Scott Pelath evaluated the House GOP on putting the middle class first, reinforcing traditional public schools and taking a break from divisive social issues.
At the Statehouse, the House passed a budget and a bill overhauling the state's criminal code. The Senate passed legislation regulating drug-induced abortions.
The Senate approved a bill that would require women to have an ultrasound before a drug-induced abortion.
The bill still requires women seeking drug-induced abortions to get a have an ultrasound before taking RU-486.
The bill would also mandate clinics distributing abortion-inducing drugs have the same facilities as surgical abortion centers.
One bills ban abortions based on the fetus' characteristics, and another requires providers to give women considering an abortion information packets.
Richard Mourdock held a press conference Wednesday to clarify the comments he made in a Senate debate.
U.S. senate candidates focused on foreign policy and other hot button issues like abortion and gun rights.
Reske lashed out at Brooks because of the GOP national platform, but Brooks may have a different view than national Republicans.
Indiana saw a 5 percent drop in the number of abortions performed in the state from 2009 to 2010.