Although Statehouse Republicans touted a balanced budget, more money for teacher pay and $2 billion state surplus at the end of the 2019 session, their Democratic counterparts say the GOP missed numerous opportunities to help Hoosiers.

 House Democratic Leader Phil GiaQuinta and Senate Democratic Leader Tim Lanane held a news conference the day after sine die to criticize Republicans for not passing legislation they say would have put more money in the pockets of teachers, protected Hoosier health and providing funding for critical programs like the Department of Child Services. 

You can hear GiaQuinta and Lanane in the Leon-Tailored Audio above.  Each segment runs about 15 minutes.