Statehouse File

Democrats and Republicans have both said increased funding for Indiana educators is on their agenda, but there is little agreement about how to make that happen.

Indiana‘s largest professional education organization unveiled a legislative agenda Monday that calls for increasing teacher salaries, which are among the lowest in the nation.

Indiana Senate Democrats said they will push for $150 million in wage hikes for teachers as part of their agenda in the 2019 legislative session—as well as a hate crimes bill and medical marijuana legalization

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