Indiana State Senator Luke Kenley, one of the most influential lawmakers at the Statehouse, will retire later this year after 25 years in office.
The bill's author says he’s open to changes – including creation of a registry for short-term rentals – but put a deadline for those proposals.
Lawmakers say they'll have to revisit road funding again next session.
The bill would spend down the state's surplus instead of generating revenue from tax increases.
The Senate on Tuesday rejected proposals that would open the door to legalizing medical marijuana in Indiana.
Karen Tallian, D-Portage, says there's no evidence marijuana is a public health threat.
Sen. Karen Tallian's decision leaves John Gregg as the sole Democrat still in the race for governor.
Ritz raised just $30,000 in the last six months and has about $112,000 cash on hand – less than she started the year with.
State Sen. Karen Tallian, D-Portage, will face John Gregg in the 2016 Democratic primary.
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