Friday, March 15, 2019
Each year, Hoosiers have the opportunity to share their thoughts on topics and issues facing Indiana by taking their senator’s legislative survey. more »
Friday, March 8, 2019
National Agriculture Month, celebrated each March, recognizes the vital role agriculture plays across the country and in our local communities. more »
Wednesday, March 6, 2019
This week marks the halfway point for the 2019 legislative session, meaning the Senate and House of Representatives will now consider legislation passed by the opposite chamber. more »
Friday, February 22, 2019
The opioid-abuse epidemic continues to take a toll on our state and local communities. more »
Friday, February 15, 2019
Indiana currently devotes over half of our General Fund to K-12 education, meaning we spend a higher percentage of our budget on K-12 education than all but two other states, with annual spending exceeding $8 billion. more »
STATEHOUSE (April 18, 2019) – A bill authored by State Sen. Jeff Raatz (R-Richmond) that would help ensure proper oversight of virtual education programs today passed the Senate by a vote of 39 to 7.
STATE HOUSE (April 18, 2019) — A bill authored by State Sen. Jim Merritt (R-Indianapolis) that would help homeless youth in Indiana today passed the Senate by a vote of 36 to 10.