Details were found in an Office of Congressional Ethics report, which concluded the trip appears to have been "for personal purposes."
Lieutenant Governor Sue Ellspermann has named the former Democratic state representative to become the director of intergovernmental relations.
State Representative Phyllis Pond, R-New Haven, was first elected in 1978.
The bill says all new superintendent contracts must be made public for one week before they are signed.
Hundreds of people filled the Council Chambers of City Hall for the meeting, including environmental groups, and members of Bloomington’s business community.
Ideas presented to the committee included complete legalization and taxation of marijuana.
Corporate tax rates would fall 2% under a bill passed by the Indiana House Thursday.
Members of the public are asking for more time and more information about redistricting maps released this week.
The bill transfers control over establishing private-public partnership toll roads in Indiana from the state legislature to the governor.
With Indiana House Republicans making public their redistricting maps, several incumbents from both parties have been drawn together.