Why did Governor Mike Pence want to meet recently with the three candidates for State Treasurer?
With a little more than two weeks remaining in the 2014 Legislative session, Governor Mike Pence says lawmakers should fund a pilot pre-school voucher program and study the long-term implications of implementing early childhood education.
Indiana House Democratic Leader Scott Pelath says lawmakers have failed the public by focusing on issues that don’t help working families.
Two key Indiana lawmakers aren’t warming up to the idea of using state dollars to completely replace funds local governments lose to the proposed reduction/elimination of the business personal property tax.
A few hours after numerous local officials strongly addressed their concerns that repealing the business personal property tax (BPPT) would devastate their budgets, Governor Mike Pence met with some them to provide assurances he supported replacing lost revenue.
Indiana Governor Mike Pence won’t say whether state dollars should be used to replace any local revenue lost due to the elimination of the business personal property tax.
The Statehouse is abuzz today as to what key player might be leaving the Pence administration. Luckily, we know who it is. You can too if you get the next edition of “The Cheat Sheet”.