Senator Richard Lugar is continuing to battle Treasurer Richard Mourdock for the Republican nomination.
House Democrats refused to attend a 1:30 p.m. session called today. They are in caucus with no sign of coming out.
Democrats say the Republican's plan to push for right-to-work legislation will drive down wages.
Top Republican leaders have made it known that a right-to-work bill will be on the top of their agenda for this session.
Each lawmaker had to pay a different dollar amount for walking out during the spring legislative session. Representative Peggy Welch paid $8,000.
Democratic Mayor Greg Goodnight praised the re-election of Republican City Council members.
"We’re obviously at a point where there has been a tremendous dysfunction in the House and the Senate."
The deal is opposed by both Democratic and Republican representatives from Indiana. 3 Hoosier congressmen voted for the bill.
The concerns of those who attended the town hall meeting at an Indianapolis Baptist church ranged from confusion over Medicare’s various plans and policies.
Some speculate Donnelly’s decision to run is based on the new congressional redistricting maps approved by the Indiana General Assembly.