Though a House committee included extensive tax changes to the bill, those changes were taken out before the measure left the House this week.
The proposed House bill set a goal for the state to have 80 percent of 13 -15 year olds vaccinated against HPV by 2020.
Students, teachers and parents from Gary, Mishawaka and Indianapolis gathered at the Statehouse to celebrate improvements in statewide rankings and test scores.
Gov. Mike Pence’s proposed tax bill aims to simplify the tax code by, in part, eliminating more than two dozen tax credits.
Among the many provisions of Pence’s bill is a change to a sales tax exemption for Hoosier businesses.
The announcement of those refunds — expected to total $2 million — is the latest in the BMV's ongoing repayment for overcharging its customers.
While the governor's proposed health care expansion got a seal of approval, press organizations criticized his plan to create a state-run news agency.
In a statement, the governor said the decision came after "thorough review of the preliminary planning and careful consideration of the concerns expressed."
Pence’s communications director Christy Denault says the original intent of the Just IN news service was to serve as a clearinghouse for press releases.
The State of Indiana is launching a resource website called Just IN to house press releases from government agencies.