A SENATE RESOLUTION
honoring Senator Glenn Howard upon
his retirement from the Indiana State Senate.
, read first time and referred to Committee on
I offer the following resolution and move its adoption:
A SENATE RESOLUTION honoring Senator Glenn
Howard upon his retirement from the Indiana State Senate.
Whereas, Senator Howard was first elected to the Indiana State
Senate to represent Senate District 33 and the people of Marion County
Whereas, Senator Howard has been an active community leader
known for his vigilant and vocal advocacy throughout his 18 year
tenure and is considered a champion of the less fortunate;
Whereas, Senator Howard worked hard to bring employment
opportunities to his constituency, was never afraid to raise an issue
which impacted his people, and was outspoken in his advocacy. He
passionately chaired the Glenn Howard Junior Golf Outing for Youth
and the Marbles Luncheon;
Whereas, Senator Howard has served on numerous legislative standing committees and interim committees during his tenure, covering a wide range of topics. He most recently served as ranking Minority member on the Senate Commerce Public Policy & Interstate Cooperation Committee and also as a member on the Economic Development & Technology, Corrections, Criminal & Civic Matters, and Insurance & Financial Institutions committees and is a member of the Indiana Black Legislative Caucus;
Whereas, Senator Howard is a committed husband to his wife,
Florence, and a devoted father to his children, and grandfather to his
Whereas, Senator Howard is respected by everyone in the Indiana
General Assembly and his retirement will be felt by all for many years
to come; Therefore:
SECTION 2. That the secretary of the senate is hereby directed to transmit a copy of this resolution to Senator Howard; wife, Florence Howard; son, Glenn L. Howard, Jr.; daughter, Tamara Golden; United Northwest Area Corporation Pastors and Ministers on the Move; Concerned Clergy; and Barnes United Methodist Church.