There are a series of legislative proposals in the Indiana Senate and House of Representatives to address healthcare costs. These proposals are driven by special interests and will not achieve the desired outcome and could actually lead to higher costs for Hoosiers.
As Congress and many state legislatures get under way for the year, there are lots of new lawmakers out there starting to learn the ropes. It’s an exhilarating, exhausting time, and they’ll have plenty of questions about the challenges. But here’s one thing they might not even have imagined: The hardest part of their new jobs may be the most basic — casting a vote on legislation.