“We need to look deeper,” Grewe said. “Indiana would see considerable value in identifying specific challenges our suffering communities are facing. Let’s get more insight and see what surfaces.”
Daniel Hasler, secretary of commerce for the state of Indiana and chief executive officer for the Indiana Economic Development Corp., also spoke in support of SR 10.
“This year, as a state, we’ve won 219 competitive deals with new or expanding employers,” Hasler said. “But competition is growing fiercer. We should make every attempt to best that number. I support Sen. Leising’s effort.”
A full copy of the resolution can be found on the Indiana General Assembly’s website at http://www.in.gov/apps/lsa/session/billwatch/billinfo?year=2012&session=1&request=getBill&doctype=SR&docno=0010 .