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Charbonneau: Bill Establishing Interstate Mutual Aid Agreements Passes Senate, Now Moves to House

February 8, 2011
Charbonneau: Bill Establishing Interstate Mutual Aid Agreements Passes Senate, Now Moves to House

02/09/11 Senate lawmakers voted 48-0 today in support of a bill co-authored by State Sen. Ed Charbonneau (R-Valparaiso) allowing Indiana to call upon and assist emergency response teams in neighboring states. “Recent winter storms provided examples of why it’s important for first responders to be able to provide backup to their counterparts in neighboring...
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Charbonneau: Senate Lawmakers Support Streamlining Driver Education Program

February 1, 2011
Charbonneau: Senate Lawmakers Support Streamlining Driver Education Program

02/02/11 Senate lawmakers voted 44-5 today in support of steering Indiana’s driver education programs in a new direction, according to State Sen. Ed Charbonneau (R-Valparaiso).  Senate Bill 127, authored by Charbonneau, consolidates Indiana’s driver education programs and regulations under one state agency now moves to the House of Representatives for further consideration. Currently, the...
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Marijuana-like Products in State, Bill Moves to House

January 20, 2011
Marijuana-like Products in State, Bill Moves to House

01/21/11 Senate lawmakers by a 47-0 vote Thursday approved a bill authored by State Senator Ed Charbonneau, the Republican from Valparaiso,  banning pot-like products across Indiana and creating stiff penalties for using and selling the substances. Senate Bill 57 now moves to the House of Representatives for consideration. “These harmful intoxicants need to be off...
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State Senator Charbonneau will assist Hoosiers in obtaining state tax forms

January 3, 2011
State Senator Charbonneau will assist Hoosiers in obtaining state tax forms

01/04/11 State Senator Ed Charbonneau (R-Valparaiso) will assist Hoosiers by mailing state income tax forms to residents unable to obtain the documents online, at public libraries or offices of tax preparers and the Indiana Department of Revenue (IDOR). Officials at IDOR last week announced tax booklets would no longer be mailed as a cost-saving...
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Judge Colvin to Demonstrate Video Conferencing for IN Senator

December 22, 2010
Judge Colvin to Demonstrate Video Conferencing for IN Senator

12/23/10 On Monday, December 27  Indiana Senator Ed Charbonneau (R) is scheduled to visit with Judge Dean A. Colvin and Court staff to see a demonstration of the Court’s video conferencing capabilities with the Marshall County Correctional Facility. The Courts of Marshall County in cooperation with the Marshall County Sheriff, County Council and Commissioners...
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State Sen. Charbonneau encourages students to serve as Statehouse pages

November 30, 2010
State Sen. Charbonneau encourages students to serve as Statehouse pages

12/01/10 State Senator Ed Charbonneau (R-Valparaiso) today invited area middle and high school students to make the Indiana Statehouse their “classroom for a day” by serving as Senate pages during the 2011 Indiana General Assembly.  Charbonneau said pages have the opportunity to spend a day at the Statehouse working with their senator and Senate...
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‘Holiday Tales From The Heart’ Senator Charbonneau Seeks Ornaments for State Tree

November 22, 2010
‘Holiday Tales From The Heart’ Senator Charbonneau Seeks Ornaments for State Tree

11/23/10 State Senator Ed Charbonneau (R-Valparaiso) invites area students to join this year’s holiday tree-trimming festivities at the Statehouse – either in person or by mail. “As part of state government’s celebration of the holidays, a very large coniferous tree will soon be placed in the rotunda of the Statehouse,” Charbonneau said. “Students can...
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Senator Charbonneau Invites Fourth-Graders to Celebrate State’s Birthday

September 16, 2010
Senator Charbonneau Invites Fourth-Graders to Celebrate State’s Birthday

State Senator Ed Charbonneau (R-Valparaiso) invites area fourth-graders along with their principals, teachers and parents to a special birthday party at the Statehouse – one in which the honored 194-year-old guest will receive essays instead of cards. Charbonneau said an annual essay contest is among the many interesting activities planned to celebrate “Statehood Day.”...
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Sen. Charbonneau: Dozens of new laws take effect July

July 1, 2010
Sen. Charbonneau: Dozens of new laws take effect July

07/01/10 Dozens of new laws are set to go into effect on July 1, ranging from cracking down on overdue child support to relieving overcrowded prisons, strengthening drunken driving penalties to protecting property rights, according to State Sen. Ed Charbonneau (R-Valparaiso). “Legislators achieved our top priorities by delaying $400 million in unemployment insurance premium...
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Sen. Charbonneau Discusses Education Funding with School Leaders, Lawmakers

June 25, 2010
Sen. Charbonneau Discusses Education Funding with School Leaders, Lawmakers

06/25/10  State Senator Ed Charbonneau (R-Valparaiso) met this week with education leaders and state lawmakers to discuss school funding in Indiana. Charbonneau was tapped to participate in the 43rd annual Education Leadership Summer Conference, “Emerging Issues in Education Law and Policy in Indiana,” being hosted at Indiana University in Bloomington. On Thursday at 2:30...
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