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August is Child Support Awareness Month

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

The month of August is recognized as National Child Support Awareness month. The Indiana Department of Child Services (DCS) reminds Hoosiers of the opportunity to acknowledge the vital role child-support payments play in the well-being of thousands of children. more »

Legislative Council Announces Interim Study Committee Topics

Wednesday, June 3, 2015

During the legislative session, issues arise that require further in-depth study and discussion before being addressed with legislation. Based on these issues, the Legislative Council assigns topics for the General Assembly to study each summer. more »

Take an Indiana “Staycation

Thursday, May 21, 2015

Summer is almost here, and there’s no better time to enjoy the sun and sights of Indiana. If you’re looking for fun and frugal activities for your family, check out these “staycation” ideas. more »

Sen. Long: Education Was the Winner in 2015 Legislative Session

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Indiana Senate President Pro Tem David Long (R-Fort Wayne) recently authored an op-ed in the Fort Wayne Journal Gazette highlighting this year’s legislative accomplishments for Indiana’s education system, including historic funding increases, improved teacher pay and more flexibility for local schools. more »

Senate Republicans Release Budget Plan

Thursday, April 9, 2015

Senate Republicans released a state budget plan this morning that continues Indiana’s decade-long record as a national leader in responsible spending. more »