The major road funding measure cleared its first hurdle, a government pay raise bill came and went, and a House committee approved syringe exchange legislation.
State Board members say Indiana’s teacher evaluation law needs an overhaul after data released this week shows the most educators were above average.
The largest group of state workers – around 75 percent – get a three percent raise.
Roughly 90 percent of state employees will be getting a pay increase in 2012.
The vote by the city council will apply to all elected officials.
The firefighters union in Kokomo is filing a grievance against the city, stating that they were not given a 1.5% pay raise which they say was promised to them.