Increased Education Funding and Complete Extension of Full-Day Kindergarten to Every School in Indiana
Please include the following statement from Rep. Matt Ubelhor (R-Bloomfield) in your coverage of today's announcement made by Speaker Bosma, Gov. Daniels and Senate President Pro Tempore Long.
STATEHOUSE- "I am pleased to hear this morning's announcement made by Governor Mitch Daniels, Speaker Brian Bosma, and Senate President Pro Tempore David Long for they have taken steps in advancing educational opportunities available to our students.
Their commitment to increase education funding by $150 million and install full-day kindergarten for school districts in Indiana will provide Hoosier students with the high-quality education that they deserve."
Rep. Ubelhor serves District 62, which includes Orange, Lawrence, Martin, Washington, and Greene counties. For the 2011 legislative session, Rep. Ubelhor is a member of the Ways and Means Committee and the Natural Resources Committee.