Senate Democrats honor those who serve in the US Armed Forces

As we take time to reflect on the sacrifices made by our servicemen and women this Veterans Day, the Indiana Senate Democrats would like...

2013 New Indiana Laws

The Indiana General Assembly approved just under 300 new laws this year, many of which will become effective July 1. The changes in state law taking place this summer impact a variety of issues. Read on for a brief summary of some of the new laws taking effect July 1, 2013, and several that are already effective.

Memorial Day: Remembering its origins and those who fought for freedom

On Memorial Day Weekend, Hoosiers typically spend the weekend celebrating the Indy 500 and cooking-out, but the weekend means so much more. Memorial Day...

2014 Session Halftime: A look at Senate-passed bills

Tuesday marked the halfway point of the 2014 legislative session as lawmakers worked to gain approval for their proposals. Senate bills not making it...

A Memorial Day message from the Indiana Senate Democrats State Senator Jim Arnold (D-LaPorte), Ranking Minority Member on the Senate Veteran's Affairs & Military committee, passes along a Memorial Day message on behalf...

2014 session preview: Interim study committees release final recommendations

2014 Preview: Recommendations from interim study committees Throughout the summer and fall when the Indiana General Assembly is not in session, lawmakers convene interim committees...

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Lanane OpEd: “Is this the best we can do for children in Indiana?”

The 2017 Kids Count Data Report published by the Annie E. Casey Foundation and the Indiana Youth Institute ranks Indiana 28th among states for...