Jackie Walorski

Recent editorials published in Indiana newspapers

The (Munster) Times. December 8, 2017

State safety board not living up to name

A recent ruling by a state panel that's supposed to promote Hoosier safety highlights why only we as individuals can look out for our own best interests.

In what should have been an obvious ruling in favor of safer building codes, the Indiana Fire Prevention and Building Safety Commission unanimously rejected earlier this week a Michigan City carbon monoxide detector ordinance.

Michigan City came before the governor-appointed panel, seeking approval for an ordinance that would have required carbon monoxide detectors in all new construction.

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