Sen. Joe Donnelly says the office will help veterans with questions they have about federal benefits.
Last year, more combat troops took their own life than died in combat in Afghanistan.
Senator Joe Donnelly (D-Indiana) says he wants more flexibility in where cuts must happen, while Governor Mike Pence says the state is planning where to cut.
Indiana stands to get over $16 million to fund services and programs to assist victims of domestic violence.
Senator Joe Donnelly wants to allocate more federal funding to programs that train people in fields with the highest demand.
During a stop at ThyssenKrupp Presta in Terre Haute, Sen. Joe Donnelly says he is working to pass a bill that would allocate funds to job training.
Political watchers disagree about whether Joe Donnelly’s push to rally moderates to get work done in Washington during the 113th Congress will be effective.
Legislators say the are ready to get to work with just two months before another showdown, over raising the debt limit and avoiding automatic spending cuts.
Indiana saw several changes to its political roster after the 2012 elections.
Election recap: Some of the the election night victory speeches.