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Indiana House business moves to Senate

by IPR News

March 17, 2011

Speaker Brian Bosma has decided the Indiana House’s legislative business will attempt to proceed in the Senate…  with House Democrats still in Illinois and a quorum impossible in the lower chamber.  Indiana Public Broadcasting’s Brandon Smith reports.

Smith — Moving to the Senate

Meanwhile, Bosma has increased the fine for missing House Democrats by one hundred dollars a day.  He says the House will discuss censuring those missing legislators on Monday.  Governor Mitch Daniels says the House Republican leadership has done more than enough to bring the Democrats back.