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Terre Haute Tribune Star (Newspaper) - March 21, 2015, Terre Haute, IndianaRally among protests by Tom Davis aug Cuiss fun a Indiana lawmakers Are expected Al again lace contentious debates in the next few week Over repealing the state Law on Public construction wage and allowing the it of democratic state superintendent Glenda Ritz As Leader of the state Board of Edu cation. The Republican dominated leg Klat Urc has t taken Public action pm either proposal since giving them initial approval last month although Senate and House leaders say Pri Vale negotiations on both issues Are ongoing with less than six weeks remaining in this year s legislative a group that to nudes contractors against Rem big the my Tom to Bac tiring la com Momii to bom Public i we wow of allowing Roe Nora pm education to notice Ritz m us Lead or by cont Mawod protests induce ing one that Drew hundreds of people in Terre haute last weekend the House advanced the Bdl to eliminate die boards that set what is known As the my Mon construction wage which workers must be paid on most state or local project. Republican Senate president pro tem David Long decided against assigning the Bill to the Senate labor committee whose chairman sen Phil boots of Crawfordsville is among some gop senators who believe the subject should be Given to a special committee for review after the legislative session. Long said he expected the Senate Hal a it to Miti it i. To and fatal mar Gam Ribee would take the proposal by the aul of Iris an rib. Lam supports Tbs repair. A Al Odd la debate to not going to say wha Bdl wifi or Wool look Uke because i m not the dictator in this he said this ii a caucus decision and Well talk about it mid ultimate a come up with a solution that we re comfortable with. Hopefully Quot Republican gov. Mike Pence and other supporters of the repeal say it would save tens of millions of tax dollars each year on Public construe lion projects by allowing More contractors to pay wages below Union scale. Opponents dispute those pith sections and argue the change would open the door for Low paying out of state contractor to under bid on projects Michelle Boyd executive director of the Indiana building contractors my xxx Rren tries that hire Union workers have Beal meet inf with senators to explain How Thor Bata eares could be hat by the repeal Aal rim Dan age that could to Oberiona to the 142 million a year Thorn companies invest in training programs the House meanwhile to in the midst of private talks Over a Bill allowing Pence s to appointees to the Baird of education to elect Thor own chairman most Likely ousting Ritz from the position that the elected state superintendents have automatically filled for decades Republican backers of the change say it s needed to address dysfunction Between Ritz the Only Democrat controlling a state House office and the other Hoard members As they be struggled for control of education policy. Republican House speaker Brian Boona Saki he had to Tarva we wvipf.-. Ions about a Senate backed Elan the would artak m to a note Mem Kcf Board made up of the elate superintendent four appointments by the governor and one appoint men each for the Republican and democratic leaders of both the House and Senate. House democratic Leader Scott Fath said allowing the removal of Ritz As the Board Leader would undermine the will of voters who elected her in 2012 and that the makeup of Board appointments Quot to sort of Pelath said be did t believe the Agenda being pushed by legislative republicans is addressing the state s most important troubles. Quot How is it putting any Money in other Peoples pockets Quot Pelath said Quot How is it growing our Middle class what is it doing to invest in workers Quot Idem offers to test Wells As part of ground water Quality study the Indiana department of environmental manage men is conducting its 2015 ground water assessment Survey and is looking for More hoosiers who want to have their Wells tested free of charge. Using data collected from those who invite Idem to test their Wells the Agency will be Able to a build a Story Quot about ground water Quality in the state Idem said in a press release the goal of this project is to be Able to evaluate ground water Quality in different regions based on factors such As geology depth to water depth of the Well and land use by scientifically evaluating Baseline ground water Quality conditions in the state. Idem will be better Able to protect the ground water resource determine How ground water May affect the Quality of surface water and evaluate changes in ground water Over time according to the press release Idem said the More residents who participate. The More information will be available on water Quail to in Indiana by having their Well sampled resident will learn exactly what is in their water if a concern to found Idem will provide the resident with information on How they can reduce their exposure to potential harmful for More information about the ground water monitoring network eligibility requirements and How residents can Register their Well visit Idem/6h92 him qua As a part of Honey Creek Middle school s 2015 writers fair Indiana state University professor Arthur Feinsod answers questions from eighth Grade students about his experiences in Europe while hts play was being performed fair l months of research preceded writing continued from Ai unfortunately that s what Many other world leaders thought too. In do 3 when they heard Kar ski s report about the death Camps and the starvation of polish jews in the Warsaw ghetto. Karski a polish military officer and a Catholic worked As an agent for the polish underground after German and russian forces divided Poland during world War la he gathered information. Made reports to Intelli Genet agencies and even pleaded in person with u s president f Ranklin Roosevelt to do something to save the jews in Europe. Weaver and she now understands More about the history of l trope in world War la and How people tried to survive and a Worlsey said she enjoyed learning about Karski As a Man a on a real spy Mission Quot this stuff really interests me i done to know Why but i love learning this kind of Horsley said of hear my veins Odd a presentation. For Feinsod. Raised and educated mostly on the East coast in a jewish family the Story of Karski was unknown until Feinsod Friend from California shared her interest in Karski during a trip to Terre haute. Mary Skinner a documentary filmmaker who Feinsod had dirtied in a play More than 3 1 years ago at University of California Berkeley was having her film screened at the candles museum at the time she told Feinsod about Karski intrigued Feinsod began Reading and absorbing everything he could find about Karski. Who earned a doctoral degree in America and taught for decades As a professor at Georgetown University Karski also wrote about his frustration that no world leaders tried to Stop the holocaust despite hts eyewitness accounts of the atrocities. The play begins in the late 1170 As Karski recounts his world War la experiences to a film director an old Man haunted by the ghosts of his past Karski resurrects Long buried memories As he and the audience Flash Hack to his life As a younger Man he recalls a number of his missions including his Cap lure and torture by the Gestapo hts painful witness of jews in the Warsaw Ghet to and his meeting with president Roosevelt the eighth Grade Stu dents on Friday saw a Brief video of the torture segment from a coming to see aunt Sophie Quot that phrase inc dentally was the code Ian Guage that Karski used to pass among resistance members who were helping his exploits because Poland fell under communist occupation after world War la. Karski was not recognized As a hero in his Home country for decades tie is now a Well recognized polish hero memorialized with statues and awards it took Fensod Only three Days to dash out the first 17 pages of the play he told the students but that was after nine months of research and having the Story worked out in his head in All it took him the month of december 2013 to write the entire play and it still goes through revisions As it is performed Feinsod told the students that writing the play has been his most difficult professional Challenge. He has taught theater at Indiana state University for close to 15 years after teaching la years at Trinity College growing up in a Lowish family Feinsod said he met Many people w to had experienced loss during the holocaust. One of his own ancestors had fled from Poland Well before being jewish was a death sentence in nazi occupied Europe so Feinsod took the oppor Tum to to Tell Karski a Story very personally often being emotionally spent after writing some of the play dialogue a sometimes you have to write things that Are pain Feinsod said a and sometimes they become your favorite things Quot judge orders molester to serve 20 years Washington thou is Star Siam report a Terre haute Man has been sentenced to 20 years in prison Foi his recent a fiction of child molestation that occurred in ms4. Mich a e i Washington was ordered to serve All 20 years in prison by judge Michael l Ewis during a hearing in Vigo Superior court b on Friday afternoon. Washington was convict cd in february by a jury that heard the facts of the Case filed in 2007. Now 50. Washington was convicted of molesting a female relative while she was Middle school age in the 1080. The Case filed in 2007 had three original charges of child molesting a class a felony. The Case presented in february had four class b felony counts of child molesting and one class a felony count. The jury found Washington not guilty of the class b felony counts but guilty of the class a felony. A. A tangle it now enter to win 1 bus product window or l2 Worth we of by a a woo enter at j Andersen Infinity Woods online nursing ranked 14th Saint Mary of the Woods College recently was Rankl d among the top schools in the nation for Best online nut my schools for 2015 by the affordable colleges online. A leading resource for online learning and College afford ability information Accord ing to a press release after evaluating Hun dretto of schools on Cuiria Lurn. 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