Thursday, January 14, 2010

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[r33] Constitutional Property Tax Caps Pass House, Advance to Senate (1/12/2010)

Tuesday, January 12, 2010

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[r33] Property Tax Caps Clear Major Hurdle (1/11/2010)

Monday, January 11, 2010

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[r33] Union City Receives $500,000 Grant (12/16/2009)

Wednesday, December 16, 2009

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[r33] Rep. Davis Announces The Taxpayer Protection Plan: (11/17/2009)

Tuesday, November 17, 2009

Start Date: 11/17/2009 All DayEnd Date: 11/17/2009 (STATEHOUSE­­)--Rep. Bill Davis (R-Portland) was at the Statehouse today to join his fellow Republicans in presenting their 2010 legislative agenda, also known as the Taxpayer Protection Plan. When the session begins on Jan. 5, Rep. Davis will focus on three areas: protecting taxpayers'

[r33] Answer Needed: Who Fixes Log Jams? (10/9/2009)

Friday, October 9, 2009

Start Date: 10/9/2009 All DayEnd Date: 10/9/2009For years, erosion has been a problem along the Mississinewa River in Randolph County, washing away the banks. For years, trees have toppled into the river, blocking the river's flow and forcing the Mississinewa to change course. These course changes have led to flooded farm fields, yards and other property.

[r33] Baby shower hopes to fight child abuse (10/1/2009)

Thursday, October 1, 2009

Start Date: 10/1/2009 All DayEnd Date: 10/1/2009Every year, more than 3 million cases of child abuse are reported in the United States. To help improve awareness of the problem, Prevent Child Abuse of Delaware County has scheduled a baby shower during Step Up for Kids Week. Scheduled speakers at the event include Dr. Donna Wilkins of the Delaware County

[r33] Rep. Davis Joins Governor in Honoring Senator Ford (4/21/2009)

Tuesday, April 21, 2009

Start Date: 4/21/2009 All DayEnd Date: 4/21/2009 "Senator Ford was one of the most respected legislators I have had the pleasure of working with," said Rep. Davis. "He was an honest, sincere and caring legislator, and I consider it a privilege to be here to honor him." Sen. Ford served on the Senate's Education and Career Development Committee, as well as

[r33] Partnership for Prescription Assistance Prepared To Help Indiana Workers Hurt by Recession (4/20/2009)

Monday, April 20, 2009

Start Date: 4/20/2009 All DayEnd Date: 4/20/2009 The "Help Is Here Express" bus will be at Muncie Work One, which is located at 201 East Charles Street from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Patients who qualify for help from the PPA's participating patient assistance programs have access to more than 2,500 brand name and generic prescription medicines. The PPA also

[r33] Rep. Davis Supports Golf Cart Ordinance Bill (4/16/2009)

Thursday, April 16, 2009

Start Date: 4/16/2009 All DayEnd Date: 4/16/2009 House Bill 1483 would give local officials the power to enact an ordinance to allow residents to drive golf carts, off-road vehicles and farm wagonsin their communities. "The ordinance will allow residents to operate golf carts on the municipal streets or private roads, or both," said Rep. Bill Davis. "This

[r33] Union City Qualifies for Grant to Improve Wastewater System (4/16/2009)

Thursday, April 16, 2009

Start Date: 4/16/2009 All DayEnd Date: 4/16/2009 "This opportunity will not only help the residents of Union City improve their water quality, but it will also help them prepare for future economic development investments." The recovery act will distribute approximately $125 million in funds to the Indiana State Recovering Fund, an existing program managed

[r33] A Sad Tax Day for Hoosiers (4/15/2009)

Wednesday, April 15, 2009

Start Date: 4/15/2009 All DayEnd Date: 4/15/2009 Today was the deadline for the third reading of bills in the House. House Democrats voted to adjourn until Monday. Unfortunately, Tax Day came and went without Hoosier taxpayers getting their wish for permanent constitutional property tax protection. According to a poll taken earlier this month by Public

[r33] Rep. Davis Calls for Vote on SJR 1; House Democrats Adjourn (4/14/2009)

Tuesday, April 14, 2009

Start Date: 4/14/2009 All DayEnd Date: 4/14/2009STATEHOUSE - As time was running down Tuesday evening for the House of Representatives to vote on permanent property tax caps, Rep. Bill Davis (R-Portland) offered a motion that would have brought Senate Joint Resolution 1 to the House floor. Rather than allowing a vote on SJR 1, House Democrats immediately

[r33] Rep. Davis Supports Renewable Energy (4/14/2009)

Tuesday, April 14, 2009

Start Date: 4/14/2009 All DayEnd Date: 4/14/2009 "House Bill 1033 will help Indiana pursue other avenues for renewable resources," said Rep. Davis. "It will require the Indiana Department of Agriculture to explore the use of livestock waste treatment systems and conduct statewide evaluations of potential energy based on these systems." Under the bill, the

[r33] Fixing Indiana's Insolvent Unemployment Trust Fund (4/2/2009)

Thursday, April 2, 2009

Start Date: 4/2/2009 All DayEnd Date: 4/2/2009 The weekly maximum benefit has been increasing each year between 1997 ($236) and 2005 ($390), but the premiums for employers did not keep pace. With the highest unemployment rates we have seen in decades, something had to be done now to solve the problem. The Senate passed a bill that attempts to solve the

[r33] House Republicans Challenge Colleagues to Pledge Support for Tax Cap Vote (4/1/2009)

Wednesday, April 1, 2009

Start Date: 4/1/2009 All DayEnd Date: 4/1/2009 "Every time we have had the opportunity to vote on property tax caps, we have had an overwhelming response from the taxpayers because they want the protection," said Rep. Davis. "Bauer is standing in the way of this and it's just wrong. Representatives of both parties, Republicans and Democrats, have an

[r33] Many Hoosier Youth Will Have a More Productive Summer (3/31/2009)

Tuesday, March 31, 2009

Start Date: 3/31/2009 All DayEnd Date: 3/31/2009 The Young Hoosiers Conservation Corps will employ 2,000 young people from low-income families to spruce up state-owned parks, trails and natural habitats. The program will be run by the state, but funding comes from federal stimulus money. "The timing of this announcement is perfect, with the summer quickly

[r33] Rep. Davis Honors Winchester State Champion Wrestler (3/31/2009)

Tuesday, March 31, 2009

Start Date: 3/31/2009 All DayEnd Date: 3/31/2009

[r33] The Effect of the Tax Caps on Agricultural Property (3/30/2009)

Monday, March 30, 2009

Start Date: 3/30/2009 All DayEnd Date: 3/30/2009 For example, I have heard from some farmers who believe the caps will shift taxes away from homeowners, resulting in higher tax bills for farmers. This is a legitimate concern, but let me assure you the property tax caps will not force farmers to shoulder more of the tax burden. I, along with other

[r33] Rep. Davis Supports Expansion of Tuition Exemption for Purple Heart Recipients (3/26/2009)

Thursday, March 26, 2009

Start Date: 3/26/2009 All DayEnd Date: 3/26/2009 Rep. Bill Davis (R-Portland) co-sponsored the bill in the House of Representatives. Last year, the Indiana General Assembly created a law allowing Purple Heart recipients who served active duty after Sept. 10, 2001, to apply for the tuition and fee exemption. Senate Bill 39 will expand the eligibility

[r33] Rep. Davis Honors Families of Fallen Indiana Soldiers (3/24/2009)

Tuesday, March 24, 2009

Start Date: 3/24/2009 All DayEnd Date: 3/24/2009 In a resolution, the Indiana General Assembly offered gratitude and prayers to the families of the 152 fallen men and women from Indiana, including Marine Lance Cpl. Andrew F. Whitacre from Bryant. Whitacre died on June 19, 2008, while conducting combat operations in Farah Province in Afghanistan, making him

[r33] Rep. Davis Praises Indy Racing Teams (3/10/2009)

Tuesday, March 10, 2009

Start Date: 3/10/2009 All DayEnd Date: 3/10/2009the Indiana motorsports community on their many accomplishments and unveiled the 2009 Indianapolis 500 racing ticket. "Indy racing has made Indianapolis the racing capitol of the world," said Rep. Davis. "Racing has had a phenomenal impact on Indiana because of the thousands of jobs it brings to the state and

[r33] Rep. Davis Reacts to the Budget Bill (2/20/2009)

Friday, February 20, 2009

Start Date: 2/20/2009 All DayEnd Date: 2/20/2009 "This is a budget that spends more money than we take in. "The stimulus money will only be temporary, and local property tax will increase, something we are trying to get away from. "I look forward to watching this bill as it goes through Senate and in April voting on a much better bill when it comes out of

[r33] Rep. Davis Votes to Put Hoosiers Back to Work (2/10/2009)

Tuesday, February 10, 2009

Start Date: 2/10/2009 All DayEnd Date: 2/10/2009 The bill provides jobs for Hoosiers in a wide range of endeavors, allows local governments to improve streets, roads and highways in their areas, protects important Major Moves projects and gives unemployed Hoosiers educational opportunities than can brighten their futures. "House Bill 1656 is going to put

[r33] Rep. Davis Votes to Protect Major Moves, Offer Jobs, Retraining and Economic Stimulus (2/5/2009)

Thursday, February 5, 2009

Start Date: 2/5/2009 All DayEnd Date: 2/5/2009STATEHOUSE - Rep. Bill Davis (R-Portland) and the Indiana House of Representatives passed the Republican amendment today for House Bill 1656 by a 99-0 vote. The amendment would provide jobs for Hoosiers, allow local government to improve streets, roads and highways in their areas and protect important Major

[r33] Rep. Davis Sponsors Resolution to Keep Guantanamo Bay Detainees Out of Indiana (2/3/2009)

Tuesday, February 3, 2009

Start Date: 2/3/2009 All DayEnd Date: 2/3/2009 "I stand beside Sen. Stutzman and many other legislators in support of this important call to our federal government," said Rep. Davis. "It is important that Indiana is not singled out because we have a federal facility that can house these detainees. We need to be careful to not encourage or invite terrorists

[r33] Rep. Davis Honors Fallen Marine (2/3/2009)

Tuesday, February 3, 2009

Start Date: 2/3/2009 All DayEnd Date: 2/3/2009(STATEHOUSE) Feb. 3, 2009 - The Indiana General Assembly today passed a resolution honoring U.S. Marine Lance Corporal Andrew F. Whitacre who died on June 19, 2008 while conducting combat operations in Farah Province in Afghanistan. Lance Corporal Whitacre was the 19th member of the armed services from Indiana

[r33] Rep. Davis Gives Praises to Wick Family and Sugar Cream Pie (1/22/2009)

Thursday, January 22, 2009

Start Date: 1/22/2009 All DayEnd Date: 1/22/2009 The Wick family has owned and operated Wick's Pies in Winchester for more than 50 years. "I am glad we were able to take time to honor a great company that has continually, for the last 50 years, gainfully employed Hoosiers to produce a quality product," said Rep. Davis. "This family is dedicated to our

[r33] Rep. Davis Invites Students to Experience Lawmaking Firsthand (1/14/2009)

Wednesday, January 14, 2009

Start Date: 1/14/2009 All DayEnd Date: 1/14/2009 Pages will receive a tour of the Statehouse, including the governor's office, the Indiana House, Senate and Supreme Court. Pages are also given the opportunity to witness floor sessions and committee hearings taking place during their visit. Finally, pages will spend time with Rep. Davis in the House

[r33] Rep. Davis Files Golf Cart Ordinance Bill (1/13/2009)

Tuesday, January 13, 2009

Start Date: 1/13/2009 All DayEnd Date: 1/13/2009 "The ordinance will allow residents to operate golf carts on the municipal streets or private roads, or both," said Rep. Davis. "This has been a heavily debated issue in my district, and I hope it will give local governments control to decide if they want to adopt the ordinance for their community." The

[r33] Rep. Davis Statement on the State of the State Address (1/13/2009)

Tuesday, January 13, 2009

Start Date: 1/13/2009 All DayEnd Date: 1/13/2009(STATEHOUSE) Nov. 13, 2009 - Please insert this comment from Rep. Bill Davis (R-Portland) in your coverage of the Gov. Mitch Daniels' State of the State address: "The most important aspect of this session is to keep Indiana on the right track. I agree with the governor when he aptly pointed out that times are

[r33] Rep. Davis Statement on the State of the State Address (1/13/2009)

Tuesday, January 13, 2009

Start Date: 1/13/2009 All DayEnd Date: 1/13/2009(STATEHOUSE) Nov. 13, 2009 - Please insert this comment from Rep. Bill Davis (R-Portland) in your coverage of the Gov. Mitch Daniels' State of the State address: "The most important aspect of this session is to keep Indiana on the right track. I agree with the governor when he aptly pointed out that times are

[r33] Rep. Davis To Introduce Bill on Gasoline Tax (1/13/2009)

Tuesday, January 13, 2009

Start Date: 1/13/2009 All DayEnd Date: 1/13/2009

[r33] Rep. Bill Davis Returns To Statehouse (1/7/2009)

Wednesday, January 7, 2009

Start Date: 1/7/2009 All DayEnd Date: 1/7/2009(STATEHOUSE) Jan. 7, 2009 - Rep. Bill Davis (R-Portland), along with his House colleagues, opened the 2009 session of the Indiana General Assembly today at the Statehouse. Rep. Davis starts the session with a number of goals that aim to control government spending and maintain high-quality services to Hoosier

[r33] Rep. Davis Responds to Illegal Immigration (2/29/2008)

Friday, February 29, 2008

Start Date: 2/29/2008 All DayEnd Date: 2/29/2008 "We have a problem with undocumented workers causing a burden on the services we provide in the state of Indiana," Rep. Bill Davis (R-Portland) said. "This bill is an attempt, while not perfect, to rein some of that in. I'm not at all pleased with the fact that we are putting all the enforcement

[r33] Rep. Davis Responds to SJR1 (2/29/2008)

Friday, February 29, 2008

Start Date: 2/29/2008 All DayEnd Date: 2/29/2008 "I am disappointed in SJR 1 at this point. The House Democrats have changed the very nature of this resolution. The governor's plan called for a 1-percent cap on a home's value. That language has been changed to limit homeowners' property tax bills to 1 percent of the household income. "Our constituents have

[r33] Rep. Davis Statement on Thursday's House Activity (2/22/2008)

Friday, February 22, 2008

Start Date: 2/22/2008 All DayEnd Date: 2/22/2008House Republicans were disappointed Thursday because the majority Democrats unreasonably denied them the opportunity to add amendments to Senate Bill 345, which contained measures dealing with incorrect classification of employees. House Democrats, who hold a 51-49 majority, attempted to amend

[r33] Representative Davis Surprised by Actions of House Democrats (2/22/2008)

Friday, February 22, 2008

Start Date: 2/22/2008 All DayEnd Date: 2/22/2008(STATEHOUSE) Jan. 30, 2008 - Property tax reform in Indiana took a blow Tuesday night as House Democrats refused to hear House Joint Resolution 1, the bill containing constitutional property tax caps for homeowners, rental properties and businesses. "House Democrats killed both the elimination of residential

[r33] Bill to Reimburse Counties for Voting Machines (1/30/2008)

Wednesday, January 30, 2008

Start Date: 1/30/2008 All DayEnd Date: 1/30/2008 HB 1071 was inspired by recent voting-machine problems in Boone, Cass, Parke and Randolph counties. All four counties purchased new voting machines from the same vendor but ran into considerable trouble when the vender went out of business. Suddenly, these counties lacked the support and resources they needed

[r33] Rep. Davis moves to lower property tax cap (1/23/2008)

Wednesday, January 23, 2008

Start Date: 1/23/2008 All DayEnd Date: 1/23/2008(STATEHOUSE) Jan. 22, 2008 - Today, State Rep. Bill Davis (R-Portland) successfully amended House Bill 1001, the governor's tax plan. The amendment would cap farmers' property tax payments at 2-percent of their assessed value. An amendment with the same language was adopted. "Farmers should not be

[r33] Rep. Davis Statements on the State of the State Address (1/18/2008)

Friday, January 18, 2008

Start Date: 1/18/2008 All DayEnd Date: 1/18/2008 "I thought the governor made a wonderful presentation; he hit home on all the points of property tax relief. There were a lot of applause and appreciation. The most important aspect to me was to make sure the all assessment are fair and uniform and I agree with that 100 percent, if that happens everything

[r33] Rep. Davis Votes $900 Million Tax Cut Out of Committee (1/18/2008)

Friday, January 18, 2008

Start Date: 1/18/2008 All DayEnd Date: 1/18/2008 The assessment system would be over-hauled, bringing training and certification to the process and reducing 1,100 assessors statewide down to one assessor per county. The assessor would be appointed by the county commissioners and county council. HB 1001 now moves to the House floor, where it will be handed

[r33] Rep. Davis Returns To Statehouse (1/8/2008)

Tuesday, January 8, 2008

Start Date: 1/8/2008 All DayEnd Date: 1/8/2008 "I'm pleased to be here and I'm ready to get to work on a bipartisan solution for property tax relief," said Rep. Davis. "House Republicans have a program in place that we believe will result in a significant tax decrease for homesteads. I also want to highlight that while homesteads have received most of the

[r33] Interim Study Committees Begin (7/23/2007)

Monday, July 23, 2007

Start Date: 7/23/2007 All DayEnd Date: 7/23/2007 "It is a privilege to serve on these two summer study committees," said Rep. Davis. "Studying issues in the summer allows me to gain a greater understanding of the issues the General Assembly will face next session. I look forward to sharing my knowledge with my fellow Representatives, being in the

[r33] Legislative Session Ends with Mixed Results (4/29/2007)

Sunday, April 29, 2007

Start Date: 4/29/2007 All DayEnd Date: 4/29/2007(Statehouse) April 29, 2007- Late tonight, State Representative Bill Davis (R-Portland) and the Indiana General Assembly completed the 2007 legislative session. House Enrolled Act 1001, the state budget and HEA 1678, the Healthy Hoosier Plan, were sent to the Governor for approval. While the legislature sent

[r33] Governor Daniels Signs New Mining Safety Requirements into Law (4/25/2007)

Wednesday, April 25, 2007

Start Date: 4/25/2007 All DayEnd Date: 4/25/2007

[r33] Randolph Co. Breaks Ground in Preparation of 125 New Jobs (4/19/2007)

Thursday, April 19, 2007

Start Date: 4/19/2007 All DayEnd Date: 4/19/2007 The new plant is an expansion of Tomasco, which will create 125 new jobs supplying auto parts to Honda. The project will establish three new product lines that will manufacture fuel filter pipes, instruments panel beams, and foot parking breaks. The company announced the expansion in February and is

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