David Long http://wboi.org en National Group Set to Discuss U.S. Constitution in Indianapolis http://wboi.org/post/national-group-set-discuss-us-constitution-indianapolis <p>More than a hundred legislators from around the country will gather in Indianapolis this week to lay the foundation for a future constitutional convention. &nbsp;Indiana Senate President Pro Tem David Long says the gathering comes as state lawmakers grow increasingly concerned about what they see as overreach by the federal government.</p> Thu, 12 Jun 2014 16:23:27 +0000 Brandon Smith 31687 at http://wboi.org National Group Set to Discuss U.S. Constitution in Indianapolis Hoosier legislators expect smoother session http://wboi.org/post/hoosier-legislators-expect-smoother-session <p></p><p>House and Senate leaders say they’re looking forward to a less contentious legislative session than the past two years as the General Assembly convenes Monday.</p><p></p><p>The last two sessions saw sweeping education reforms, Right to Work, abortion bills and immigration measures that created significant conflict between Republicans and Democrats in the legislature.&nbsp;</p><p>Now, the GOP holds a supermajority in both houses.&nbsp;</p> Mon, 07 Jan 2013 19:58:23 +0000 Brandon Smith 8901 at http://wboi.org Hoosier legislators expect smoother session