"Also included in today's events, the majority amended a jobs and labor bill to include illegal immigration issues to avoid debating our proposals. The abusive process was very upsetting, and I know the Senate will delete the inappropriate provisions. Nevertheless, voting for the bill was the only way I could express the concerns of District 47 regarding illegal immigration.
"I look forward to the conference committee process in hopes it will create a workable property tax solution that follows the leadership of the Gov. Daniels as well as a good illegal immigration policy for Indiana."