Hoosier women earn about 73 cents for every dollar men make for the same work.
The senate minority leader says two Senate Democrats plan to introduce bills in the upcoming session calling for a $10 per hour state minimum wage.
State Democratic Party Chair John Zody says Indiana's congressional delegation needs to stop pointing fingers and stop the government shutdown.
Most Republican legislators are blaming President Barack Obama, while Democrats are saying Republicans need to learn to compromise.
In a 3-2 decision, the state Supreme Court decided the fines imposed on Democrats for walking out of the statehouse are a legislative, not a judicial matter.
Once the three Democrat-held seats are eliminated, Republicans will control the city-county council.
The budget spearheaded by House Republicans passed the Ways and Means Committee on Tuesday along party lines.
The House budget unveiled Friday would restore K-12 education funding above 2010 levels.
Because the GOP has a supermajority in House of Representatives, Democrats must unify if they want to push through any of their initiatives.
House Republicans picked up nine seats in the 2012 elections, putting them over the 67 needed to secure a quorum-proof majority.