Senators

David Long

Contact Information

200 W Washington St
Indianapolis, IN 46204
P: 800-382-9467 or 317-232-9400
Email: Senator.Long@iga.in.gov

Legislative Assistant:
Tracy Mann
Phone: 317-232-9416

Media Contact:
Molly Swigart
Phone: 317-232-9521

David Long

President Pro Tempore

David Long - District 16


Elected

Indiana State Senate, 1996 - present

Political Affiliation

Republican

Standing Committees

Rules & Legislative Procedure - Chair
Joint Rules (ex officio)
Corrections, Criminal & Civil Matters, Past Chair
Insurance Subcommittee, Past Chair

Education

Wabash College
University of California at Davis, B.A.
Santa Clara University, J.D.

Activities

Board of Trustees: Boys and Girls Club of Fort Wayne
Board of Directors: Lincoln Museum

Occupation

General Counsel, Pizza Hut of Fort Wayne, Inc.

Personal

Married: Melissa, former news anchor at Channel 21 in Fort Wayne

Two Children, Adam and Erik

Counties Served

Portions of Allen and Whitley counties

David Long

President Pro Tempore

David Long - District 16

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Long appoints local student to Indiana Legislative Youth Advisory Council

Senate President Pro Tem David Long (R-Fort Wayne) has appointed local student Nathan Mertz to the Indiana Legislative Youth Advisory Council (ILYAC). more »

Statement from Senate President Pro Tem David Long regarding the Auditor’s Fiscal Closeout Report

Indiana Senate President Pro Tem David Long (R-Fort Wayne) made the following statement today regarding the Auditor’s Fiscal Closeout Report more »

Statement from Senate President Pro Tem David Long regarding the Child Welfare Policy and Practice Group’s (CWG) assessment of the Indiana Department of Child Services

Indiana Senate President Pro Tem David Long (R-Fort Wayne) made the following statement today regarding the Child Welfare Policy and Practice Group’s (CWG) assessment of the Indiana Department of Child Services: more »

Statement from Senate President Pro Tem David Long regarding Gov. Holcomb’s announcement that Indiana has received a federal waiver to implement the state’s workforce plan

Indiana Senate President Pro Tem David Long (R-Fort Wayne) made the following statement today regarding Gov. Holcomb’s announcement that Indiana has received a federal waiver to implement the state’s workforce plan: more »

Statement From Senate President Pro Tem David Long Regarding the Shooting at Noblesville West Middle School

Indiana Senate President Pro Tem David Long (R-Fort Wayne) issued the following statement today regarding the shooting at Noblesville West Middle School: more »

Statement from Senate President Pro Tem David Long Regarding the Selection of the Next Senate President Pro Tem:

Indiana Senate President Pro Tem David Long (R-Fort Wayne) made the following statement today upon the selection of State Sen. Rodric Bray (R-Martinsville) as the next Senate President Pro Tem: more »

Statement from Senate President Pro Tem David Long Regarding the Conclusion of the Special Session

Indiana Senate President Pro Tem David Long (R-Fort Wayne) made the following statement today upon the conclusion of the special session: more »

Long: Senate Republican Leadership to Donate Special Session Pay

Senate Republican leaders today announced they will donate pay they receive for the upcoming special session to a charity that benefits veterans and their families. more »

Statement from Senate President Pro Tem David Long

Indiana Senate President Pro Tem David Long (R-Fort Wayne) made the following statement today regarding Gov. Holcomb’s announcement of a special session: more »

Statement from Senate President Pro Tem David Long

Indiana Senate President Pro Tem David Long (R-Fort Wayne) made the following statement today regarding Senate Enrolled Act 1 being signed into law today by Gov. Eric Holcomb: more »

Senate President Pro Tem David Long Announces His Plan to Retire in November

The leader of the Indiana State Senate, President Pro Tem David Long (R-Fort Wayne), announced today that he will retire from the Senate in November. Long, who has served in the Senate for 22 years, the past 12 as the Senate leader, said that 30 years of public service, including eight as a Fort Wayne city councilman prior to his service in the Senate, was long enough. more »

Sen. Long to Hold Press Conference

Indiana Senate President Pro Tem David Long (R-Fort Wayne) will hold a press conference today at 1:15 p.m. in Room 431 of the Statehouse to discuss important issues concerning the second half of session and beyond. more »

Long: Senate Concludes First Half of Session

Senate President Pro Tem David Long (R-Fort Wayne) today announced the Senate has reached the half-way point of the legislative session, and Senate Republicans have made great strides in advancing their 2018 legislative agenda. more »

Statement from Senate President Pro Tem David Long

Indiana Senate President Pro Tem David Long (R-Fort Wayne) made the following statement today regarding the Healthy Indiana Plan’s approval and extension from the federal government: more »

Statement from Senate President Pro Tem David Long Regarding Bias Crimes

Indiana Senate President Pro Tem David Long (R-Fort Wayne) made the following statement today regarding bias crimes more »

Senate Republicans Detail 2018 Legislative Agenda

Members of the Indiana Senate Republican Caucus today announced their agenda for the 2018 legislative session. more »

Statement from Senate President Pro Tem David Long

Indiana Senate President Pro Tem David Long (R-Fort Wayne) made the following statement today regarding the death of Fort Wayne native and Indiana National Guardsman Sgt. 1st Class Mark Boner: more »

Senate Republicans to Detail 2018 Legislative Agenda

Members of the Indiana Senate Republican Caucus will announce their 2018 legislative agenda Monday, Jan. 8 at 10:30 a.m. in the Senate Chamber. more »

Long Makes Additional Leadership, Committee Appointments

Indiana Senate President Pro Tem David Long (R-Fort Wayne) today announced additional changes to Senate Republican leadership and committee assignments triggered by the retirement of Sen. Brandt Hershman. more »

Long Makes Leadership, Committee Chair Appointments

Indiana Senate President Pro Tem David Long (R-Fort Wayne) today announced several changes in Senate leadership as a result of the retirement of Senate Majority Floor Leader Brandt Hershman (R-Buck Creek). more »

Statement from Senate President Pro Tem David Long

Indiana Senate President Pro Tem David Long (R-Fort Wayne) made the following statement today regarding the passage of the federal tax reform bill: more »

Statement from Senate President Pro Tem David Long

Indiana Senate President Pro Tem David Long (R-Fort Wayne) made the following statement today regarding State Sen. Mike Delph’s (R-Carmel) activation by the U.S. Army: more »

Senate President Pro Tem David Long Statement on Gov. Holcomb's 2018 Agenda

Indiana Senate President Pro Tem David Long (R-Fort Wayne) made the following statement today regarding Gov. Eric Holcomb’s 2018 agenda: more »

Statement from Senate President Pro Tem David Long

Indiana Senate President Pro Tem David Long (R-Fort Wayne) made the following statement today regarding the announcement of IU Health joining the Northeast Indiana marketplace: more »

Long Makes Leadership, Committee Appointments

STATEHOUSE (Oct. 12, 2017) ― Indiana Senate President Pro Tem David Long (R-Fort Wayne) today announced leadership and committee appointments triggered by the retirement of Sen. Luke Kenley. more »

Sen. Long Makes Remaining Appointments to Alcohol Code Revision Commission

STATEHOUSE (July 31, 2017) ― Indiana Senate President Pro Tem David Long (R-Fort Wayne) today announced his appointment of Terry J. Bauer and Keith Byers to serve as lay members on the Alcohol Code Revision Commission. more »

Statement from Senate President Pro Tem David Long

Indiana Senate President Pro Tem David Long (R-Fort Wayne) made the following statement today regarding the 2017 Fiscal Closeout Report: more »

Sen. Long Statement on Next Level Roads Plan Announcement in Fort Wayne

Indiana Senate President Pro Tem David Long (R-Fort Wayne) made the following statement today regarding Gov. Eric Holcomb’s Next Level Roads Plan announcement in Fort Wayne: more »

Long Appoints Mishler to Chair Senate Appropriations Committee

STATEHOUSE (July 17, 2017) ― Indiana Senate President Pro Tem David Long (R-Fort Wayne) today announced that he has appointed Sen. Ryan Mishler (R-Bremen) to serve as Chairman of the Senate Committee on Appropriations following Sen. Luke Kenley’s (R-Noblesville) retirement later this year. more »

Sen. Long Appoints Former Sen. Beverly Gard to Chair Alcohol Code Revision Commission

Indiana Senate President Pro Tem David Long (R-Fort Wayne) today announced his appointment of former State Sen. Beverly Gard to chair the Alcohol Code Revision Commission established by the General Assembly’s Legislative Council earlier this year. more »

State Sen. Ed Charbonneau to Serve as Chairman of Health and Human Services Study Committee

STATEHOUSE (June 29, 2017) — State Sen. Ed Charbonneau (R-Valparaiso) has been appointed by Senate President Pro Tem David Long (R-Fort Wayne) to serve as the Chairman of the Interim Study Committee on Public Health, Behavioral Health, and Human Services, and the Compliance Advisory Panel during the summer and fall months to help prepare for the 2018 session of the General Assembly. He has also been appointed to serve on the following study committees and authority: more »

Sen. Long Statement on Alcohol Code Revision Commission

STATEHOUSE (June 5, 2017) ― “The General Assembly has formally commissioned a comprehensive review of Indiana’s alcohol laws for the first time in many years. All issues are on the table as we begin this process. more »

Legislative Council Announces Interim Study Committee Topics

STATEHOUSE (May 25, 2017) ― The Indiana General Assembly’s Legislative Council met today to assign topics for lawmakers to study during the 2017 legislative interim. The Legislative Council is comprised of eight members of the Indiana Senate and eight members of the Indiana House of Representatives. more »

Statement from Senate President Pro Tem David Long

Indiana Senate President Pro Tem David Long (R-Fort Wayne) made the following statement today regarding the Senate’s passage of legislation to establish a long-term road funding plan for Indiana (House Bill 1002): more »

Senate Rules Committee Approves Amended Version of Legislation Providing for Appointed Secretary of Education

STATEHOUSE (March 27, 2017) ― The Senate Committee on Rules and Legislative Procedure today advanced a significantly amended version of House Bill 1005, which would provide for a Governor-appointed Secretary of Education starting in 2025, said Indiana Senate President Pro Tem David Long (R-Fort Wayne). more »

Long: Senate Completes Productive First Half of Session

STATEHOUSE (March 1, 2017) ― Indiana Senate President Pro Tem David Long (R-Fort Wayne) today marked the halfway point of the 2017 legislative session, noting several important initiatives that have passed the Senate during the last two months. more »

David Long

David Long - District 16

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2018 Summary of New Laws - Sen. Long

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David Long

David Long - District 16