The bill bans abortions based solely on the sex, race, or disability of a fetus. It also includes provisions about the disposal of fetal remains.
The bill bans abortions based solely on the fetus' sex, race or disability. Pence hasn't decided yet whether to sign the bill.
The state argues suspending Syrian refugee resettlement is in the best interest of Hoosier safety.
Gov. Pence awarded the Sachem Award posthumously to Indianapolis broadcaster Amos Brown.
This session will be dominated by debate over granting civil rights protections to gays and lesbians.
The governor has declined because of a scheduling conflict, a spokesperson for the Syrian American Council confirmed.
A group of 27 governors wants the federal government to suspend the program until it completes an "exhaustive review of all security measures."
In a statement released this morning, the governor said he’s directing state agencies to suspend the resettlement of additional Syrian refugees.
Pence says the Democrats' proposal could bankrupt the state.
Legislators will only be in town for about 10 weeks for the 2016 legislative session.