Republican Congressman Todd Young and his Democratic opponent Shelli Yoder disagree on last Thursday’s ruling about the Supreme Court’s Ruling on the Affordable Health Care act or as it is more commonly known, “Obamacare.”
Educators put new performance pay formula under microscope
The Indiana General Assembly passed a new educational measure in 2011 that will directly and dynamically affect how teachers earn their keep in the classroom. The new law, sometimes called the “performance pay” funding formula, incorporates student’s standardized test scores into the equation for the first time ever.
Governor Mitch Daniels said he isn’t doing anything different in his final six months of office then he did through the first seven years. He said from day one he has made is a point to mingle and spend time with residents of the Hoosier state. That’s what he did prior to the start of last week’s Fourth of July parade in Pekin.