The Illinois State Legislature still hasn’t solved the pension or budget problems but they could soon make the state the next to legalize medical marijuana.
Patients with severe disabilities and illnesses are asking lawmakers to let them use the drug.
They say it's the only thing helping them live a pain-free life. Experts say that they need about a dozen more "yes" votes in the House to get it through.
Indiana Department of Administration Commissioner Robert Wynkoop has resigned accept a position at PurdueUniversity, if the ethics commission gives the go-ahead.
IDOA handles lots of jobs including fleet management, the handling of state or federal surplus equipment, state contracts, real estate leasing and purchase, state travel and logistics.
Wynkoop was first appointed to the job by former Governor Mitch Daniels.
Meanwhile Indiana Department of Natural Resources Director Robert Carter may also leave his position to take a position with IvyTechCommunity College.
No word on what that position may be.