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Buses, Buzzer Beaters and Budget Battles

Posted by jpellman on March 3, 2017

It’s March in Indianapolis.  Big Ten basketball fans are streaming into town for the Women’s Tournament, high school sectionals are underway, and Selection Sunday is just a week away.

Over at the Statehouse, legislators are putting on their game faces as we tip off the second half of the session.  Bills that were on the bubble have largely been benched as third reading deadlines passed in both houses.  And even though opponents tried to force overtime (with a last-ditch motion to delay the final vote), mass transit earned a blowout victory in the City-County Council.