The caucus’ top priorities include a long-term road funding plan, replacing the ISTEP test and addressing vaping liquid regulations.
Governor-elect Eric Holcomb rolled out his legislative agenda this week while House Republicans unveiled their road funding plan.
Holcomb's agenda includes a 20-year road plan with potential tax increases, expanded pre-k and making the State Superintendent an appointed position.
The proposed first steps would cover less than half of the state’s needs.
Indiana’s infrastructure task force approved recommendations that include raising taxes to generate funds for roads and bridges.
August tax collections came in more than $25 million less than expected – following a July return of more than $7 million below projections.
Donald Trump has not released any of his tax returns, and during his time as governor Pence has never made his returns public.
Both sales and individual income taxes fell short of the mark, with corporate income taxes the lone bright spot for the month.
The traditional April 15 filing deadline was extended because of Emancipation Day, a legal holiday in the nation's capital.
Indiana’s tax collections remain just barely above target through eight months of the fiscal year.