Delph says after discussing it with his wife and five daughters, he determined that a run for any office next year would be too great a burden on his family.
Sen. Mike Delph, R-Carmel, is introducing a bill to let the governor or state legislators run for re-election and federal office simultaneously.
The Senate today did not reinsert the second sentence to the proposed constitutional amendment defining marriage as between a man and a woman.
Senator Mike Delph (R-Carmel) is proposing to reward high-performing schools with fewer state regulations.
The bill would also restore single-class basketball in Indiana.
The Indiana Senate is considering a resolution that would require presidential candidates to show an official birth certificate.
Proof of citizenship, English-only documents are stripped from bill.
Opponents say the bill could lead to legalized racial profiling of Indiana's Hispanic population.
Latino students oppose Indiana Senate immigration bill, fearing racial discrimination towards multicultural community.
The Pensions and Labor Committee voted eight-to-one Wednesday in favor of a bill that will crack down on illegal immigration.