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Stories with person: David Long
  • K-12 schools prepare for funding boosts, cuts in new budget 
    Updated: May-01-15 7:28 pm

    INDIANAPOLIS - As Indiana's fast-growing suburban districts breathe a sigh of relief with more funding on the way, many urban and rural districts are bracing for drastic cuts under the state's new budget and experts say there might not be a middle ground between the two.

  • Lawmakers back shifting school policy authority from Ritz 
    Updated: Apr-29-15 9:43 pm

    INDIANAPOLIS - Indiana lawmakers have approved a proposal that strips Democratic state schools Superintendent Glenda Ritz of some of her authority over the State Board of Education.

  • Conservative pastors slam Bosma, Long over religion law fix 
    Updated: Apr-27-15 5:04 pm

    INDIANAPOLIS - Republican Gov. Mike Pence and legislative leaders failed to protect religious liberties by approving a change to Indiana's religious objections law, conservative religious leaders said Monday.

  • Slower growth could mean cuts for new Indiana budget 
    Updated: Apr-16-15 4:50 pm

    INDIANAPOLIS - Indiana's budget writers are set to look for ways to trim the new state spending plan after updated projections on Thursday showed slower than expected growth in tax collections.

  • Indiana success emboldens gay rights advocates in states story has photos
    Updated: Apr-04-15 4:29 pm

    INDIANAPOLIS - Gay rights advocates are hoping to parlay the momentum from their legislative victories in Indiana and Arkansas this week into further expanding legal protections for gays and lesbians in those states and others.