Despite GOP assurances to the contrary, the House Minority Leader's prediction comes as Glenda Ritz battles with the State Board of Education.
Republican leaders say the decision to move forward on the amendment will be made internally by House and Senate Republican caucuses.
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.
House Speaker Brian Bosma says the legislature is largely finished dealing with implementation of the Affordable Care Act this session.
A former Baron Hill and Obama 2012 presidential campaign staffer, John Zody replaces Dan Parker.
Governor Mike Pence says he is not pursuing healthcare expansion under the Affordable Care Act through the Medicaid program.
House Republicans and Governor Mike Pence have not seen eye-to-eye on a proposed 10-percent income tax cut.
A majority House vote ended the Democrat budget proposal aimed at K-12 funding and progressive tax cut.
Democratic lawmakers called out the GOP on Friday, saying they have to stop sidestepping the issue.
The legislation would allow local school boards to hire a superintendent who does not hold a superintendent’s license or a teacher’s license.