Changes made to the Indiana Criminal code set to take effect this summer will place a renewed emphasis on Community Corrections.
Legislation passed this sessions builds upon a law created in 2012.
The approved legislation releases $200 million right away but requires state budget committee approval for the second $200 million.
Tax revenues were more than $38 million below projections in January, putting the state about $35 million off expectations for the fiscal year.
Two state bills aim to increase efficiency in higher education in Indiana, and some Indiana University faculty members are concerned about the consequences.
The state superintendent will co-chair a panel appointed by her office, the governor’s office and state lawmakers in re-writing Indiana's A-F system.
Governor Pence sent legislators a letter on Monday outlining his plan for cushioning the blow to Jackson and Pulaski counties if the veto stands.
A study shows LOIT funding is helping pay for local government operations in Indiana but likely confusing the taxpayers who contribute to it.
A legislative study committee begins work this week to establish more permanent regulations to help prevent another tragedy like the State Fair stage collapse.
The residency issue has come up in a number of recent, high-profile campaigns.