After lawmakers eliminated the Energizing Indiana program, Governor Mike Pence says the state needs to rethink its energy strategy.
The March revenue report for Indiana shows improvement from February, but it doesn't make up for previous months' revenues that have fallen below predictions.
The money will be used to add lanes to Interstate 65 just south of Indianapolis and around Lafayette.
Gov. Mike Pence signed legislation giving a tax credit to families who adopt, hoping Indiana can be one of the most pro-adoption states in the country.
Legislation passed this session eliminates the Energizing Indiana Program, which was designed to encourage energy efficiency programs.
Indiana’s unemployment rate declined for the seventh consecutive month and has dropped nearly 2 percent over the last year.
Pence Thursday signed legislation authorizing the release of $400 million for transportation projects.
The governor says the program is the beginning of a new chapter of hope and opportunity for Indiana’s disadvantaged children.
Rep. Eric Turner, R-Cicero, is responding to calls for an investigation into his actions surrounding a nursing home construction moratorium bill.
Sen. Dan Coats, R-Indiana, says the extension is further proof that the health care mandate needs to be replaced.