The proposal has stalled in committee for the past several years – but advocates for Hoosier vets say it's needed now more than ever.
A federal funding measure approved last year will expire Friday. Without anything to replace it, a partial shutdown of federal agencies will begin Saturday.
As NPR reports, some Republican members of Congress are getting a less than friendly reception from their constituents.
The letter says a permanent repeal of the tax would allow small businesses to grow.
Coats announced his retirement last year after spending decades in Congress.
Political scientists say money will likely play a large role in shaping the 9th District race.
The 8th Congressional District Democratic primary was decided by just 64 votes.
Candidates for the seats now held by U.S. Reps. Susan Brooks and Todd Rokita faced a Wednesday filing deadline.
Representatives from various industries across Indiana want to highlight contributions made by immigrants to Indiana.
Representatives Todd Rokita and Susan Brooks, who were vying for the GOP governor pick, have filed to run again for Congress.