2020 General Assembly State Lawmaker Proposes Eliminating U.S. Senate Primaries By Brandon Smith • Jan 17, 2020 File photo: Brandon Smith / IPB News An Indiana state senator wants to get rid of primary elections for U.S. Senate races. Indiana Black Legislative Caucus Unveils 2020 Agenda By Brandon Smith • Jan 14, 2020 Brandon Smith / IPB News The Indiana Black Legislative Caucus wants the state to push forward measures that will improve prescription drug costs, children’s health and jail overcrowding. House Passes State Surplus Spending Bill, Sends It To The Senate By Brandon Smith • Jan 13, 2020 Lauren Chapman / IPB News The Indiana House approved a surplus spending bill Monday. It now goes to the Senate. Indiana House Democrats' 2020 Agenda: Invest In Human Capital By Brandon Smith • Jan 6, 2020 Lauren Chapman / IPB News Indiana House Democrats say they want the state to invest in “human capital” this year – everything from paid family leave to teacher pay raises and better mental health care access in schools. Indiana General Assembly's 2020 Session Begins Monday By Brandon Smith • Jan 6, 2020 File photo: Brandon Smith / IPB News The 2020 legislative session begins Monday as lawmakers gather in Indianapolis for a short session, which is slated to end in mid-March.