State Senator Luke Kenley says funding the 21st Century Scholarship Program is important to reach college success in the state.
The mayor joins Jeff Quyle, Morgan County Councilman and Matt Greller, Indiana Association of Cities and Towns Director on the panel.
House Minority Leader Scott Pelath, D-Michigan City, says he will also look for opportunities to work with the GOP.
Agriculture industry advocates plan to make recommendations to the legislature about how to label goods that are grown and produced locally.
The legislature met today to make technical corrections to bills that it passed earlier this year.
Indiana's General Assembly will meet June 17 to change the state's criminal code.
The light rail component of the transit bill is still dividing many legislators in the final weeks of the session.
The full Senate will likely vote on the measure this week.
The expansion would be funded through rider fees and corporate and employment taxes.
A proposed bill in the Senate would eliminate gun buyback programs in the state.