With just days left in this year's legislative session, the House and the Senate still appear far apart on some key tax provisions.
The forecast delivered to the State Budget Committee projects about $200 million dollars than the forecast from December.
Last month saw the fourth consecutive month of better-than-predicted sales tax collections.
Republicans rejected several attempts by Democrats Wednesday to increase pre-K funding.
Senate Republicans rolled out their version of the budget bill, one that diverges from the House budget in a few key areas.
The Trump Administration’s proposed budget eliminates the $300 million in annual funding for the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative.
Indiana Coalition Against Domestic Violence Executive Director Laura Berry says her organization didn’t ask lawmakers for a funding increase.
The Senate kicked off budget hearings, a committee approved a college immunization bill and the Indiana House Speaker reacted to the federal health care bill.
Some public university presidents expressed concerns over funding increases and the state's performance funding formula for higher education.
Under the plan, K-12 education funding would be increased by 1.1 percent in the first year, and 1.7 percent in the second year, or a total of $273 million.