House Republicans spent more than four hours Wednesday in private caucus meetings.
House Speaker Brian Bosma addressed the scandal involving a state representative caught sexting a porn star Thursday.
Gov. Pence's proposed budget kept nearly 13 percent of state revenue in reserve. But in their budget proposal House Republicans kept reserves below 12 percent.
The legislature last updated ethics laws for government employees about a decade ago.
A fight over funding may be looming at the General Assembly between local community corrections programs and the state Department of Correction.
The legislation is aimed at providing more transparency in both the legislative and executive branches of state government.
Voices calling for Indiana to create an independent redistricting commission are getting louder this session.
Bosma says because the issue is so complex, he thinks the bill will die of what he calls “its own heavy weight.”
The Indiana Chamber of Commerce says the state faces a $750 million funding gap to maintain its roads. Changes to the state's fuel taxes could help.
Senate President Pro Tem David Long is warning of far-reaching consequences if the government rejects Indiana's request to expand the Healthy Indiana plan.