Michigan City State Representative Seeking Third Term in Indiana House | Politics
MICHIGAN CITY – The state representative for two terms serving northeast Porter County and northern LaPorte County is asking voters to return her to the Statehouse for two more years.
State Representative Pat Boy of D-Michigan City said she looks forward to continuing to work “to move Indiana forward,” and hopes residents of House District 9 agree she is the best person for the job.
Boy said his legislative agenda was based on “social, economic and environmental justice for all, especially the most vulnerable”.
To this end, she plans to continue defending policies promoting organized work, increasing teachers’ salaries, ending the misclassification of employees as independent contractors, legalizing medical marijuana, allowing postal voting, increasing the minimum wage, ensuring the safe disposal of coal ash and penalizing prejudices. -motivated crimes.
Boy also said that in a new term she would work to eliminate partisan redistribution of legislative constituency boundaries, a process known as gerrymandering, which she said occurred during the Indiana Redistribution in 2021. by the Republican-controlled General Assembly.
âVoters should choose their representatives, not the other way around,â Boy said. “There is a growing bipartisan movement to change this process for fair and transparent cards. I continue to support this movement.”