Richard Young

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Democratic Indiana

State Senate (Indiana 47)

Family: Wife: Elaine (deceased); 5 Children: Bridget, Angela, Jennifer, Victoria, Richard Wife: Ashira; 2 Stepchildren: Amanda, Nick

Born: 12/02/1942

Home: Milltown, Indiana

Education: AB, Behavioral Sciences, Vincennes University

Profession: Owner, Farmer, Blue River Valley Farms, present Former President/Board Chair, E and S Distributors, Incorporated

Political: Senator, Indiana State Senate, 1988-present Minority Leader Pro Tempore, Indiana State Senate, 2008-present Minority Floor Leader, Indiana State Senate, 1996-2008 Appointed, Senator, Indiana State Senate, 1988 Former Crawford County Auditor Former Delegate to Democratic State Convention

Congressional Membership: Co-Founder and Member, Rural Caucus, 2009-present Member, Administrative Rules Oversight Commission, present Member, Indiana Abraham Lincoln Bicentennial Commission, present Member, Lobby Registration Commission, present Ranking Democrat, Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee, present Ranking Democrat, Committee on Local Government, present Crawford County Democrat Central Committee, Secretary, 1986-1988 Governor's Commission for a Drug Free Indiana Board Member, P.A.C.T. Community Corrections Council and Violent Crimes Task Force Former Board Member, Area 15 Regional Planning Commission Former Chairman for Planning and Policy Commission, Federal Jobs Program

Organization Membership: Member, Agriculture and Energy Committee, National Conference of State Legislatures, present Member, Legislative Effectiveness Committee, National Conference of State Legislatures, present Member, Advisory Board, Partners in Education Member, Advisory Committee Chair, Future Farmers of America of Crawford County Member, Chamber of Commerce Member, Community Mental Health Council Member, Farm Bureau Member, Indiana Beekeepers Association Member, Lions Club Former President, Crawford County 4-H Council Former Board Member, Crawford County Cattleman Association Former Board Member, Harrison Crawford Pork Producers Former Board Member, Hoosier Falls Private Industry Former Board Member, Hoosier Uplands Area Agency for the Aging Former Board Member, Southern Hills Community Mental Health Council


Corrections, Criminal and Civil Matters

Local Government

Natural Resources

Subcommittee on Civil Matters

Utilities and Technology


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