Indiana Senate

Politics & Government
10:45 am
Fri April 5, 2013

Senate budget includes tax cut, but Pence wants more

Ind. Senate President Pro Tem David Long presents the Senate's new state budget.
Credit Brandon Smith / Indiana Public Broadcasting

The Indiana Senate budget proposal unveiled Thursday does include an income tax cut, but it's not nearly as large as Governor Mike Pence proposed. Still, Pence says it’s a good start.

Last year, then-congressman Mike Pence made a 10% income tax cut proposal the centerpiece of his campaign.  But when House Republicans presented their budget earlier this session, Governor Pence’s tax cut was nowhere to be found. 

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