The Environmental Protection Agency says the standards will help combat climate change, but Governor Mike Pence says the proposal could hurt Indiana's economy.
The mission marks Mike Pence's first overseas trip to Japan as governor.
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.
The speech will be Mike Pence's first GOP response as governor. He delivered it several times while in Congress.
The private sector added 5,900 jobs in Indiana, but the state's unemployment rate held at 8.4 percent, which is a full percent higher than the national rate.
Governor Mike Pence is traveling to Japan in September to talk to business leaders about investment in Indiana.
Christel DeHaan says she supports a review of the A-F grading system.
Pence says the Indiana Career Council will focus on compiling information on the state’s existing workforce development and job training efforts.
The Leading Index for Indiana was developed by the Indiana Business Research Center to serve as a predictor of the state's economy.
Governor Mike Pence is recommending Marsha Coats to become Indiana’s Republican National Committeewoman.