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Sen. Banks Responds to Gov. Pence's State of the State

State Sen. Jim Banks (R-Columbia City) made the following statement regarding Governor Pence’s State of the State Address:

STATEHOUSE (Jan. 22, 2013) – “Gov. Daniels left Indiana in an excellent financial position, and it’s great to see Gov. Pence taking the reins to continue that legacy.

“Gov. Pence and I agree that the economy and jobs are top priorities for our state. Like him, I want to ensure higher education keeps Hoosier students competitive in a global job market. To accomplish that goal, I’m prepared to pursue plans this session to make college more efficient and affordable.”