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January 23, 2015

 

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Critics say the new energy efficiency program needs major revisions. The state is watching the Pre-k pilot programs to see if the benefits outweigh the costs.

January 23, 2015

 

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Lawmakers, Advocates Spar Over Energy Efficiency Alternative

Energizing Indiana aimed to reduce the state’s energy consumption by about 12 percent over ten years. Does a proposed replacement go far enough?

January 21, 2015

 

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Amid Overwhelming Demand, State Ponders Growing Pre-K Pilot

Indiana plans to follow students enrolled in the pre-k pilot for the next several years to determine whether those benefits outweigh the cost to the state.

January 17, 2015

 

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Questions Remain As Terre Haute Mayor Renegotiates Contract

Mayor Duke Bennett factored an expected $3 million in last years budget, and without it, the city's finances remain in the red.

January 16, 2015

 

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The consequences of raising Indiana's minimum wage. Academic leaders in Indiana are praising President Obama's plan to offer free community college.

January 16, 2015

 

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Minimum Wage Hike In Indiana Could Be A Tough Sell

Twenty-nine states and the District of Columbia now have a minimum wage higher than the federal minimum, but the chances of Indiana following suit aren't great.

January 15, 2015

 

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The consequences of raising Indiana's minimum wage. Academic leaders in Indiana are praising President Obama's plan to offer free community college.

January 14, 2015

 

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Can Free Tuition Change Students’ Attitudes About College?

President Obama wants to bring down the cost of community college tuition, and advocates in Indiana are excited about a platform for a national conversation.

January 9, 2015

 

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Are Indiana leaders overstepping their authority to regulate e-cigs? A proposal addresses resident's otter concerns but will it cause otters to disappear again.

January 9, 2015

 

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Proposed E-Cigarette Regulations Creating Controversy

The proposed regulations would allow for more enforcement at the state level.

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