Bob Behning, R-Indianapolis, has proposed a plan to allow failing private and religious schools to appeal to keep receiving publicly funded vouchers.
Hamilton announced the approval of a $2 million upgrade to the Animal Shelter and $150,000 to create an independent community financial institution.
Syringe exchange programs still face significant opposition from some officials, and funding the programs remains the largest barrier.
Lawmakers passed an amended version of the bill that drew more than 5 hours of public testimony last week.
Residents have until March 31 to move out of a contaminated housing complex. After that date, the city says remaining residents will be involuntarily relocated.
The House approved comprehensive road funding legislation that raises fuel taxes and opens the door to tolling Indiana interstate highways.
The move is awaiting approval from the Indiana University Health board.
According to the study, the number of hate groups in the United States increased from 892 in 2015 to 917 in 2016.
Peter Buttigieg is the mayor of South Bend, Ind., who's running for DNC chair.
The deaths of the two teenage girls are being investigated as homicides.