News Releases

Donato: Senate District 18 awarded more COVID-19 response funding

STATEHOUSE (April 20, 2021) — Senate District 18 was recently awarded funds to help communities continue to address the impact of COVID-19, said State Sen. Stacey Donato (R-Logansport). more »

Leising: Senate District 42 awarded more COVID-19 response funding

STATEHOUSE (April 19, 2021) — Senate District 42 was recently awarded funds to help communities continue to address the impact of COVID-19, said State Sen. Jean Leising (R-Oldenburg). more »

Statement from Senate President Pro Tem Rodric Bray4.16.21

Senate President Pro Tem Rodric Bray (R-Martinsville) made the following statement today regarding the mass shooting at the Plainfield FedEx facility: more »

Alting: Senate Budget increases funding for special education students 4.13.2021

Senate Republicans recently passed a two-year state budget that would increase funding for special education students, said State. Sen. Ron Alting (R-Lafayette). more »

Statement from State Sen. Ryan Mishler4.15.21

State Sen. Ryan Mishler (R-Bremen), chair of the Senate Committee on Appropriations, made the following statement regarding the revenue forecast announced today: more »

Statement from Senate President Pro Tem Rodric Bray4.15.21

Senate President Pro Tem Rodric Bray (R-Martinsville) made the following statement regarding the revenue forecast announced today: more »

Buchanan: Bill to expand rural internet access passes House 4.14.2021

A bill co-authored by State Sen. Brian Buchanan (R-Lebanon) that would expand rural internet access today passed the Indiana House of Representatives with bipartisan support Tuesday, April 13. more »

Ford: Bill to protect Hoosier parents with disabilities passes House 4.12.2021

A bill authored by State Sen. Jon Ford (R-Terre Haute) that would protect the rights of Hoosier parents with disabilities unanimously passed the Indiana House of Representatives today. more »

Alting: Bill to protect Hoosier parents with disabilities passes House 4.12.2021

A bill co-authored by State Sen. Ron Alting (R-Lafayette) that would protect the rights of Hoosier parents with disabilities unanimously passed the Indiana House of Representatives today. more »

Messmer: Creating urban agricultural zones in Indiana 4.9.2021

Agriculture is a fundamental part of Indiana, contributing more than $31 billion dollars to our economy each year. While farming is predominantly practiced in rural areas of our state, we have recently seen an increased interest in urban agriculture, which enables communities to work together to provide fresh produce for Hoosier families. more »