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Summary:
This fact sheet examines Indiana's economic performance in the wake of the state's passage of "right-to-work" (RTW) legislation. It finds that there is little evidence RTW has spurred state job...
Subject:
Unions and Collective Bargaining
Year:
2012
Source:
Economic Policy Institute
Summary:
This paper draws on phone interviews conducted with teachers, principals, or site coordinators at 14 schools across the country that integrate wraparound services with a strong academic focus to serve large...
Subject:
Teachers, K-12 Education
Year:
2012
Source:
Center for American Progress
Summary:
This policy brief highlights the movement in Indiana and elsewhere where large sums of money have been devoted to backing Right-to-Work (RTW) bills, with lobbyists claiming that RTW spurs job growth and...
Subject:
Unions and Collective Bargaining
Year:
2012
Source:
Economic Policy Institute
Summary:
This report examines the overall compensation, wages and benefits, of public-sector and private-sector employees in Indiana. The report finds that when comparisons control for education, experience, hours of...
Subject:
Wages and Compensation, Public Sector Employees
Year:
2011
Source:
Economic Policy Institute
Summary:
This fact sheet provides information about the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) program including who’s eligible, dollar value of the credit, number of people who claim it, and specifically data about...
Subject:
Taxation - Credits, Taxation - Individual Income, Taxation - Individual Income, Taxation - Credits
Year:
2011
Source:
Indiana Community Action Association
Summary:
This fact sheet provides information about public sector employee compensation in Indiana. It includes statistics on the wages, education, and work experience of Indiana’s public sector workers. The fact...
Subject:
Wages and Compensation, Public Sector Employees
Year:
2011
Source:
Economic Policy Institute
Summary:
This report claims that one constitutionally permissible form of public financing, small-donor matching funds, will improve participation – changing the sources of candidate funding by altering the...
Subject:
Campaign Finance
Year:
2011
Source:
The Campaign Finance Institute
Summary:
This fact sheet combats claims by the Indiana Chamber of Commerce that "right-to-work" legislation will provide economic benefits to the state. The sheet focuses on the methodologically poor...
Subject:
Unions and Collective Bargaining
Year:
2011
Source:
Economic Policy Institute
Summary:
A bill which prohibits the state from contracting with a private entity to administer or process eligibility intake for government entitlement programs; exempts from the prohibition a health care provider...
Subject:
Public Assistance, Government Contracts and Procurement
Year:
2009
Source:
Indiana Legislature
Summary:
Dual credit programs, student graduation plan, and virtual learning. Establishes the concurrent enrollment partnership to coordinate dual credit programs among Indiana high schools and state educational...
Subject:
School Funding, Curriculum and Programming, K-12 Education, Higher Education
Year:
2008
Source:
Indiana Legislature