Lawrence M. Borst collection
Scope and Contents
The second series, consisting of materials from Borst’s service in the Indiana State Senate, reflects Borst’s chairmanship of the Senate Finance Committee and his chairmanship of its Taxation Subcommittee Other activities of the Senate Finance Committee included in part two are those of the Local Government Finance Subcommittee and the financing of state education, involving both community schools and post-secondary education. Included, too, are materials collected from Borst’s membership in the Roads and Transportation Committee. One large portion of part two covers the activities of the State Budget Committee which, of necessity, touches upon every agency of state government. Materials found in the collection include House and Senate bills, amendments, letters, memoranda, schedules, legislative and committee reports, proposals, financial reports, impact studies, and press releases.
- Borst, Lawrence Marion, 1927-2016 (Person)
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Conditions Governing Use
In 1965, Borst co-founded the Republican Action Committee. In political service to Indianapolis, he was a member of the Mayor’s Progress Committee in 1971 and the executive council in 1973. On a state level, Borst served in the Indiana House of Representatives in 1967 and in the Indiana Senate from 1969 to 1984. Borst was both secretary and president of the Indiana Veterinary Medical Association.
1.6 Cubic Feet (2 manuscript boxes, 1 cubic foot box)
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