Sen. Jim Banks authored the bill and says there is not enough information about why only half of veterans with post traumatic stress disorder seek help.
Rep. Ron Alting, R-Lafayette, is proposing a tax cut to military salaries, but the bill faces a tough battles in the legislature.
The study's researcher says the military can still discharge transgender individuals if they begin their transition while on active duty.
Members of the Indiana National Guard are facing one day of furloughs per week between now and the end of September.
A new state law enacted this week aims to get veterans into the federal system more quickly, but the Department of Veterans Affairs still has a long backlog.
A bill making its way through Congress would reform investigation policies for sexual abuse cases in the military.
Kyle Clayton worked as a reporter and anchor at WFIU and WTIU before taking a job at KYUK public radio in Alaska.
The bill is named after a Farmland, Indiana native who died four years ago after returning from service overseas.
The House version of the bill adds language instituting a tuition freeze for combat veterans.
Last year, more combat troops took their own life than died in combat in Afghanistan.